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Tony is principal analyst with the Bradley Strategy Group, providing analysis and insight on tech trends. He is a prolific writer on a range of technology topics, has authored a number of books, and is a frequent speaker at industry events.

Google phone and netbook hint at Apple playbook

With Google seemingly developing hardware and software, PC World's Tony Bradley wonders if Google is taking a page from Apple's playbook.

Facebook and Google: Contrasts in privacy

The difference between how Facebook and Google have addressed recent privacy issues offers a stark contrast, to PC World's Tony Bradley.

OS X 10.6.2 update breaks Hackintosh netbooks

The latest update to Snow Leopard removes support for the Atom processor, putting an end to "hackintosh" netbooks -- at least for now.

Nook e-reader demand delays shipments

Barnes and Noble's Nook e-reader is in such hot demand that the company is already announcing production delays.

Verizon Droid tethering will cost you

The Verizon Droid launches today, and Verizon will be offering a tethering plan for the handset, at the cost of $30 per month. Still, it's a win over the iPhone, which doesn't yet offer the feature.

Google Voice makes small businesses sound bigger

Why is Google Voice worth a look? The free service gives small companies an opportunity to use advanced call management features typically reserved for big budget businesses.

Nokia lawsuit seeks a piece of the iPhone pie

Nokia is entitled to protect its investments in research and its intellectual property. But PC World's Tony Bradley says there's reason to be skeptical of the timing and motives of Nokia's lawsuit claiming the iPhone infringes on 10 different technology patents.

Protect your privacy on Facebook and Twitter

Sure, you've heard the horror stories about people getting fired because of something they said on Facebook and Twitter. But do you know how to make sure that doesn't happen to you?

Sidekick foul-up is not a failure of the cloud

The Sidekick foul-up is a huge embarrassment for T-Mobile and for Microsoft, with both companies suffering from a loss of credibility when it comes to providing stable and secure mobile service and data protection. However, the failure does not mean that the cloud can't be trusted.

Five reasons to watch Google Wave

Looking for a service that combines e-mail, instant messaging, blogging, document sharing, wikis, and multimedia content? Google thinks you should be. Here are five reasons the company might be right.

Why the Cliq won't click

Motorola's Cliq has a number of innovative and cool features, but ultimately lacks the chemistry to capture any significant portion of the smartphone market, PC World's Tony Bradley says.

T-Mobile has little to offer US mobile providers

While the Orange-T-Mobile deal creates the leading mobile service provider in the UK, its impact in the United States is minimal.

10 reasons Snow Leopard is ready for business

Native Exchange support. Improved 64-bit support. Built-in support for Cisco VPNs. These are just a few of the reasons why Tony Bradley thinks that Snow Leopard is a solid upgrade for businesses.

Facebook aims to become the next Google

Recent moves suggest that the social networking site Facebook wants to be the next Google instead of the latest MySpace, according to PC World's Tony Bradley.

FriendFeed helps Facebook compete with Google, Twitter

The combination of Facebook with FriendFeed functionality puts Facebook in a position to compete directly with Twitter and Google.