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On Your Side: Trouble With an Incompatible Laptop Hard Drive

A reader's purchase of a solid-state drive from goes bad. Also: Samsung recalls three months' worth of Jitterbug cell phones.

Make Remote Backups On the Cheap

Trade bandwidth with a friend or business so they host your backup and you host theirs.

Save Money While Controlling Multiple PCs

Depending on your needs, you can use fewer displays, input devices, or even PC systems, and still get the benefit of multiple computers.

Free Help Desk Software Manages Tech Needs

With several free packages available, don't need to pay for robust help desk software.

How To Choose the Right Network Printer

Not all network printers are created equal. Here's how to select the best model for your business.

Is It Time To Switch To An All-Wireless Network?

For aging business networks, dumping Ethernet in favor of a pure wireless infrastructure can save time and money.

Travel Smart

Seven inventive travel tips to lighten your load, improve your ride, and make your time on the road more fun and productive.

Reduce Ongoing Expenses Just By Asking

Scrutinize and renegotiate all of your contracts, from phone service to the office lease.

Free Network Management Tool Saves Your Budget

The ad-supported Spiceworks IT Desktop manages medium- and small-business networks at no cost.

The List: 57 Amazing Things You Didn't Know Your Tech Could Do!

Here are all 57 of the tips and tricks we've pulled together for PCs, laptops, smartphones, cameras, the Web and more.

57 Amazing Things You Didn't Know Your Tech Could Do!

We've worked long and hard to come up with the best tips and tricks for your PCs, smartphones, cameras, game controllers, music players, and the Web. Let's start with PC, laptop, and networking tips.

Choose the Right Cellular Data Plan For Your Business

Wireless data services aren't all alike, and the performance and pricing can be radically different. Here's what you need to know.

Easily Control a Remote PC From Anywhere

Monitor, control, and manage a distant PC--even one with a different OS--from your desktop.