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Apple's Great Fortune and Less-Great OS X Lion, and the Death of Google Labs on PCWorld Podcast #121

The PCWorld editors discuss Apple's latest operating system and insane profits while mourning the closing of Google Labs.

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Total Commander

Replace Windows Explorer and File Manager with this systems utility.

Power Scheme Toggler

Easily switch between two power schemes with this lightweight utility.

Spybot Search & Destroy

This anti-spyware program is free, provides proactive protection, and is largely effective.

SugarSync Free

Synchronize files among computers, and back them up online.

HTTPS Everywhere

Protect yourself from hackers at popular Web sites such as Facebook.

TrackMeNot for Chrome

Protect yourself against data profiling with this free Google Chrome extension.

ColorSchemer Studio

This do-it-all utility will help you come up with a sensible, attractive color palette.


Protect yourself against data profiling with this free Firefox add-on.


Edit Binary Large Objects in databases with this professional tool.

PC Autotune

At $25 per year, you’d be better off buying compressed air and keeping your computer physically clean.

We Don't Need No Stinkin' Laptop Badges!

Those little square metallic stickers plastered onto a laptop's palm rest are driving Jason Cross batty. It's time for an intervention.

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Playing with the new slideshow tool is fun for the whole family!

How We Test Tablets

Have you ever wondered which tablet is right for you? We test them all in the same way to help you figure it out. Here's a basic rundown of PCWorld Labs' tablet testing process.

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Liquid Story Binder XE

Write the great (your nation's name here) novel with this powerful tool for authors.