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The PC World Challenge: 72 Hours of Windows 7!

Learn how Windows 7 works by switching over completely, if only for a trial run.
February 2, 2009 in Apps & Software

Ten Tips for Hassle-Free Tech Merchandise Returns

Retailers often play by different rules in accepting electronics returns. Here are some tips to help you navigate the tricky world of returns, exchanges, and warranties.
February 2, 2009 in Technology

Manage IT Staff in a Shrinking Economy

Discover what it takes to lead your IT team amid cutbacks.
January 21, 2009 in Business Management

Is DNA Mapping in Your Entrepreneurial DNA?

As the cost for a full gene map approaches $1,000, the opportunity increases for business owners to get in on the genome mapping industry.
January 21, 2009 in Business Ideas

Your Backup Resolutions: Five Strategies to Back Up Your Data, Now

Learn how to get perspective and the technology you need to put yourself on the path to smoother backups.
January 16, 2009 in Technology

Create Great Business Graphics Without Excel

These free visualization tools will spice up your presentations. Learn where to find them and how to use them.
January 16, 2009 in Apps & Software

65 Indispensable Websites for Business Owners

Get your business going, keep it going strong or take it in a new direction with this compilation of web sites for entrepreneurs.
January 15, 2009 in Startup Basics

10 New Year's Resolutions for Your Business

If you need help compiling a list of what you have to accomplish, here are our top ten New Year's resolutions that you can implement to get your business in tip-top shape.
January 7, 2009 in Business Management

Reducing the Cost of a Laptop, Part 1

Last week I told you about laptops from Acer, Dell and Hewlett-Packard available for $500 to $600, depending upon configuration. But what if none of those notebooks floats your boat?
December 10, 2008 in Technology

Sneaky Fees: 7 New Ways You're Paying More

Faced with a worsening economy, companies are afraid to raise prices, so they're introducing sneaky fees instead.
December 10, 2008 in Money

How to Buy a Bluetooth Headset

Do your homework to choose the best headset for you.
December 9, 2008 in Mobile

Search Engine Optimization for Your Web Site

Whether your Web site is brand new or ten years old, managing how it appears to search engines is crucial to its success.
December 4, 2008 in SEO | Search Engine Optimization

Can Silicon Valley Avoid a Wall Street-Like Meltdown?

In the U.S. technology hub, it's become survival of the leanest.
December 3, 2008 in Management & Operations

Test Your PC With 10 (Mostly) Free Sites and Tools

Is your PC healthy? Don't be too sure. Think back to when you heard a kerklunk sound coming from the hard drive. Or maybe you remember the last time your Internet connection was down (and I don't mean just a little depressed).
December 3, 2008 in Business Management

How Much Ink Is Left in That Dead Cartridge?

Technology costs can easily eat away any budget--a few software upgrades and new systems here, another IT person to manage your network there--and before you know it, you've completely eroded your profits.
December 2, 2008 in Office Tech

15 Hot New Technologies That Will Change Everything

Memristor circuits lead to ultrasmall PCs. Intel and AMD unleash massively multicore CPUs. Samsung TVs respond to your every gesture. These and other developing technologies will fundamentally change the way you think about--and use--technology.
December 2, 2008 in Technology

Windows 7 First Look: A Big Fix for Vista

From new User Account Control options to performance improvements, the next version of Windows seeks to address major complaints about the previous one--and our first look at an early beta suggests that it's on the right track.
December 2, 2008 in Apps & Software

How to Set Up a Cross-Platform Network

Your business--and the computers that power it--may have started with an idea that popped into your head while you sat in front of your laptop, freeloading off of the local coffee shop's wireless network. But you can't work out of the Java Hut forever.
November 25, 2008 in Technology

Buy, Lease--or Move to Cloud Computing?

Your trusty old office computers are likely chugging along with the power of a 20-year-old Oldsmobile climbing Mt. Everest, gamely working hard to complete ever more complicated and varied tasks for your company's employees.
November 20, 2008 in Technology

Entrepreneurs Help Each Other

Make Connections on the Club Network.
November 18, 2008 in Social Media

Who's on Your Site?

Real-time tracking tools make it easier than ever to monitor your online traffic.
November 14, 2008 in Apps & Software

A Leash on Your Laptop

New tracking software monitors your missing laptop's whereabouts.
November 14, 2008 in Security

Meet Via Video

Videoconferencing technology comes to the rescue when being there isn't an option.
November 14, 2008 in Technology

Seven Lessons That SMBs Can Learn from Big IT

Just because you don't have a large enterprise doesn't mean you can't run your IT operation like the big guys.
November 13, 2008 in Your Website

Overclock Your Body With Geek Cuisine

Can caffeinated chips and drinks stuffed with more herbs than you'd find in an Asian pharmacy really make you more productive? We slurped and chewed our way through lots of so-called energy food to find out.
November 11, 2008 in Lifestyle
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