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I'll Have My Avatar Call Your Avatar

With Protosphere software, it's possible to have a meeting without actually...meeting.

Harness the Power of 'Freemium'

Learn when--and how--to start charging for your web service without starting a riot.

SMBs Do Software Differently

New research reveals that small and midsize companies use and buy software differently than enterprises do. Check your plans against your peers to make sure you're following best practices.

Get Big Business Expense-Tracking Tools For Your Small Office

ExpenseWatch helps small- and medium-sized businesses track and approve company costs through a browser-based application.

Mobile Social Networking Unleashed

The burgeoning high-tech industry promises opportunity for marketers and app makers.

How to Stop Operating-System Attacks

Learn which antivirus pop-up ads may be fraudulent. Also, Mac users need security updates, too.

Dimdim Delivers Web Conferencing for All

The company's far-flung founders tackled their info-sharing issues by creating a powerful, open-source conferencing solution.

The PC World Challenge: 72 Hours of Windows 7!

Learn how Windows 7 works by switching over completely, if only for a trial run.

Who's on Your Site?

Real-time tracking tools make it easier than ever to monitor your online traffic.

Seven Essential Ways to Cut Your Tech Costs

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.

12 Unnecessary Vista Features You Can Disable Right Now

Vista, thy name is bloat!

Acrobat 9 Aims to Reinvent PDFs

New features make Adobe's latest a must-have for your business.

10 Killer Texting Tricks

Text messaging isn't just kid's stuff anymore. Use these amazing online tools to turn any SMS-capable phone into a productivity powerhouse.

How to Speed Up Windows Vista

SP1 may not give your system much more oomph, but there are other ways to speed Vista up. Spending a few minutes (or a few dollars) optimizing your Vista PC can help it get its groove on.

A Mobile Future

The new technology of smartphones offers huge potential for entrepreneurs.

Four Essential Photo Editing Tricks

You don't have to be a Photoshop expert to take great pictures--but you should know this handful of common editing techniques.

Open Your Business to Open-Source Apps

Almost daily, headlines proclaim how businesses are cutting costs and improving productivity by using Linux-based, open-source software.

Farewell Vista, Hello XP

How to make the switch back and deal with the gnarly problem of transferring your Vista e-mail, contacts, and user data back to the old standby operating system.

The 20 (Mostly Free) Downloads You Can't Do Without

Cure a sluggish PC, improve your defenses, and have more computing fun with these great programs. Most are freebies, and you can try those that aren't before you put down any cash.

Helio Ocean

Pros - Innovative dual-slider design Excellent messaging software. Cons - Sometimes lackluster call quality Small selection of nongame apps

Free Security Tool Ferrets out Unpatched Software

The tool is designed to inform users when their applications need patching.

15 Great, Free Security Programs

Turn your PC on, and you're immediately vulnerable to malicious attacks. But you can use these free applications to minimize the dangers and protect yourself.

How to Survive the Worst PC Disasters

Can't get your PC to boot? Or just sent your boss a really embarrassing e-mail? Here's how to recover from these and ten other potential catastrophes.

The Best Vista Notebooks

The new version of Windows can be a challenge for some notebooks to run. Our tests will point you to the laptops with the power to handle Vista.

Are You Up for a Vista Upgrade?

These tech pros will help you determine if an upgrade to Microsoft's Windows Vista is right for you and your company right now.

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