Rick Smith started working with computers while in high school. In college, he developed a keen interest in cars, especially those that go fast and have advanced technology that is useful for the driver.
He applies his knowledge of computers and engineering when writing about automotive technology.
Every chance he gets he attends seminars and tutorials to keep current with the latest technology trends in software, hardware, networking products and the Internet. (Design Engineering Show, Comdex, Windows World, Consumer Electronics Show, Web World, MecklerMedia's Web Developer Conference and Internet World, National Computer Graphics Show, Client/Server World, Database World, PC Expo, Data Warehousing Conference, Illinois Accounting Show, Quality Expo and Novell NetWare events).
Dated: January 2013