Ken Mingis

Executive Editor, News & Strategy

Ken Mingis is Executive Editor, News & Strategy at Computerworld and oversees the day-to-day operation of and strategic planning for our news team. He also oversees our coverage of Apple.

Mingis on Tech: How IT can prep for robots and avoid big cloud gotchas

The Weekly Wrap: Time to prep for Windows 10 Creators Update

The Weekly Wrap: Time to prep for Windows 10 Creators Update

The latest version of Windows 10 arrives on April 11, but you can get it now if you want. Here's what you need to know before you download.

Mingis on Tech: Energy microgrids, what's up with Apple -- and drones!

Mingis on Tech: Energy microgrids, what's up with Apple -- and drones!

Here's one way to re-build the electric grid: Do it piecemeal with microgrids. With that squared away, we turn to figuring out what Apple is up to and check out DJI's new Mavic drone.

Weekly Wrap: Samsung looks to turn the page with the Galaxy S8

Weekly Wrap: Samsung looks to turn the page with the Galaxy S8

This is the week Samsung hopes it moved on from the disaster of the Note7 with the new Galaxy S8 and S8+. Here's what you need to know.

Mingis on Tech: All about the new Moto G5 Plus

Mingis on Tech: All about the new Moto G5 Plus

Not every smartphone has to skimp on features or cost a small fortune. Case in point: The Moto G5 Plus, which reviewer Dan Rosenbaum says is a good bargain buy.

Mingis on Tech: A dive into Windows 10 Creators Update and the future of OSes

Mingis on Tech: A dive into Windows 10 Creators Update and the future of OSes

Coming soon to a PC near you: Windows 10 Creators Update. But what comes after that in the years ahead for PCs, and Macs, and mobile devices? Are we headed for a voice-activated future?

Mingis on Tech: A madcap MWC 2017 recap

Mingis on Tech: A madcap MWC 2017 recap

Computerworld's Matt Hamblen, just back from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, details the big announcements from the show. Hint: It's not only about smartphones.

Mingis on Tech: Videoconferencing arrives, and the reality behind 'digital transformation'

Mingis on Tech: Videoconferencing arrives, and the reality behind 'digital transformation'

As companies become more decentralized, collaboration becomes more important. So it's good that videoconferencing tech makes that easier than ever. And just what does 'digital transformation' mean?

Mingis on Tech: The skinny on self-driving cars, wireless iPhone charging and Wi-Fi lights

Mingis on Tech: The skinny on self-driving cars, wireless iPhone charging and Wi-Fi lights

Here's why the self-driving car of your dreams is a mirage, at least for the foreseeable future. But an iPhone that charges wirelessly? That might actually happen.

Mingis on Tech: Floating solar panels -- oxymoron or coming energy wave?

Mingis on Tech: Floating solar panels -- oxymoron or coming energy wave?

Our tech trio takes a look at the latest in solar tech -- panels being installed on waterways -- and checks in on VR to see if all the recent hype is more hope than anything else.

Mingis on Tech: 'Alexa, what's in the news?'

Mingis on Tech: 'Alexa, what's in the news?'

Amazon's voice-activated digital assistant Alexa is learning new skills right and left. In fact, she can now deliver the latest tech news from Computerworld.

Mingis on Tech: New year, new CES -- and new AirPods

Mingis on Tech: New year, new CES -- and new AirPods

At CES, you couldn't turn a corner without seeing some kind of virtual reality booth -- or avoid the drone of, well, drones. Our tech trio checks in on this year's show then checks out the latest AirPods from Apple.

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