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Security Becomes 'Top Priority' for Smartphone Users

A survey finds we worry about the safety of data on our mobile devices -- but not enough to change passwords or perform regular backups.


Backups: Do Your Family and Friends have a Plan?

Your friends and family turn to you for tech advice, so it's time to inform them of how important it is to back up data.

How Do I Back Up My Data?

Follow these quick and simple instructions to protect your valuable files.

Increase Your System Restore Points, Part 1

Lee asked the Answer Line forum how to increase the number of Windows System Restore points

Gmail Keeper Backs Up Your Gmail Locally

Get your Gmail out of the cloud and back on the ground with Gmail Keeper.

CloudBerry Explorer Frees You From Amazon S3's Clumsy Web Interface

Manage Amazon S3 storage with CloudBerry Lab's slick standalone client.

Powerful Norton Online Backup Best for Less Volatile Data

Norton Online Backup backs up 25GB of your data offsite.

Freebie Paragon Go Virtual Saves VMs in Three Major Formats

Create and convert virtual machines from your hard drive in the three most popular formats with this great free utility.

Dumb Tech Mistakes

Crazy4laptops asked the Windows forum about “not so smart moments with computers?”

Easy-to-Use Oops!Backup Adds a New Layer of Security

Friendly continuous-backup product Oops!Backup includes a useful timeline restore feature--and in this version, it gives more options for where to back up your files.