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Top Cloud Services for Collaboration

Looking to work with colleagues on shared project files? Google Drive, Office 365, and Zoho promise to help. We tried all three services and picked a winner.

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Top Cloud Services for Sending Large Files

Email attachment limits can be frustrating when you need to give colleagues large documents. We looked at RapidShare, Sendspace, and YouSendIt to determine which file-sending service is best.

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Top Cloud Services for File Sharing and Syncing

With the help of cloud services, you can edit your documents on any Internet-connected device, and keep them up-to-date. We looked at Box, Dropbox, MediaFire, SkyDrive, and SugarSync to determine which one is the best.

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Top Cloud Services for Online Backup

Backing up your valuable files is a necessary chore, but cloud services such as Carbonite, CrashPlan, and Mozy can make the process fairly painless. We tried all three.

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Top Cloud Services: The Great Hard Drive in the Sky

We tested 20 cloud-storage services to find the best tools for sharing and syncing files, backing up PCs, sharing photos, listening to music, and more.

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Top Cloud Services for Storing and Sharing Photos

If you're an avid photographer, Flickr, Photobucket, and SmugMug can help you showcase your shots. We looked at all three; find out which one was our top pick.

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Track Your Mouse Mileage With Mousotron

Mousotron lets you track your typing and mousing distance and compare them with other users.

StickK Puts Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Free Web service StickK holds you to your promises by putting real money on the line.

Track Your Progress With Joe's Goals Cloud Software

Free online tool Joe's Goals makes it easy to create, track, and share progress on personal goals.

Chains.cc Helps You Form Productive Habits

Create "productivity chains" with free service Chains.cc.

Take Control of Your Fonts With Printer's Apprentice

This font manager helps you view fonts, sort them into groups by similarity, and delete unwanted sets.

Browser Add-On WasteNoTime Helps You Stay Focused While You Work

Available for Google Chrome and Apple Safari, this extension lets you set time limits for browsing distracting websites, but its shortcoming is it can be easily circumvented.

Browse in your own little safe cocoon

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