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10 Awesome Google Tricks You Missed

Think you’re a Google master? Think again, and check out these 10 tricks and innovations that make working with Google’s services even better.

Create Web-based Reminders With NudgeMail Widget

Want to remind your site visitors about upcoming events? Nudgemail's new widget tool lets you create automatic reminders that you can embed on any site.

Use Microsoft Excel for (Nearly) Everything

Masters of Microsoft Excel Use It For (Nearly) Everything

Sentiment Analysis Comes of Age

Sentiment analysis is not a new concept, but the tools tackle this ongoing task are increasingly powerful.

The Semantic Web Gets Down to Business

Here's what you need to know about the "hidden" Web. Learn how to compete for clicks and make your products and services easier to find online.

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

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

Fix Google Docs Annoyances With Free Software

Having to access Google Docs through a browser is perhaps one of the most annoying features of an otherwise excellent cloud office suite. However, two free apps take away a lot of the pain.

Google Docs Secrets: 21 Power Tips for the Productivity Suite

Google Docs has become a serious contender among office productivity tools, and it keeps getting better. These 21 quick tips uncover hidden, useful features to help you get more done with the Web-based suite.

Social Productivity: Use Peer Pressure to Keep Yourself on Task

Having trouble getting everything done all by yourself? Try getting by with a little help from your friends.

How to Get Started With Cloud Computing

Cloud experts and early adopters offer up five entry points to the cloud

Keep Your Number Private, Create Docs Easily, and Get Free Storage

Learn about a Web service that lets you contact callers without sharing your phone number, an online tool that lays out newsletters with ease, and a way to get more free storage on Dropbox.

Gmail Tips: 5 Great E-Mail Timesavers

If you're one of Gmail's 193 million users worldwide, you probably rely on the service--and its add-ons--every day. Here are more ways to get more out of Gmail.

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.