If your PC has USB 3.0 ports, you can get a big speed boost by relocating your external drive to a faster enclosure.
When the time comes to replace or upgrade your hard drive, you'll be glad to have one of these inexpensive tools.
Microsoft is still looking to boost PC and tablet sales with a refresh of Windows, and the next expectations are on a 2013 refresh dubbed 'Blue.'
Windows Blue is barreling down the pipeline, promising to fix many of Windows 8's flaws. We have a few suggestions.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 2 are being upgraded to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean as well as the Samsung Premium Suite, which includes enhanced capabilities using the stylus.
Those early Windows Phone 7 adopters were promised an upgrade, and indications are that it could arrive this year. The so-called Windows 7.8 OS won't have all the functions of Windows Phone 8 but it will have a revamped interface and some new features.
A survey says more than 70 percent of current users of Microsoft Windows do not expect to upgrade to Windows 8 by buying a new computer soon. In fact, 30 percent of those that intend to buy a new computer are planning to buy an iPad.
Mozilla releases Firefox 16.0.2, which addresses weaknesses that could be exploited by hackers.
One PC power user's account of what you can expect from upgrading to Windows 8.
Kennethjc17 upgraded his PC to Windows 7, then found that some of his hardware no longer worked. He turned to the Windows forum for help.