Stories by Jason D. O'Grady

Inside Information

When you're more often on the road than in the office, chances are you depend on your PowerBook -- if not for your life, then at least for your money. But Apple Computer Inc.'s laptops have their idiosyncrasies, and travel brings its own challenges. Most of us have been caught at least once without a way to print, connect to a monitor, or jack into a network. In these situations -- from the embarrassing to the deal breaking -- even seasoned users can use a little expert help. That's where we come in. Whether your portable pal has a fresh face or is somewhat long in the tooth, our insider tips will keep it running at its best and save you from "gotchas" that can wreak havoc on your workday.