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June 1, 2009

Welcome to Tech Torture with Topher

Posted: 03:04 PM ET

I'm Topher Kohan, and as you can see from the video post above, this is a little blog that the CNN.com editorial people gave me to try out some first-person tech experiments.

For this week, I am going to try to live in the cloud. If you are not sure what that means, not a big deal. I will try to do 100 percent of my job online and not use any desktop applications. So when I check my e-mail, schedule a meeting or write a document, I will do all of this online and then save it in online storage. If it works, I will be able to sit at any computer in the world, and as long as it has Internet access and a browser, I can log in to some Web sites and work.

So follow along this week and let’s see if this is an easy stay in the clouds or truly. . .tech torture.

Please take the time to drop me a comment or two on what you think of the idea or how I could be more effective in all of this. From time to time, I will drop in and answer any questions you might have.

Other post in this series:
Welcome to Tech Torture with Topher
Tech Torture with Topher, Day 2
Tech Torture with Topher, Day 2 : Part 2
Tech Torture with Topher: Why?
Tech Torture with Topher, Day 3
Tech Torture with Topher, Day 4
Tech Torture with Topher, Day 5

Editor's note: Topher Kohan is the search engine optimization (SEO) coordinator for CNN.com, a tech dork, a "Star Wars" aficionado and an all-around good guy. (No, really, he is - just ask him.)

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Derek H. aka The Beast   June 3rd, 2009 3:32 pm ET

Nice job, Topher. Now the only else you have to worry about is steady broadband connection. Go AIA. I'm soooo glad I'm out of there!


Lloyd   June 4th, 2009 12:12 pm ET

Topher –

Cloud computing seems really cool and all, but are'nt there any concerns about security of data and having data living somewhere else. It seems cool but also scary. Your thoughts. Thanks


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