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Readers ask for help on managing Gmail messages and speeding up antivirus scans--plus offer a quick way to pin folders to the Windows taskbar.
Microsoft Office's email and calendar program shouldn't keep you up at night. Here's how to resolve five common frustrations.
Can't figure out how to clear old mail from your inbox? Gmail doesn't offer an obvious solution, but there's a fairly easy way to get the job done.
Melissa has her doubts about backing up online. Could her data be stolen?
If you use Google's Chrome browser (or a Chromebook), check out these great document creation, collaboration, and management tools.
These powerful and affordable cloud-based services work with Intuit's popular accounting software to address all sorts of small-business problems and needs.
Google Docs users can now fax documents from within their Google Docs accounts with this inexpensive fax service.
WiFi File Explorer for Android connects your phone to any computer on your wireless network to share files easily.
Here's a closer look at Google Docs and its new features, from someone who uses the productivity suite every day.
With new apps for Android and iOS, myBantu offers a compelling approach to social productivity and filtered search.
More and more, we rely on Web services as a matter of course. What happens when a service disappears?
Rick tackles his own hassles this week: Firefox opening on the wrong monitor, Gmail downloading thousands of emails, Windows Media Center streaming issues.
Book deals are hard to come by, but with the advent of electronic books--and with the availability of simple, affordable self-publishing options--anyone can be an author. Here's how to start.
Roscoblunt's friends call him with their computer questions. He asked the Desktops forum to recommend a free program for remote help.
Uli Mrose updated Windows Explorer to version 9, but didn’t like it. Here’s how to bring back IE8.