When he isn't bicycling, prowling used bookstores, or watching movies, PC World Contributing Editor Lincoln Spector writes about technology and cinema.
-ROM, -R, +R, +RW? Understanding the optical drive alphabet soup
6 months ago in Optical drives
Clean your screen
6 months ago in Hardware
Why you shouldn’t upgrade to Windows 8
6 months ago in Windows 8
Learn to use strong passwords
7 months ago in Security software
Shortcuts without arrows (and with names that don't include the word 'shortcut')
7 months ago in Windows
Can I recover a stolen laptop?
7 months ago in Laptops
How long will Microsoft support Windows 7?
7 months ago in Windows 7
I've upgraded Windows, and now some of my hardware isn't working
Can I recover some files and securely wipe others on a crashed hard drive?
7 months ago in Hard drives
Upgrade your laptop
Is Windows running too many processes?
Share office documents between Windows and an iPad, Part II
8 months ago in Apps
Safely send private information over the Internet
8 months ago in Security
What do hard drive-related words like SATA, IDE, and RAID actually mean?
8 months ago in Storage
Do I have to worry about viewing angles when buying a HDTV?techhive.com
8 months ago
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