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Two decades ago, Novell's network operating system software was almost ubiquitous in the enterprise. Now, its current president wants to restore Novell to a similar level of prominence.
A new version of Google Translate for Android for devices running version 2.1 and later includes offline translation functionality. Just make sure your device has enough storage to hold your expanded vocabulary.
The Internet isn't just about tech news and grumpy cats. When it's time to actually get stuff done, one of these website could prove to be a life-changer.
Dropbox has upped its game on the desktop with new features for Windows and Mac that show your latest Dropbox activity at a glance.
A Michigan developer last week started selling a $5 utility that lets Windows 8 customers shun the new Modern UI by running apps on the classic desktop.
Vendors say their system clean-up utilities can speed up everything from creaky Windows XP installations to brand new Windows 8 machines. We test five to verify the lofty claims.
W3Techs, a site that surveys the use of various web technologies, claims that GIF usage has dropped below the PNG image format for the first time.
If your small business has a comparably small software budget, these 10 free software tools can get your company up and running for no cost whatsoever.
Available for iOS and now in beta testing for Android, Fleksy's goal is to allow you to type without ever looking at your smartphone device's screen.
The official Dropbox app for Windows 8 is available, but some users may find the desktop application meets their needs better than the mobile app.
SwiftKey Flow, a keyboard alternative for Android devices, is now available as a free beta.
Linux users could see as much as a 10x performance boost over traditional VNC solutions, Splashtop says.
Google peeled off the beta tag from Chrome Remote Desktop, a free Chrome browser-add on that gives you full access to another desktop PC running Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux.
Mobile devices handle business tasks that go far beyond e-mail. Here's a selection covering communications, presentations, number-crunching, and other office apps.