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SyncBack 7 Review: Sync everything, nearly everywhere

The venerable PC syncing tool with the stern interface gets a load of new features, plus the ability to sync data with online storage services.

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MiniTool Power Data Recovery 6 Personal Review: Efficient, but lacking advanced features

MiniTool's data recovery program lets you recover up to 1GB worth of data for free. After that, you'll need a $70 personal license—and the program is missing a trick or two offered by the competition.

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Notezilla 8 review: This monster crushes other note programs likes its namesake crushes Tokyo

The desktop sticky note world is full of freeware, but Notezilla proves you can have enough in the way of useful extras to make it worth opening your wallet

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Acronis True Image 2015 review: Easy to use, at last

A long-time contender for the best backup-software crown, True Image nearly gets its interface act together.

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The best calculator apps for Android

Just think of all that time you wasted memorizing the multiplication tables!

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Why LastPass is best password manager on Android

Step up your password security game on Android with LastPass, which syncs and secures passwords from the desktop, browser, and mobile apps.

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TechGenie PC Optimizer review: Maximum advertising, minimal value

Though the free utilities work to a degree, the primary purpose of this suite is to up-sell you and advertise the company's telephone support.

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Moaxis is where Android phone and computer meet

Send and receive texts, receive notifications, and someday even place phone calls from your computer using this nifty app.

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MiniTool Partition Wizard 8 review: A potent free partitioning toolkit

Free and capable, Partition Wizard is also one of the easiest to use partitioning toolkits.

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Bvckup 2 review: No-nonsense app makes backups a breeze

A backup tool that knows safeguarding your files is serious business, Bvckup 2's lean, mean aesthetic and impressive performance make for a trustworthy tool.

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Iobit Advanced System Care 7 review: Comprehensive utility set, high-profile interface

Iobit's Advanced System Care is packed with useful utilities, as well as an anti-malware component to replace Security Essentials on XP, but it's also visually intrusive.