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Sync Mail, Contacts, Calendar with Your iOS Device

SuPaw asked the Networking forum how best to sync multiple email accounts, plus contacts and a calendar, so that it's all accessible on both a Windows PC and an iPad

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How to Analyze Your Website's Performance

Understanding who is visiting your website is critical if you intend to make it big on the Web.

Declare Independence From iTunes With Spotify Premium

Spotify’s desktop application is a fantastic music manager. Here’s how to make Spotify your default app on the go as well.

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Google Docs offline: A getting started guide

Editing documents in Google Docs no longer requires an Internet connection. Here’s how to get up and running in offline mode.

What Do These Words Actually Mean? Add-ins, Add-ons, Plug-ins, Apps, Applications, and Utilities

Robert Conner asked me to define the various words for different types of programs.

A Hands-On Guide to Advanced FreeNAS Server Configurations

Learn how to set up an FTP server, multiple user accounts, and snapshot backups on a DIY FreeNAS file server.

How to use Groupon to boost your ecommerce business

Known for its local business coupon deals, Groupon also offers a number of features for ecommerce business owners.

Email Suddenly Not Arriving in Gmail? Here's One Possible Cause

If you haven't received new mail for more than a day and there's no known Gmail outage, check this setting in your account.

How to Manage Your Business's Online Reputation

Monitor what people are saying about your company on the Web, and set the record straight if things go south.

Exchange Instant Messages in Your Browser with IM+

My beloved Meebo Messenger is shutting down, but Shape's cross-platform IM+ service fills the void.

How to Edit Images for Free

Want to do some serious image editing without spending a lot of cash? Here are a few of the better image editors that you can download for free on your Windows, Linux, or Mac system.

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Use SugarSync to Keep Any Two Folders in Sync

Dropbox and SkyDrive force you to relocate folders to their hierarchy. SugarSync doesn't. Here's how to make the most of it.

PhilterIt Eases Email Overload by Separating Branded Messages

You want to keep your Groupon, Facebook, and other branded mail coming; you just don't want it mixed in with the important stuff. This clever service builds you a smarter inbox.