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Top Cloud Services: The Great Hard Drive in the Sky

We tested 20 cloud-storage services to find the best tools for sharing and syncing files, backing up PCs, sharing photos, listening to music, and more.


Top Cloud Services for File Sharing and Syncing

With the help of cloud services, you can edit your documents on any Internet-connected device, and keep them up-to-date. We looked at Box, Dropbox, MediaFire, SkyDrive, and SugarSync to determine which one is the best.


Use the Web to Find a College (and Finance the Tuition)

Online resources can help make both choosing a college and getting aid to pay for it a lot easier. Here are seven good sites for such information.

Microsoft Details Office Web Apps Enhancements

UPDATE: A refresh of the 2-year-old Office Web Apps suite, a rival to Google Docs, is available for testing.

Substance Helps You Write Long Documents in the Cloud, for Free

You can author long-form texts on your own or with collaborators in Substance's stylish online environment.

Pokki Offers a Slick, Free App Store for Web Apps

Pokki is a platform for discovering and installing Web apps.

Betaworks Digs Under Sofa Cushions, Finds Change, Buys Digg

The once-venerable news aggregator reportedly was sold Thursday for $500,000.


Two More Alternatives to Your iGoogle Home Page

Still haven't found the perfect replacement for Google's portal? One of these two services might fit the bill.

How to Analyze Your Website's Performance

Understanding who is visiting your website is critical if you intend to make it big on the Web.

Wi-Fi Performance Boosted From RF Technology Advances

There's now a whole family of multi-antenna techniques that can be employed to achieve RF performance gains in Wi-Fi.