• How to use Google Buzz

    If you're buzzing about Buzz, we have the tips you need to make it work for you. And if you're wishing it would buzz off, we'll show you how to remove it from your Gmail account.

    23 Feb. 10 16:01 Written by Patrick Miller
  • Hack to get Android 2.1 on 4 Windows Mobile phones

    As a long-time Windows Mobile user who finally gave up on it and switched to an Android phone, I've been thrilled with the new operating system. Now, it looks like others who are fed up with WinMo might be able to switch a little more easily.

    23 Feb. 10 08:46 Written by David Pierce
  • 9 Gmail tips that will let you take a long lunch

    I've used practically every Web-based e-mail program, from Hotmail to Yahoo to Chick Mail (seriously), and I have to say Gmail is awesome. But it could be better.

    22 Feb. 10 14:46 Written by Sarah Jacobsson
  • How to win prizes on Twitter

    New contests surface every day on Twitter, with a large variety of prizes up for grabs. Recent contests have given away everything from netbooks to gas cards to $25,000 for a new car. Twitter giveaways are like the lottery, only your odds of winning are dramatically higher, and you can enter as many contests as you want without spending a dime. With some strategy and a little patience, you'll soon discover how addictive Twitter contests can be--especially when you start winning cool prizes.

    20 Feb. 10 03:13 Written by Lauren Barnard
  • Protect your e-book reader

    As more people turn to e-readers, which are particularly handy for travel, a variety of screen guards and cases have hit the market, as have accessories such as clip-on lights and decorative decals. We looked at a variety of them this month.

    18 Feb. 10 07:09 Written by Agam Shah
  • When XP is discontinued

    A reader wants to know if XP will still be safe after Microsoft ends support in 2014

    18 Feb. 10 04:42 Written by Lincoln Spector
  • Troubleshoot Windows remotely over the Net

    Whether you're an IT pro or the go-to geek in your social circle, often the biggest hassle in fixing a computer problem is simply getting to the PC that needs help.

    15 Feb. 10 16:40 Written by Tony Bradley
  • How to use Google Buzz

    On Tuesday, Google announced Buzz, a new social networking service integrated with Gmail. On Wednesday, you probably mashed your F5 key waiting for it to arrive in your Gmail account--and maybe you even tried to cut in line. By Thursday, you were likely worried about the privacy issues. Well, if you're buzzing about Buzz, we have the tips you need to make it work for you. And if you're wishing it would buzz off, we'll show you how to remove it from your Gmail account.

    13 Feb. 10 12:21 Written by Patrick Miller
  • Google Buzz: A privacy checklist

    If you've heard of Google Buzz, chances are you've also heard about some of the privacy concerns that surround it. The social media service offers some cool ways to share photos, links, status messages, and more with fellow Google Buzz users. But if you're not careful, you may end up sharing more than you expect.

    12 Feb. 10 05:48 Written by Ian Paul
  • Make your new PC hassle-free

    There are steps you should take to make a new PC as hassle-free as possible.

    08 Feb. 10 10:03 Written by Rick Broida
  • USB interferes with boot

    Richard Purdy's PC won't boot when he has a flash drive plugged into it.

    05 Feb. 10 04:23 Written by Lincoln Spector
  • Facebook tips and tweaks

    I like using Facebook to keep tabs on my friends, but I don't like the endless stream of "so-and-so took this quiz" and "Joe became friends with Jane" messages.

    03 Feb. 10 08:19 Written by Rick Broida
  • Add Facebook chat to your Firefox sidebar

    Already this week we've looked at reducing feed clutter from your Facebook home page and downloading entire Facebook photo albums with just one click.

    29 Jan. 10 08:38 Written by Rick Broida
  • Use your console gamepad with your PC

    Mario can't rescue the princess without his Fire Flower. Mega Man can't beat Dr. Wily without his Mega Buster. If you're going to save the world, you need the proper equipment--and a keyboard and mouse just won't cut it. Fortunately, you can get pretty much any mainstream console gamepad working on a PC, so you won't have to shell out megabucks for an X-Arcade TankStick to bring back your gaming glory days.

    27 Jan. 10 06:20 Written by Patrick Miller
  • How to: Save and retrieve Attachments

    Today, let's look at a very common source of confusion for novice users: saving and retrieving file attachments.

    24 Jan. 10 04:24 Written by Rick Broida
  • 7 Essentials for a Successful Cloud-first Transformation

    Learn from the experiences of thousands of AWS customers who have been there, done it, and transformed their organisation for the better with AWS Cloud

    Amazon Web Services

    Amazon Web Services enables businesses to gain and keep a competitive edge by dedicating more of their valuable resources to their core business. Organisations leveraging the AWS Cloud benefit from a reliable, secure and cost effective environment which helps them achieve global scale and meet the demands of a constantly changing business landscape. As well as freeing up resources to focus on innovation, AWS customers can also reduce both costly capital expenditures and the overhead costs associated with maintenance of legacy hardware. In 190 countries around the world today, the AWS Cloud powers hundreds of thousands of businesses, enabling them to get to market more quickly, to better understand their customers and react to their needs and to be agile enough to pivot and align with market conditions