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The ultimate Linux starter kit for small business

Linux machines can save your business cold, hard cash. Here's how to pick the best OS and apps for yourself, your workers, and your IT pros.

Five essential Pokki apps bring the best of mobile and the Web to your desktop

Desktop apps can be lumbering beasts, but bloated browsers can make Web apps just as problematic. The Pokki platform runs sprightly Web and mobile apps on your desktop, no browser required.

No end in sight to telework, survey finds

Despite recent moves at Yahoo and Best Buy, other companies say they plan to keep offering the benefit.

Make the most of the Spotlight menu

The easiest way to access OS X's powerful Spotlight search technology is using the systemwide Spotlight menu. But chances are you aren’t getting as much out of this menu as you could be. In this video, Dan Frakes show you a few tricks for making the Spotlight menu more useful.

LibreOffice update brings remote presentation app to Windows, Mac

Users on any PC platform can now control presentations from an Android phone.

How Apple's iWatch could revolutionize mobile security

The iWatch is meant to tether to an iPhone or iPad, which allow it to serve as a security token for advanced authentication.

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Evernote hack shows that passwords aren't good enough

The Evernote hack is just the latest breach illustrating the need for two-factor authentication. Evernote is smart to take action.

Four productivity-boosting replacements for stock iOS apps

Awesome alternatives to Calendar, Mail, Notes, and Reminders.

Yahoo's CEO checked VPN logs before work-from-home ban

Not sure if anyone's slacking while working from home? You can follow the lead of Yahoo's CEO and check the VPN logs.

Is Yahoo's telework ban shortsighted or savvy?

Employee morale will plummet and key people will quit as Yahoo forces workers to the office, critics say. But data about telecommuting comes to different conclusions.

Touch-typing keyboard apps for mobile devices flood Mobile World Congress

These new apps aim to make typing on our phones and tablets easier, faster, and more comfortable.