Alex WawroAssociate Editor, PCWorld

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How to Use Wireless Sync in iOS 5

The new wireless sync feature of iOS 5 unshackles your iPhone and iPad from your PC, allowing you to wirelessly sync your devices via Wi-Fi. Here's how to set it up.

How to Use Shortcuts in iOS 5

The new Shortcuts feature of iOS 5 makes it easy to compose complex messages quickly on your iPhone or iPad. You can even teach your device new words with just a few simple steps.

How to Use Custom Vibrations in iOS 5

Custom vibrations are among the best-kept secrets of iOS 5. Here's how to customize the vibration pattern of your iPhone 4 or iPhone 4S.

FAQ: Will Your ISP Protect Your Privacy?

Can law enforcement shut off your Internet access? Does your ISP have a data retention policy, and who is it sharing that with? Stay informed with our handy guide to tech activism.

High-Tech Gear for Gamers

Hackers Crack Internet Encryption: Should You Be Worried?

BEAST is an exploit developed by security researchers to break the TLS 1.0 encryption used by most major browsers and websites. Here’s how it works, and how you can protect yourself.

FAQ: Which Social Networks Fight for Your Rights?

Can social networks censor your speech? Will they give the government information on who you are and where you’ve been? Know your rights with our handy guide to tech activism.

How to Run Your Business Better From a Tablet

Transition your business from PC to tablet with a few simple tips and tricks shared by other professionals who took the plunge.

Classic Game Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall's Deep Gameplay Makes It Worth the Fuss

It's fifteen years old and it requires a DOS emulator to run...but Elder Scrolls, Chapter II: Daggerfall is still engrossing and entertaining.

How to Play Daggerfall on Your Windows 7 PC

Here's how to get The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall running on your modern computer.

How to Use DOSBox to Play Classic Games

DOSBox is a vital tool in any classic gamer's arsenal. We'll show you the basics.

How to Play Infinity Engine RPGs on Your Windows 7 PC

Here's how to get Baldur's Gate, Planescape: Torment, Icewind Dale, and other Infinity Engine RPGs running on your modern PC.

How to Play Grim Fandango on Your Windows 7 PC

Here's how to get the classic LucasArts adventure game up and running on your Windows 7 computer.

Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

The graphics are dated, and it requires a DOS emulator to run...but Elder Scrolls, Chapter II: Daggerfall's deep gameplay is worth all the fuss.