Preston GrallaContributing editor, PCWorld

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Preston Gralla is a contributing editor for Computerworld, a blogger for ITworld, and the author of more than 45 books, including NOOK Tablet: The Missing Manual (O'Reilly 2012) and How the Internet Works (Que, 2006).

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Analysis: As a change from battling tweets and legal fights, Microsoft and other tech firms also make some time for philanthropy.

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Remember to include attachments in Outlook mail with CatchAttach's help--at least some of the time.

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A recent survey found that only 7 percent of shoppers prefer Windows Phone 7 over competing smartphone operating systems, a number that doesn't bode well for Microsoft.

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