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Preston Gralla is a contributing editor for Computerworld.com 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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10 Must-Have Google Chrome Extensions

Google Chrome is a capable Web browser--but these free downloadable add-ons make Chrome even better.

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Microsoft's OneNote: The Best App You Don't Use Gets iPhone Support

I've long been a fan of the stepchild of Microsoft Office --- OneNote. This little-used app is the best piece of software you likely don't know about, and it just got better, because there's now a version available for the iPhone. Here's why you need it.

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Auslogics Disk Defrag: A Free, Configurable Defragger

Defragment your hard disk with Auslogics Disk Defrag to increase performance.

When Patents Don't Equal Innovation

Analysis: Microsoft dominates Apple in patents, so why does it lag in innovation?

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Clean Up Windows and Your Hard Drive

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Next Windows 7 Phone -- Not Much Will Be New

Microsoft says not much will be new in the next version of its latest mobile phone

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