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Intuit Shows Off New Mobile Tools for Business

The maker of Quickbooks recently demonstrated new mobile apps for small-business owners to stay on top of their finances, take payments, and pay employees, all while on the go.

TechCrunch Disrupt Startups Show Off Small-Business Tools

Many of the services announced at the TechCrunch Disrupt event in San Francisco are designed to help small businesses. Here are some of the highlights.

HP Rolls Out New Printers, 3D Scanning, Better Cloud Printing

Along with HP's new line of printers comes 3D object scanning and enhanced Web-based printing services.

9 Handy Utilities for Optimizing Your Desktop and Display

Make every pixel count with these tools for moving, resizing, and controlling windows. None are expensive, and many are free.


VMworld: Security, Regulatory Concerns Still a Challenge in Virtualization

While VMware users harbor little doubt about the cost savings and productivity gains brought by virtualizing their networks, security concerns still exist.

How to Protect Yourself, Your Tech, and Your Data When a Hurricane Blows Into Town

When a major disaster like Hurricane Irene hits, you need to think about protecting your loved ones, your tech gear, and your data. Here are 14 apps, tips, and sites to help you.


Top 10 Free Apps for Your $99 HP TouchPad Tablet

Found one of the elusive TouchPad tablets? Keep saving money by putting these free apps on it.


Cloud Computing: More IT Leaders Turn to SaaS ERP

When Epec Engineered Technologies needed to replace multiple ERP systems with a single platform, they turned to a SaaS solution.

Skype Makes Play for Mobile Group Messaging with GroupMe Acquisition

GroupMe technology allows group texts, conference calls, and sharing of photos and location.


Hackers Post 1M Danish Government Business Records to Net

Hackers protest Danish government policy to charge for public records access and post huge database online.

Inspector Gadgets: Windows 7 Gadgets for Monitoring Your PC

These Windows desktop gadgets can give you a sneak peek inside the inner workings of your PC.

Green Tool from AT&T Helps Companies Add Up Savings

AT&T has rolled out a new Website to calculate how much your business can save by opting for cloud software over business travel.

Beyond App Dev: Applying Agile Techniques to Business

Software development practices such as collaboration and openness to change are now being applied to all parts of a business.