Don't-Miss Utility software Stories
Solve laptop hassles with free tools that disable your touchpad while you're typing, and keep you updated on your battery's condition.
Fab freebie BatteryBar is the single best thing to happen to laptops since Wi-Fi. It shows you everything you need to know about your battery.
If you're a Windows 7 user, here's a utility that should solve the maddening problem of accidental touchpad swipes. And it's free!
Free apps and services keep your computer awake while it's idle, download and install apps all at once, and give you a real Facebook Dislike button.
Sharing printers across a network distributes their cost as well as their functionality. Here's a quick network printing guide for small businesses.
This handy freebie stops your computer from going to sleep or launching your screensaver--without any input from you.
Crazy4laptops asked the Windows forum about “not so smart moments with computers?”
Hardly a week goes by when some organization or another doesn't lose some laptops and face a litany of IT security questions.
Want to wow people with your PC? Here's how to spice up your tech life with widgets, wallpaper, and multitouch screens.
ArloG asked the Storage forum if one can back up more than one PC onto a single external hard drive.
This tiny utility shows at-a-glance if your Caps Lock, Num Lock, and/or Scroll Lock are activated.
Cross-platform apps such as Firefox Portable Edition, OpenOffice.org Portable, and Audacity Portable will give your phone full PC capabilities.
A free utility promises to make video-buffering interruptions a thing of the past. But does it work?