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Essential networking tips for small business

Stay connected and productive with dual-band routers, personal cloud storage, and more.

OpenOffice 4.0

Apache OpenOffice gets a handy-dandy sidebar

In its first major revision in more than a year, the Apache OpenOffice suite now comes with a sidebar, from which users can launch their favorite tools.

Salesforce.com updates mobile Chatter app with eye on productivity

Salesforce.com will soon roll out the fourth version of its Chatter mobile application, an update that gives users of the collaboration software more ways to view, retrieve and write back data to the core CRM (customer relationship management) system.

Push your PC's productivity with better, faster gear

A fast SSD drive, USB 3.0 ports, or real ethernet networking could be all you and your PC need to be more productive.

Evernote goes head-to-head with OneNote with new features

Evernote is updating its iOS, Android and Windows apps in a direct challenge to its biggest competitor.

Open-Xchange to double development team, speed up feature rollout

Collaboration software vendor Open-Xchange has received a $20 million investment that it will use to expand its development team to speed up feature rollouts for its Web-based office suite, the company announced on Thursday.

Desktop land grab: Essential tips for multimonitor productivity

Two or more monitors can enhance your computing experience for work—and play. Here's how to set them up for the best possible viewing experience.

Review: Microsoft's Office Mobile for iPhone app will disappoint most users

Good news: Microsoft finally released an iPhone app for Office. Bad news: It's not the kind of app we were hoping for.

Apple expands iWork for iCloud beta to developers with free accounts

Apple has begun expanding its iWork for iCloud beta, inviting developers free accounts to start testing the in-browser versions of Apple's Pages, Keynote and Numbers applications.

13 technologies fit for the Founding Fathers

Imagine how it must have been for the Founding Fathers around this time in 1776, when they had to sit down, write, and ratify the Declaration of Independence. Let's give our forefathers a high-tech leg up with these 13 technologies, and let freedom (and even some free products) ring.