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Will Google's Chromecast Revolutionize Your Living Room -- and Conference Room?
Technology

Will Google's Chromecast Revolutionize Your Living Room -- and Conference Room?

The new device lets you view all types of content from any internet-connected device on your TV.
Katherine Gray
Technology

4 Tools to Help Protect Your Online Privacy

If identity theft and government requests for information are making you think twice about the virtual tracks you're creating, consider one of these options for masking your movements online.
Cynthia Boris
Xbox One a Serious Business Tool? Nice Try, Microsoft
Technology

Xbox One a Serious Business Tool? Nice Try, Microsoft

Microsoft makes a far-fetched pitch to small businesses by calling its new gaming console a presentation tool.
John Patrick Pullen
Technology

4 Easy Tools for Cleaning Up Your Email Inbox

Here's how you can simplify the process and reduce the stress and frustration of an unruly email account.
Cynthia Boris
Google's Popular Reader App Is Dead, So Use These Alternatives Instead
Technology

Google's Popular Reader App Is Dead, So Use These Alternatives Instead

Digg Reader and Feedly are two alternatives to Google Reader.
Tax Time Bruises Still Hurt? 3 Accounting Habits to Implement Now
Finance

Tax Time Bruises Still Hurt? 3 Accounting Habits to Implement Now

With this year's tax season happily in your rearview, now's the time to make your next tax time easier. Here are some tips.
Amrik Randhawa
What's in Your Backpack? 6 Must-Have Items Every Young Entrepreneur Should Have at the Ready
Entrepreneurs

What's in Your Backpack? 6 Must-Have Items Every Young Entrepreneur Should Have at the Ready

Between class assignments and expense reports, you likely have a lot on your mind. Faced with a similar predicament, here's how college trep Sarah Haselkorn keeps everything in order.
Sarah Haselkorn
3 Content Aggregation Tools for Social Media Marketing
Marketing

3 Content Aggregation Tools for Social Media Marketing

With these tools, you can turn customer-generated social content into marketing for your business.
Cynthia Boris
Technology

3 Web Tools for Managing Employees Who Work From Home

These web apps can help you know if your remote workers are on task or slacking off.
Cynthia Boris
Technology

3 Simple and Creative Alternatives to Using PowerPoint for Presentations

Consider these options for making creative and inspiring presentations.
Cynthia Boris
Questions About Health Reforms? Ask the SBA
Growth Strategies

Questions About Health Reforms? Ask the SBA

The agency has trained partners and employees to guide businesses through the upcoming health care reforms.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
3 Tiny, Ultra-Affordable Computing Options for Business
Technology

3 Tiny, Ultra-Affordable Computing Options for Business

Think the Raspberry Pi is the only computer unit that costs less than $100? Consider these alternatives.
John Patrick Pullen
3 Apps to Help You Write a Marketing Plan
Starting a Business

3 Apps to Help You Write a Marketing Plan

These tools can help you figure out your needs, understand your competition and develop a cost-effective marketing strategy.
Cynthia Boris
11 Google Products and Services You Might Not Know Exist
Technology

11 Google Products and Services You Might Not Know Exist

Google is more than just a search engine and cloud service provider.