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How to Divorce Your Tech Vendor

Follow these 7 tips to protect your IT assets -- and essential company data -- from a service provider breakup gone bad.

The 21 Greatest PC Mysteries--Solved!

Find out why your documents won’t print, where your downloads disappear to, what a .dat file is, how those infernal toolbars invaded your browser, and much more.

Upgrade Your Business Network With Windows 7 Pro's Advanced Features

Hidden beneath Windows 7's hood are many new networking features that you won't find in XP. Take a look at how they can improve your Windows experience.

Get a Free Extra Gigabyte of Dropbox Storage

If you like free stuff, scavenger hunts, and online storage, you'll definitely want to check out the Dropbox Dropquest.

Personal VPNs Offer Safer Wi-Fi: Three Services Compared

You're right not to trust public Wi-Fi when you're doing important business. To keep your online activities to yourself, these three VPN services let you work within a secure Web tunnel.

How to Completely Erase a Hard Drive

These tips and tricks will help you destroy old data and make sure that your old drives are wiped clean.

Stupid User Tricks 5: IT's Weakest Link

Flaming laptops, nosy mothers, and server racks sent tumbling down stairs: These seven real-world tales tell of IT brain fail.

How to Know Good from Bad Tech Consultants

What separates good technology consultants from the deadweight?

Mobile Internet Survival Guide: 10 Tips to Stay Connected Anywhere

Just because you have a smartphone and a USB 3G dongle doesn't mean you're prepared to hit the road. Here are 10 tips for weathering worst-case scenarios and getting your work done.

The Clock Is Ticking: Give IPv6 a Test Drive

The Internet is running out of IPv4 addresses. Prepare now for World IPv6 Day, the biggest test yet for the Internet routing technology that we’ll all one day use.

7 Technology Habits of Smart People

I can't help you lose weight or stop smoking, but I can give you a few ideas to make technology work better for you.

Move Your Security Career Forward by Looking Back

If you work in IT security, these tips can help make your work better in 2011 by reviewing the highs and lows of the past year.

Cloud Migration Can Lift a Business

Moving a company’s server room and local applications to the cloud can eliminate hassles and reduce expenses if you proceed with a good strategy.