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Windows 8: 7 Handy Tips and 4 Cool Tools

From getting back your Start menu to tweaking the Metro UI, here's how to play better with Windows 8.

How to Install and Uninstall Fonts in Windows

Looking for free, interesting fonts? Here's how to find and install new fonts, and uninstall old fonts, in Windows.

What Telecommuting Can Do for Your Business

Telecommuting has many advantages--and its drawbacks are mostly a matter of perception. Here are seven significant benefits.

Help Friends Work Around 'Invalid Transfer Key' Error for Shared Google Calendar

This mysterious error crops up for some recipients of shared Google calendars, but not others. Why? Hard to say, but there is a workaround.

Salesforce Alternatives: 5 CRM Services for Small Businesses

Is Salesforce overkill for your small business? These Web-based customer relationship management services help you handle contacts and tasks nearly anywhere you work.

Business Videoconferencing Showdown: Meet Face-to-Face

Video collaboration has become an essential business tool. We tested five of the top videoconferencing services to see how they stack up.

Apture Instantly Searches Phrases You Highlight

Want more information about something you just ran across online? Apture looks up any phrase on Wikipedia, YouTube, and other sites.

Split Chrome Tabs In Two With the Frame Two Pages Plugin

Want to view two Web pages side by side in Google Chrome? This nifty add-on lets you turn multiple pages into a single frameset for simultaneous viewing.

10 Social Networking Add-Ons for Firefox

Here's how to turn Mozilla Firefox into a social butterfly.

How to Make Your Google Accounts More Secure

Gmail has been the target of recent hacking attacks. Here are four solid tips to bolster security for you Google account information.

View Gmail in Preview Pane Mode

Gmail's new Preview Pane feature gives the service an Outlook-like Interface.

Convert Any File to Any File Type With Go2Convert

This free Web service does one thing and does it well: changing your file formats instantly with no hassles.

Gliffy Snaps Out Spiffy Charts With Ease

Need to make a one-off flowchart or other graphic, but don't have the fancy software to do it? Give Gliffy a try.