Articles By Ian Harac

Use SecureClean to completely eradicate files

It's well-known that "deleting" a file from Windows doesn't fully remove it, but you may not understand just how much data can remain on your disk after a file is gone. Even fragments

Published on: March 8th, 2011 Ian Harac

Free and niche alternatives to Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word is ubiquitous: It's the standard word processor in most places of business, and it often ends up installed on home PCs due to compatibility and familiarity. It isn't the only choice,

Published on: February 1st, 2011 Ian Harac

Gmail Backup offers free email protection

Getting your e-mail out of the cloud is often a good idea, whether it's to hedge against data loss or to meet archiving or indexing goals. Although a standard POP3/IMAP e-mail program (such

Published on: December 23rd, 2010 Ian Harac

Share Files Easily with HFS

HFS - Http File Server allows you to set up file sharing from your home computer, for your friends, co-workers, or the world, with considerable ease--if your Internet connection, router, and firewall are

Published on: December 28th, 2008 Ian Harac