Robert StrohmeyerPCWorld

Robert Strohmeyer is a veteran business technology journalist and the founder of Startzilla, a social toolset for entrepreneurs.

Four Essential iPad Productivity Boosters

These awesome apps and accessories give you the power and flexibility to manage your calendar, to-do list, and reading with ease, and get real work done on your iPad or iPad 2.

Working On the Go, Play to Your Strengths

Don't think of travel time as downtime. Think of it as focused productivity time.

Claim Your Brand on the Social Web

It's no longer enough to own a Web domain in your company's name. Here's how to claim your company's place on Facebook, Twitter, and other social sites.

Improve Your Focus With Distraction-Free Writing Tools

Need to concentrate and get some writing done? These super-simple word processors dominate your screen, eliminate distractions, and help you stay on track.

Create Web-based Reminders With NudgeMail Widget

Want to remind your site visitors about upcoming events? Nudgemail's new widget tool lets you create automatic reminders that you can embed on any site.

Seven Easy Ways to Make Payments With Your Smartphone

NFC smartphone payments are still the stuff of the future, but these awesome apps let you buy stuff with your phone today.

Social Productivity: Use Peer Pressure to Keep Yourself on Task

Having trouble getting everything done all by yourself? Try getting by with a little help from your friends.

Head to Head: iPhone vs. Android

Two PCWorld editors face off in the battle of the smartphone platforms.


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CES Highlights on PCWorld Podcast #105

4G, tablets, phones, 3D TV and cameras, and the next version of Windows all shared the limelight at CES 2011.

CES Gets Serious With Tablets, 4G, NAS, and Pocket Projectors

Road warriors are about to get a powerful tech makeover as CES 2011 brings mobility advances on every front.

Buffalo CloudStor Lets SoHo Workers Create Their Own Cloud

Built on Pogoplug’s cloud-sharing technology, the new CloudStor from Buffalo offers ubiquitous accessibility for your data.

CES Brings Smaller HD Projectors and Flexible NAS Storage to Small Business

Robert Strohmeyer takes a look at the new range of DLP pico projectors and Buffalo's new cloud-connected hard drives.

PC Repair Rip-Offs: Don't Get Gouged by Fix-It Services

When your PC needs a tune-up, upgrade, or overhaul, don't fall prey to the tech shop's worst deals. Here's the truth about computer repair services.