Bob Brown

News Editor

I work with Network World's writers and editors to identify and publish the best informational and news stories for enterprise IT and networking professionals. Also, I blog about network research from university and vendor research labs, plus work closely with our wireless reporting team on assignments and projects. Best to reach me by email. If you don't hear back from me, it's probably because I forwarded your pitch to a more appropriate contact here.


Post Black Friday 2016 deals: Best Buy Special Edition Tech Sale

Post Black Friday 2016 deals: Best Buy Special Edition Tech Sale

Just in case you aren't spending enough already on tech products, Best Buy is offering a post-Black Friday 2016 Special Edition Tech Sale featuring super fancy laptops, tablet cases and computer mice.

How to find out if your iPhone 6s is eligible for free battery replacement

How to find out if your iPhone 6s is eligible for free battery replacement

Apple is offering to replace batteries for free on certain iPhone 6s smartphones that shut down randomly: Here's how to find out if yours qualifies

Retailers bombarded Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 shoppers with emails at record rates

Retailers bombarded Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 shoppers with emails at record rates

Some say email is or will soon be dead, but try telling that to retailers who sent out record numbers of Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 pitches in recent weeks.

Hottest Cyber Monday 2016 Google & Microsoft tech deals

Hottest Cyber Monday 2016 Google & Microsoft tech deals

Android and Windows deals are aplenty on Cyber Monday 2016 from retailers such as Dell, Target and Best Buy.

Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 by the numbers

Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 by the numbers

Quickly on the heels of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals come the number crunchers sharing just how the holiday shopping season is actually shaping up.

Hottest Cyber Monday 2016 deals on Apple iPhones, iPads, Macs

Hottest Cyber Monday 2016 deals on Apple iPhones, iPads, Macs

Apple's underwhelming one-day Black Friday sale has come and gone, but other retailers have come to the rescue for Cyber Monday 2016 and put Apple iPhones, iPads, Macs and more on sale this Nov. 28

Amazon Cyber Monday 2016 sales: Ready, Set...

Amazon Cyber Monday 2016 sales: Ready, Set...

Amazon has kicked off Cyber Monday 2016 with a slew of sales this coming week on its own products, such as the Echo and Fire tablets, as well as on items from others, ranging from Exploding Kittens card sets to Nest thermostats.

Apple's underwhelming Black Friday 2016 event is live! Gift cards galore

Apple's underwhelming Black Friday 2016 event is live! Gift cards galore

Apple, which last year was too cool to have a Black Friday sale, has revealed its one-day deals -- focused on older products -- for Black Friday 2016 this Nov. 25.

Cyber Monday 2016 tech deals sampler features Dell, Walmart

Cyber Monday 2016 tech deals sampler features Dell, Walmart

The line between what constitutes a Black Friday 2016 deal and a Cyber Monday one has pretty much disappeared, but what we have here are a handful of tech deals specifically available for Cyber Monday, which is Nov. 28.

Virtually trampling over Black Friday 2016

Virtually trampling over Black Friday 2016

Comedy website dubbed Above Average, which has SNL and 30 Rock blood in its veins, brings us a beautiful mashup of Black Friday deals and virtual reality systems that's just a little too real.

Apple teases 1-day Black Friday 2016 shopping event

Apple teases 1-day Black Friday 2016 shopping event

In a novel approach these days, Apple is actually waiting until Black Friday, Nov. 25, until it reveals its Black Friday 2016 shopping deals.

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