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Square vs. Intuit GoPayment: Mobile Credit Card Systems Compared

Why mess with pricey merchant-services plans? These two options let you plug a simple scanner into your smartphone to accept credit card payments from customers.

17 Great Laptop Accessories for Your Dorm Room

Ready to go back to school with your brand-new laptop? Be sure to bring along some of these useful and practical accessories.

Tracking Stolen Laptops: Is Taking Nude Photos of 'Thieves' Going Too Far?

How far can companies go to track down stolen laptops? One judge thinks they may be taking things too far.

Can a UV Light Kill the Stuff Growing on Your Keyboard?

We took cultures of the bacteria and mold growing on our office equipment (yuck!), and then tried treating them with the $250 VirWall ViraShield UV Sanitizer.

iPhone Case Offers a Hand -- Literally

This iPhone design comes with a fake -- but convincing -- hand attached to its back, finally enabling iPhone lovers to hold hands with their smartphone of choice.


Travel Smart: The Best Tech Gear for the Road

You can take it with you. A digital nomad reveals his favorite mobile equipment for traveling light.

Recover a Stolen Laptop with Free LockItTight

Laptops get stolen every day. If you want to increase the chances of recovering yours without paying a monthly service charge, this service can help.

13 Tech Tools to Help You Rock the Golf Course

Whether you’re on the course to close a deal with a new client or you're just going for some downtime, these gadgets will keep you on top of your game.

How to Work Outdoors

Working outside is often an eye-squinting, headache-inducing, battery-draining agony. It doesn’t have to be, if you follow these outdoor computing tips.

Do Hands-Free Cell Phones Make Driving Safer? Not So Fast

Cell phone use may boost risk of a crash, but hands-free usage isn't less risky than hand-held use, according to a new study.