Microsoft should copy one more thing from Apple--a sensible OS line-up.
Consider using a small-business server to manage tasks across all of your company's PCs.
Petite scanners save time with automated contact entry.
Your Internet connections might be speedy at your office and home locations, but what about in-between? When visiting websites, you could waste lots of time waiting for images to download. Here's how to disable images in Firefox and Internet Explorer so text-only pages quickly appear.
Screen overlays reduce the viewing angle so only you see private data.
Keep your information safe even if you lose your USB thumb drive.
Lock access to your system's BIOS settings, boot sequence, and even hard drive.
Phone-based tools read and send e-mail messages using just your voice, keeping hands free.
Set favorite applications to launch at boot-up, and configure your PC to turn on or wake up in the morning.
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Customize this right-click menu to sling files to your preset locations.
Instantly search IMDB, Amazon, and more, directly from the browser's search bar.
Software-free discussion tool shares files and media, letting online participants add annotations.
Initial thoughts on Apple's productivity software versus Microsoft Office.