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Christopher Null is a veteran technology and business journalist. He contributes regularly to TechHive, PCWorld, and Wired, and operates the websites Drinkhacker and Film Racket. Disclosure: He also writes for Hewlett-Packad's marketing website TechBeacon.


Lenovo faces uphill battle in U.S. smartphone market

Can the brand behind ThinkPad crack the Apple/Samsung duopoly?

Twitter's Lead Generation Card expands social media marketing options

SMBs get an easier way to connect with customers.

My car, my office: Essential gadgets for the road warrior

Discover how to stay productive when you spend more time behind a steering wheel than behind a desk.

How Apple's offshore tax mess could impact your business

Can your small business get in on the excitement of overseas tax shelters?

Should your business start accepting Bitcoins?

Will the alternative currency make or break the bank?

9 social media mistakes your business must avoid

One errant or rogue post can derail your business’s reputation. Learn what not to do from these real-world cautionary tales.

Does Google+ matter for small businesses?

Google+ is a ghost town for corporate America. Should your small business spend time cultivating a Google+ presence?

Why Yahoo's telecommuting ban is still bad for business

With 63 percent of businesses now supporting telecommuting, CEO Marissa Mayer digs in on her controversial ban against working from home.

How to get your online assets in order for when you die

People come and go, but what's online is forever. Here's how to prepare your data for your own passing, and how to manage the digital life of someone close to you who's passed away without preparing.

Five easy steps to going (almost) paperless

No more file cabinets. No more paper cuts. How to sift, scan, and store your way to a near-paperless existence. You can do it! Here's how.

E-signatures: The complete guide to paperless signing

Click-to-sign documents are just as legal as pen-and-paper versions. Here's how to implement e-signatures in your small business.

Worst Tech Habits

The 21 worst tech habits—and how to break them

Your keyboard is just one spill away from dark roast Armageddon. Sound familiar? Then you have a very bad tech habit, friend. Allow us to help.

Become an Evernote power user: 10 must-know tips

An overflowing mess of notes is the enemy. Here's how to attack stacks of content and get Evernote to do your bidding.

8 secrets to super-productive telecommuting

Telecommuting sounds like a dream come true, but it takes effort to stay productive and motivated. Here's how to work from home the right way.