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Six Big Windows 8 Features for Small Business

Here's a sneak peek at how Windows 8 is shaping up to serve users at work.

Nine Absurdly Useful File Management Utilities

Show your messy file system who’s boss with these high-quality tools. Most of them are low-cost, and many cost nothing at all.

Windows Phone 7 Mango is a Substantial Upgrade

The new version of Windows Phone 7, code-named Mango, includes substantial improvements to the OS's search capabilities and entertainment options.

Tested: Top 10 All-Purpose Laptops

These laptops can do it all and are a great choice for most notebook users.

Digital Storm's Enix is Big on Power, Small in Size

Using a vertically mounted Mini-ATX format motherboard, Digital Storm's overclocked Enix gaming PC features top performance in a small footprint.

10 Great Error Messages

A good computing day is an error-free day. Unfortunately, those are rarer than we would like. Have you seen any of these funny and original error messages lately?

Venetica: Venice Meets Death, Death Goes Stone-Carving

Deck13's medieval fantasy adventure folds wooden combat and crude visual design into a mildly interesting tale of necromancy gone wild.

Flea-bitten: My Life as a Wolf in World of Warcraft Cataclysm

In which I put World of Warcraft Cataclysm's new Worgen storyline through its paces, levels 1 to 9.

Review: Razer Spectre StarCraft II Gaming Mouse

Razer's Spectre gaming mouse for StarCraft II comes packed with tournament-caliber features designed for casual and enthusiast real-time strategy gamers alike.

Fast Fixes for Office Annoyances

Frustrated by Office irritations? Follow our quick tips for adjusting settings in Word, Outlook, and more.


Samsung's Epic 4G is the Smartphone to Beat

The Samsung Epic 4G sits atop the heap of high-end smartphones by virtue of its sharp display, front-facing camera, superior physical keyboard, and 4G speed.


Acer Aspire TimelineX 1830T-68U118: The Power You Crave in an Ultraportable Package

The keyboard and trackpad on Acer's latest ultraportable laptop aren't perfect, but the sacrifices involved are acceptable when the result is such a sleek machine.



Use this app to remotely lock and track your lost phone, as well as to back up, wipe, and restore some of your private data.