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9 Security Tips For Protecting Mobile Workers

The new working professional is always connected, and increasingly, the office is Starbucks, an airport, or home.

How To Enable iTunes Home Sharing in iOS 4.3

The next major iOS update is slated to be released this Friday, March 11, alongside the ultra-hyped iPad 2. One of the key features is a little something called iTunes Home Sharing, which allows users to stream music, podcasts, movies and more from your PC to your iOS device. Here's how to enable the not-immediately obvious feature.


9 Ways to Keep Your Mobile Devices Secure While Traveling

What’s secure and what’s not, and how to make sure your devices don’t get hacked the next time you step out of the house.

Keep Malware Off Your Android Phone: 5 Quick Tips

As the list of infected Android apps grows, here is our advice on how to protect your Android smartphone from malware.

How to Buy a Bluetooth Headset or Car Speakerphone

A Bluetooth headset or in-car speakerphone lets you talk on your cell phone hands-free. Here's our advice on selecting the most appropriate product for your needs.

Google Gmail Snafu Lesson: Back Up, Back Up, Back Up

You may live and work in the cloud, but your data needs protection. We show you how to easily back up your vital information from Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, and other cloud-based services.


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.

Is It Safe to Format Flash?

After reading that defragging can wear out SSDs, Howard Meyer asked if it was safe to format flash drives and SD cards


15 Common Small-Business Tech Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

15 Common Tech Mistakes Small-Businesses Make (and How to Avoid Them)

Your Worst-Case-Scenario PC Survival Kit

Whether you’re in a safe house, on the lam, or weathering the End of the World as We Know It, you’ll want to check out this collection of worst-case-scenario tips, apps, and downloads for your PC and smartphone.


iPhone 4 Newbies: 10 Essential Tips and Tricks

Are you lined up to get the Verizon iPhone 4 when it debuts this week? Here are a few tips on how to dodge the number one killer of iPhones, extend battery life, manage apps and more.

Get Internet Access When Your Government Shuts It Down

Does your government have an Internet kill-switch? Read our guide to Guerrilla Networking and be prepared for when the lines get cut.


Customize Speed Dial in BlackBerry 6 OS

BlackBerry smartphones are famous for their keyboards, but why type out numbers and names when speed dial does the work for you?