Thursday, January 31, 2013

Review: Epson WorkForce WF-3540 All-in-One Printer

Booting Linux via UEFI can 'brick' some Samsung laptops

Why Office 365 is a better deal than Office 2013

Email attack exploits vulnerability in Yahoo site to hijack accounts

Valve sued in Germany over game ownership

Review: CopyTrans Photo offers pricey iPhone photo management

High Surface RT returns could point to deeper problems for Windows RT

Big Windows 8 discount ends today

Synology DS213air review: Wireless feature doesn't add enough value

Review: Classic Shell brings the Start menu to Windows 8 for free

My PC doesn't see the new, second hard drive

Video: Global startup competition for seed money is a big draw

How to monitor and manage your PC from any smartphone or tablet

Faster, better, stronger: Get your PC in tip-top shape

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

10 open source projects to watch this year

Premium YouTube channels to cost $1 to $5 per month, report says

Pay-as-you-go Office 365 cripples apps if subscription expires

Office 365 vs. Office 2013: Should you rent or own?

Arma Tactics coming to Project Shield

Three obstacles to restoring the BlackBerry brand

Review: CopyTrans TuneSwift automates iTunes chores

Microsoft Surface Pro 64GB comes with only 23GB of available storage space

Targus Touch Pen adds touch capabilities to any Windows 8 laptop

Review: Switch lets you shut down any Windows computer remotely, even using Twitter

Mozilla plans to automatically block nearly all Firefox plug-ins

How to improve mouse scrolling in Google Chrome

Printers join fray in network vulnerability landscape

Nintendo slashes Wii U sales goal by 27 percent, cuts 3DS target

'Fair data' logo promotes ethical standards for collecting consumer data

File-sharing site Mega fields 150 copyright infringement warnings

QNAP TS-269 Pro review: A fast and powerful NAS box with a steep learning curve

Why Microsoft must become Apple and Google

Set up Windows 8 as a home server

10 PC peripherals that push the limits of science and tech

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

How a mobile payment service can grow your online business

Not ready for Office 2013? Here are five open alternatives

10 ways PowerPoint 2013 gets more polish

How to record calls on your smartphone

Ruby on Rails receives the third security patch in less than a month

Hitachi unveils first 10K rpm 1.2TB hard drive

Researcher: UPnP flaws expose millions of networked devices to remote attacks

10 awesome new features in Excel 2013

Should you upgrade to Windows 8 while it's still $40?

Windows Store finally breaks 40,000 app milestone

10 killer new features in Word 2013

Review: OpenPuff steganography tool hides confidential data in plain sight

Review: Tor Browser Bundle lets you browse in anonymity

Decoding Microsoft Office: Which Office version does what?

Microsoft Office 2013 is here: Hands-on impressions and buying advice

Wanted: 40 trillion gigabytes of open storage, stat!

Ceton Echo review: Extend Windows Media Center from your PC to your TV

Monday, January 28, 2013

HP will jump on the Chromebook bandwagon: Report

Review: KeePass makes strong passwords and keeps them safe

Review: Cryptocat chat client includes encryption

Google offers $3.14M in potential prizes at annual Pwnium hacking contest

Winzip 17 adds integration with Box cloud storage

Get a free shared workspace for your small business

How to activate Windows 8's File History feature

Report: Microsoft Office will launch January 29

Solid-state storage hits 2TB

Acer reports brisk Chromebook sales while Windows 8 still lags

Answer Line: Move data files from an SSD to a hard drive

Google+ outranks Twitter as no. 2 social network after Facebook

Bug makes Java's latest anti-exploit defenses moot, claims researcher

Security software showdown! 9 antivirus suites empirically tested

Review: Kaspersky Internet Security 2013: Good protection, advanced settings (minus the jargon)

Review: Avira Internet Security 2013: Competent but confusing

AVG Internet Security 2013 Review: Adequate antivirus program gets a makeover

Review: Bitdefender Internet Security 2013: Excellent protection, user-friendly interface

Acquisition math: Belkin CTO predicts outcome of Linksys deal will be "1+1=3"

McAfee Internet Security 2013 Review: Proficient antimalware, super-quick installation

G Data InternetSecurity 2013 Review: Excellent protection, but a terrible user interface

Review: F-Secure Internet Security 2013: First-rate protection and usability has a small performance price

Review: Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security 2013: An all-around winner

Review: Norton Internet Security 2013: Solid performer with a polished interface

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Hands on with Swipp: Compare global opinions in real time

Why the One Laptop Per Child devices are white and green

Cloud computing ecosystem will arrive in 2013, analysts say

Facebook legal notice could get you cash, so don't trash it

Twitter's Vine ripe with users of video sharing service

Hacker collective Anonymous hits US government site

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Google's 'transparency report' doesn't reveal everything

Square Enix brings multiplayer to Tomb Raider

Web services battleground heads to Africa

Intel bringing 'Yolo' smartphone to untapped foreign markets

Smartphone market leaders could lose their grip

Phablets craze goes bigger and adds dual SIM support

Friday, January 25, 2013

Control Windows Media Center from afar with Ceton's My Media Center app

Will Cinnamon be the default desktop in Fedora Linux 19?

Review: UnoDNS frees you to stream from other countries

BitTorrent invites testers to help fine tune its new Sync file-sharing program

Microsoft can 'start printing money' once it launches Office for iOS

New server can be parachuted into war zones

Cisco to sell Linksys home networking business to Belkin

Review: Update Your Shortcuts With Broken Shortcut Fixer

French court orders Twitter to identify racist tweeters

Free Game Friday: Weird platformers and 8-bit westerns

Dell OptiPlex 9010 business desktop PC review: small but powerful

Does Windows 8's three-month report card read pass or fail?

Vizio CA24T-A4: A looker with a few miscues

Crucial M4 (512GB) review: A fast-reading, slow-writing, high-capacity SSD

Brand your business on a budget with fantastic free fonts

How to clean up your business's online reputation

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Questions linger after Microsoft reports earnings

RIM's mobile management software supports iOS, Android

Acer sheds eMachines, turns to Gateway and Packard Bell for post-PC era

Facebook launches ad ROI tool for businesses

Canonical invites input on core Ubuntu Phone apps

Internet Explorer ad tugs at heartstrings of Gen-Y users

Windows sales boost Microsoft revenue, but profit declines

Government data requests to Google continue to rise

Review: Mobiledit offers easy phone management

Groups raise questions about privacy on Skype

Review: Wipe EXIF metadata from your images using ExifCleaner

Meet Mageia, a rising Linux star

Office Web Apps v. Google Docs: Which suite works best for you?

Google redesigns image search for faster results

Answer Line: Creepy permissions for Android apps

Google adds offline editing, viewing capabilities to Slides presentation software

Verizon debuts two shared data plans for businesses

Microsoft alum: Windows 8 "a much deadlier assault weapon" than Windows 7

Video: How kids are learning about cyberbullying

HP Spectre One: Not quite all-in-one

How to prevent 'zombie accounts' from haunting your digital identity

Windows 8 and Xbox: How to realize their hidden synergy

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Review: Epson Expression Photo XP-850 Small-in-One Printer

White House announces 'National Day of Civic Hacking'

Windows Phone triples U.K. market share in a year

Create a business plan on the cheap with Enloop

Air Force software turns warplanes into wireless routers in the sky

Review: iCloner offers reliable, but pricey, iPod backups

Access Rotten Tomatoes movie ratings in your Netflix library

Microsoft's Azure-based video streaming service goes live

Net neutrality bill looms if court voids FCC order

Three charged with distributing Gozi virus

Google's earning call offers 5 hints on the future

Cloud storage grows, but backup is weak

Review: Cut down your typing with Auto Text Expander

13 PC resellers accused of Windows piracy

Phone makers switch focus to batteries, not thickness

New BlackBerry mobile management tools ready for download

Windows Phone 7.8 update expected this month

Meet Dell's new thumb drive-sized PC 'Ophelia'

The Pirate Bay, WikiLeaks sagas will debut on film in 2013

Gaming on Linux: A guide for sane people with limited patience

Managing data trash: 6 tools to improve privacy and free space

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Intel exits the desktop motherboard business to focus on new form factors

Google's fourth-quarter revenue jumps 36 percent

AMD revenue falls as financial struggles continue

Processor market to get boost from smartphones, tablets

Review: Freebie Multi-Process Killer does exactly what you'd expect

Microsoft-Dell partnership: A match made in heaven

Researcher: Twitter flaw gave third-party apps unauthorized access to private messages

Experts prod Oracle to fix broken Java security

Western Digital acquires Arkeia to boost SMB storage offering

7 CES announcements IT pros should know about

Linux pros saw a giant salary leap in 2012: Dice

Review: MediaTools Wipe 1.1 erases data on up to 18 drives simultaneously

Mobile devices get Qualcomm's quad-core chip with integrated modem

Doubt cast on the security of Kim Dotcom's Mega service

Sony looks to ultraslim Xperia Tablet Z to rebuild its cachet

Surface Pro tablet, new Surface accessories to land on Feb. 9

Mozilla's developer preview handset offers Firefox OS clues

How to choose a mobile charger

Google job board integrates with Google+

Android dominates holiday sales, except in the U.S. and Japan

A road warrior's guide to locking down your laptop

Anatomy of a PC crash: 7 scenarios, and how to avoid them

Monday, January 21, 2013

Meet PicUntu, a lightweight Linux designed for tiny PCs

Review: Ashisoft Duplicate Finder can get rid of duplicate files, if you help it

Mega: Hands-on with the encrypted cloud storage service

Wikipedia may face disruptions as it migrates to Virginia data center

Review: Roozz rents software in the cloud

RIM renames store to BlackBerry World as more content is added

Answer Line: An obscenely slow Internet connection when you're paying for a fast one

Atari files for bankruptcy, but it’s not 'game over'

How to get started with Google AdWords

How to fix jerky YouTube video in Google Chrome

How to trick out your gaming PC with multiple graphics cards

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Sony sells its US headquarters

Conficker worm reappears

Google's Schmidt pushes Internet during visit to North Korea

Security and privacy talk mix with glitz and glam at Mega launch

Facebook's Instagram says it has 90 million monthly active users

Saturday, January 19, 2013

How Facebook Graph Search will ignite a search revolution

Google suggests jewelry or a device as a next-gen password

Copyright suit pits Fair Use against unlicensed distribution

Oracle's Java patch contains new holes, researchers warn

Megaupload successor, Mega, launches this weekend

Friday, January 18, 2013

Six new features coming in LibreOffice 4.0

Report: IE10 for Windows 7 nears final release

Can hardware help kill the password? Google thinks so

Windows 8 Pro upgrade price rises to $199.99 after Jan. 31

Review: DivX Plus 9 is a handy player and all-in-one video tool

Review: Pokki shows the Windows 8 that might have been

New Plantronics headsets answer calls for you

5 PC industry omens hidden in Intel's financial statements

Facebook Graph Search leaves little privacy and no opting out

Pwn2Own hacking contest puts record $560K on the line

Review: is a simple Markdown editor that runs in your browser

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could always access your data from anywhere?

How to temporarily disable Microsoft Security Essentials

Master Microsoft Office keyboard shortcuts in a flash with KeyRocket

Review: Twine lets you easily create interactive "choose your own adventure" stories

Samsung upgrades its Galaxy tablets to Android Jelly Bean

Malware impersonates Java patch

Free Game Friday: A Post-Apocalyptic Platformer

How to encrypt (almost) anything

Why all-in-one PCs suck at gaming (plus one that doesn't!)

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Meet 'Consort,' a brand-new classic Linux desktop

Brian Fargo talks Wasteland 2 and the future of PC gaming

Intel sales, profits slide for 2012, but data center business growing

DARPA, SRC pony up $194 million to fund chip research

Three reasons Facebook Graph Search is good for business

Who can buy Office 2013 for $9.95?

Review: Slicetige-T can help you create a slick Twitter profile

Lenovo gives Chrome OS a try with Chromebook for Schools

Facebook's search tool could be big money maker

Review: Camtasia Studio 8 raises the bar on interactive video creation

Cisco virtual desktop users will get Jabber access

Review: SmartDraw 2013 Helps You Go With The Flow

Google claims no donkey was harmed in Street View dustup

Lenovo's new ThinkPad X131e runs Chrome OS

MediaFire's new Android app comes with 50 GB of free storage

Netflix draws fire for Open Content campaign

Automatically send new Hassle-Free PC posts to your Pocket account

Microsoft's HelpBridge app provides assistance when disaster strikes

Answer Line: I've got a dead key on my keyboard

Intel prepares to use lasers, light to shuffle data between computers

The biggest, baddest, most utterly ridonkulous PC coolers of all time

Acer Iconia W510 review: Wide-screen tablet with a clever dock

SSDs vs. hard drives vs. hybrids: Which storage tech is right for you?

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

RIM gets Visa approval for mobile payments via NFC

Lightweight 'Kite' tablet runs Ubuntu 12.04 and Android 4.0

Obama calls for study on video-game violence

5 steps to enhance your WordPress business website

Microsoft teases Surface Pro as 90-day deadline nears

New Java exploit sells for $5000 on black web; possible threat to millions of PCs

Microsoft supports unified management for Cloud OS

Fusion-io takes its flash cards for Web giants to smaller companies

App Spotlight: Receipt scanner Piikki is free, today only

Adobe patches actively exploited ColdFusion vulnerabilities

Leap Motion signs exclusive deal with Best Buy

Facebook Graph Search is an awesome tool for phishing attacks

United Airlines to offer satellite Wi-Fi on long-haul flights, beating Delta to the gate

Cisco investigates reported Linksys router flaw

Congresswoman proposes amendment to computer fraud law honoring Aaron Swartz

10 weird and wonderful Raspberry Pi hacks