Neil McAllisterPCWorld

TrueCrypt 6.0 Improves Data Security Performance

The latest version of the free drive-encryption tool can shield sensitive data from prying eyes at home and abroad, now faster than ever.

Microsoft Announces Name, Pricing for Subscription Office

Microsoft Equipt, a new bundling of Microsoft Office and other applications, will debut in July for an annual subscription rate.

Making Desktop Linux Work for Business

When it comes to making the break from Windows, Linux is ready when you are.


Microsoft Aims at Office Interoperability

The Redmond-based giant has released thousands of pages of documentation and new translation tools aimed at better compatibility between office suites.

Oracle Still Top Dog in Tough Database Market

The leading database vendor retained strong market share in 2007, but faces increasing competition from low-cost, open source alternatives.

Microsoft Promises Predictable Schedule for Windows 7

A Microsoft VP says the company has learned from its Vista mistakes. Should we believe him?

Put a Browser in Your Pocket

The portable version of Firefox 3.0 goes where you go, on a USB keychain drive or any other portable media.

First Look: Ubuntu 7.10 Desktop Linux

'Gutsy Gibbon' release brings flash and function, cementing Ubuntu's lead as the desktop Linux leader.


First Look: OpenSUSE 10.3 Desktop Linux

Beneath its slick graphical polish, the latest SUSE is still a hobbyist's OS at heart.