Colin Neagle

Assistant Community Editor

Colin Neagle manages blogs for Network World, including but not limited to those published on the Cisco Subnet, Microsoft Subnet, and Open Source Subnet. He also writes feature articles and blog posts about emerging technologies, among other things, and he usually doesn't write about himself in the third person, so please don't judge him by this bio.

Steve Ballmer might be dipping his toes back into tech

Are wearables dead? This report says consumer interest is declining fast

Are wearables dead? This report says consumer interest is declining fast

A new report says consumer interest in wearables like the Apple Watch and Fitbit has dropped consistently this year.

Smart refrigerator hack exposes Gmail login credentials

Smart refrigerator hack exposes Gmail login credentials

A Samsung smart refrigerator designed to integrate Gmail Calendar information has a vulnerability that could allow hackers to steal Gmail user names and passwords.

Comcast planning nationwide gigabit broadband in 2 years. What will it cost?

Comcast planning nationwide gigabit broadband in 2 years. What will it cost?

Comcast is planning a gigabit broadband network based on the DOCSIS 3.1 standard. But the question is,

Facebook axes a future intern for exposing a privacy flaw

Facebook axes a future intern for exposing a privacy flaw

After drawing attention to a long-standing privacy flaw with Facebook's Messenger app, a Harvard student lost his internship offer from the company.

How to watch football: A guide to streaming the 2015 NFL, college football season

How to watch football: A guide to streaming the 2015 NFL, college football season

Tips for cord cutters on how to stream NFL games and college football games, as well as information on services like NFL RedZone, NFL Sunday Ticket, and NFL Game Pass.

How to become an IoT hero for your organization

How to become an IoT hero for your organization

The Internet of Things represents a massive opportunity. Here's what you need to take into account before introducing it to your organization.

Guy who shot down drone actually makes a good point

Guy who shot down drone actually makes a good point

A Kentucky man who shot down a drone that was hovering over his property points out both the need to fix the problem and what will happen if no one does.

Yes! Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' suspension has a tech angle!

Yes! Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' suspension has a tech angle!

Tom Brady's recent 'Deflategate' suspension set off a course of events that has had a ripple effect on Samsung and Apple, after Brady revealed that he switched to an iPhone 6 after destroying his Samsung device.

With 'recall,' Fiat Chrysler makes its car hack worse

With 'recall,' Fiat Chrysler makes its car hack worse

With many of Chrysler, Jeep, and Dodge owners looking to find out how to update their cars' Uconnect software after a Wired article showed that it can be hacked, the company is mailing USB drives with the software patch. This makes it...

Watch hackers remotely immobilize a car while it's traveling on a highway

Watch hackers remotely immobilize a car while it's traveling on a highway

Two hackers were able to remotely disable the transmission of a Jeep Cherokee while a Wired journalist was driving it at about 70 miles per hour on a highway.

Why incumbent ISPs should be worried about the broadband market

Why incumbent ISPs should be worried about the broadband market

More evidence that the broadband market is being turned on its head - a coalition has surpassed 100 cities looking to find new ways to bring gigabit-speed broadband to their cities.

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