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Xerox Mobile Scanner: A versatile companion for business travelers

Outfitted with an Eye-Fi SD Card, this lightweight portable scanner can wirelessly transmit JPG images and PDFs to computers, the Web, or your Android or iOS mobile device.

Best business laptops for Windows 7

Microsoft aims to make a splash next month with the debut of Windows 8, but most businesses aren’t leaping to upgrade right away. If you’re planning to run Windows 7 for a while, one of these laptops could be just right for you or your workforce.

Gmail vs. Outlook.com

Gmail vs. Outlook.com: Which offers the best email in the cloud?

How does Microsoft’s new webmail service stand up against longtime favorite Gmail? The answer may surprise you.

Web conferencing showdown: What's the best software for online meetings?

Web conferencing can power anything from a quick, two-person pow-wow to an all-hands assembly. We test-drive four services to find a crowd-pleaser.

5 free open source alternatives to Microsoft Office

Small businesses don't always need Microsoft Office software for word processing, spreadsheets, email, database and publishing tools.

4 security suites that protect all your devices

McAfee, Symantec, Trend Micro and Webroot offer protection for all your devices along with Web-based management.

Lenovo IdeaPad U410 Review: All-Purpose Laptop on a Budget

The Lenovo IdeaPad U410 manages to fulfill most computing needs while remaining affordable.

Small business accounting software: three reviews

We review QuickBooks Pro 2012, Accounting Edge Pro 2012 for Windows, and Sage 50 Complete 2013--and find much to admire in all three.

Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A review: ultralight, pretty, and capable

The updated Zenbook ships with Ivy Bridge, a gorgeous full HD IPS display, and an improved trackpad.

HP Officejet 150 Mobile All-in-One review: premium-priced portability

The Officejet 150 Mobile squeezes print, scan, and copy into a portable package; however, HP has delayed shipment of this model until the fall.

Browse in your own little safe cocoon

Cocoon and Cocoon+ let you browse the Web privately and securely.

SkyDox lets you share and collaborate, easily

SkyDox Business Edition offers a host of easy-to-use tools for file sharing and collaboration.

The Bat! Professional Is Not an Easier Email Client

Designed to streamline email management, The Bat! Professional fails to deliver.