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

Belkin Dual Auto Charger Keeps Two Devices Fully Juiced

Turn to this simple USB-based charger to keep your mobile gear running on the road.

ISO Recorder for Windows XP and Server 2003

ISO Recorder lets Windows burn discs from ISO image files and create ISO images from discs--and does more in Vista, too.

Safari 4 Download Stat Is Pure Hype

11 million downloads in three days sounds impressive, until you realize most of them were probably forced updates.


New MacBook Pro Can Boot From an SD Card. (Duh. So Can PCs.)

As usual, the Apple faithful are gushing about a "new" feature PCs have had for years. Good grief.

New iPhones, New MacBook Pros, Snow Leopard, and iPhone 3.0 Unveiled at WWDC

Apple announces new hardware and software throughout its product line at its World Wide Developers Conference

Apple Adds Exchange Support to Snow Leopard

At long last, Macs will include Microsoft Exchange features built into Mail, iCal, and Address Book.

Beware the Social Media Charlatans

There's no gold rush happening in social media. Anyone who says differently is selling something.

Are Baby Boomers Killing Facebook and Twitter?

It may seem like Facebook and Twitter widen the gaps between Boomers, Gen X-ers, and members of Generation Y, but online social networks may bring us all closer.

Expand Your Small-Business or Home-Office Network With an Ethernet Switch

Switch choices include managed, unmanaged, and manageable types. Here's how to decide which one is right for you.

Twitter Quitters Just Don't Get It

News of Twitter's low user retention rate is hardly shocking, and those of us who've stuck with it aren't likely to miss those who don't.

Red Lights Might Save Second Life

Restricting racy content may be the best bet for salvaging the business potential of the virtual world.

10 Business Lessons From 'Battlestar Galactica'

10 Business Lessons From 'Battlestar Galactica'

Track Your Expenses On the Go With TextHog

This handy SMS-based expense tracker lets you track your expenses from your phone, then analyze them online.

Welcome to Linux Line

PC World is proud to announce the launch of this new blog dedicated to Linux and Open Source software.

Evolution of the Netbook

Netbooks as we know them didn't just spring into existence with the Eee PC. Here's a look at some of the milestone machines that paved the way for today's netbooks.