Ken Mingis

Executive Editor

Ken Mingis is Executive Editor at Computerworld and oversees the day-to-day operation of and strategic planning for our website.

The evolution of the iPad

The evolution of the iPad

With the release of the third-generation iPad Pro, it’s a good time to take a look at the evolution of Apple’s game-changing tablet.

Mingis on Tech: All about Android security
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Mingis on Tech: All about Android security

Google's Android operating system sometimes gets unfairly maligned as being weak on security. Computerworld blogger JR Raphael explains why that's a misconception.

Mingis on Tech: Wireless charging update

Mingis on Tech: Wireless charging update

With Apple embracing the Qi standard in its iPhone X and 8/8+, wireless charging is becoming more mainstream. So what about the debate it'll kill your battery?

Mingis on Tech: The top changes in Windows 10's spring update

Mingis on Tech: The top changes in Windows 10's spring update

With the next update to Windows 10 expected to roll out soon, it's time for a look at what's coming. Windows expert Preston Gralla breaks it down for you.

Mingis on Tech: What do we know about Android P?

Mingis on Tech: What do we know about Android P?

For many Android smartphone users, Oreo hasn't even rolled out, and yet Android P – Oreo's still unnamed successor – is already on the horizon. Android expert JR Raphael offers insights on what's coming, and why Android upgrades...

Mingis on Tech: The rationale for buying an iMac Pro

Mingis on Tech: The rationale for buying an iMac Pro

When it comes to expensive Macs, you can't get much pricier than the iMac Pro, an all-in-one workstation that starts at $4,999. Just who needs that kind of horsepower? This week's guest, that's who.

Tech Talk: The fate of developers (and the future of mobile)
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Tech Talk: The fate of developers (and the future of mobile)

These could be the best of times, or the worst of times to be a developer, given how fast technology (and skills) change. Our experts weigh in on that conundrum – and on what we learned from Mobile World Congress.

Mingis on Tech: Apple's latest iOS healthcare push

Mingis on Tech: Apple's latest iOS healthcare push

When iOS 11.3 arrives later this year, it will allow a limited number of users to more easily access and share healthcare data – part of Apple's ongoing push to connect patients and doctors. Here's what that means and why Apple might...

Mingis on Tech: What's coming up at Mobile World Congress?
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Mingis on Tech: What's coming up at Mobile World Congress?

This year's MWC gets under way Feb. 26 in Barcelona, and while hardware announcements are a given, attendees are more likely to be hearing a lot about 5G networking.

Tech Talk: What's trending for 2018?
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Tech Talk: What's trending for 2018?

The end of passwords may – or may not – be nigh. Blockchain is clearly evolving, as is 'serverless' computing. And our panel remains convinced Apple's HomePod is late to the game.

Mingis on Tech: The iPhone X – best phone for business, or best phone ever?

Mingis on Tech: The iPhone X – best phone for business, or best phone ever?

Apple's new iPhone X already has a lot going for it: Face ID security, an OLED display and, of course, iOS 11 – making it a top-notch (if pricey) phone for enterprise users.

Mingis on Tech: Thumbs ups (and downs) for Win 10 Fall Creators Update

Mingis on Tech: Thumbs ups (and downs) for Win 10 Fall Creators Update

If you don't yet have the latest version of Windows 10, you eventually will. Preston Gralla details what to look for – and look out for – in Fall Creators Update.

Mingis on Tech: Pondering the Pixel 2 (as an iPhone alternative)

Mingis on Tech: Pondering the Pixel 2 (as an iPhone alternative)

Google's latest reference smartphone, the Pixel 2, is out. Our reviewer, Dan Rosenbaum, has the details on what it's like to use and whether it's enough to tempt an iPhone user to switch.

Tech Talk: The Equifax data breach, a new Apple Watch and A.I. for all

Tech Talk: The Equifax data breach, a new Apple Watch and A.I. for all

With the Equifax breach still making waves, the new Apple Watch now on wrists and A.I. seemingly everywhere, our panel digs into what's in the news in IT.

Mingis on Tech: Android vs. iOS – How the two mobile OSes compare

Mingis on Tech: Android vs. iOS – How the two mobile OSes compare

It's not exactly a mobile death match, but Android blogger JR Raphael and Apple expert Michael deAgonia get ... animated, shall we say ... as they tackle the basics of which mobile OS is better.

Mingis on Tech: All about Android 8.0 'Oreo'

Mingis on Tech: All about Android 8.0 'Oreo'

Android's latest version, Oreo, has been out since late August. We get the rundown on cool and useful new features from Android blogger JR Raphael.

Tech Talk: iPhone pricing, intent-based networks, GPS spoofing and smartwatches, oh my!

Tech Talk: iPhone pricing, intent-based networks, GPS spoofing and smartwatches, oh my!

Our panel digs into whether smartwatch makers blew it by not focusing on the enterprise, why intent-based networking is the next big thing, whether GPS spoofing is real, and how high is too high when it comes to iPhone prices.

Mingis on Tech: Android vs iOS – for mobile security, which one's better?

Mingis on Tech: Android vs iOS – for mobile security, which one's better?

Apple's iOS has long been seen as a more secure mobile operating system than Android. Here's how to evaluate each side's claims about mobile security.

Mingis on Tech: Why companies love 2-in-1 tablets

Mingis on Tech: Why companies love 2-in-1 tablets

Your next corporate computer may well be an iPad Pro, Surface Pro or some other hybrid laptop/tablet combo.

Mingis on Tech: Is the iPad Pro (finally) ready for the enterprise?

Mingis on Tech: Is the iPad Pro (finally) ready for the enterprise?

Apple's tablet hardware was already workplace worthy, but iOS still required workarounds for things to go smoothly. iOS 11 may be about to change that.

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