Great ways to boost your productivity on Microsoft Outlook

Do you depend on Microsoft Outlook for your e-mail and scheduling needs? Are you annoyed with the e-mail client? Well, join the club--thousands of Outlook users are lobbying Microsoft for improvements in the

Published on: August 5th, 2009 Rick Broida

Don’t let e-mail wreck your vacation

Will your BlackBerry be as essential as your swimsuit? Do you fear your "staycation" will turn into writing e-mails each day? It's hard to cut the e-mail dependency when we take a vacation.

Published on: August 4th, 2009 Luis Suarez

How to write attention-grabbing e-mail messages

You are judged by the writing style, tone, language, and mistakes in your e-mails every single day. We're all so optimistic we believe people will overlook our e-mail typos and mistakes, while at

Published on: August 4th, 2009 James E. Gaskin

10 pesky iPhone problems and how to fix them

Even the greatest gadgets have flaws, and the iPhone is certainly no exception. Praise it all you want, but the "Jesus phone" has plenty of little annoyances or nuisances that get under a

Published on: July 31st, 2009 Jared Newman

Tame your e-mail overload with social media tools

Does your summer vacation checklist include sifting through hundreds of e-mails the day before you return to the office? Will your BlackBerry be as essential as your swimsuit? Do you fear your "staycation"

Published on: July 16th, 2009 Luis Suarez

10 free and fantastic downloads that replace or enhance Microsoft products

When it's time to get work done, you need productivity tools - office suites, text editors, e-mail software, personal information managers, and other programs. Productivity applications can cost a pretty penny, even hundreds

Published on: July 15th, 2009 Preston Gralla

Five ways employees spill company secrets

A company can buy every top-of-the-line security product known to man, but it won't make a difference for data loss prevention (DLP) unless end users are educated on their own role. Technology is

Published on: July 15th, 2009 Bill Brenner

Acknowledging privacy concerns arbitrator allows Google Apps use at Canadian University

Lakehead University decreased the privacy of faculty by switching to Google's Gmail service for campus communications, but is allowed to do so because there's no requirement that they provide private e-mail communications, according

Published on: June 17th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Google Wave: a one-stop-shop for collaboration on steroids

Google Wave, an upcoming Web application that mixes old technologies like e-mail, IM and online documents in a unified, socially-oriented view, could break down the traditional ways in which we compartmentalize and separate

Published on: June 4th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

iPhone light years ahead of the BlackBerry on almost every count – Part 3

Yesterday, Part 2 of our three-parter on the relative merits of the BlackBerry and the iPhone as a business device, focused on applications, discussing the colossal limitations of BlackBerry apps when contrasted with

Published on: May 29th, 2009 Galen Gruman

BlackBerry vs. iPhone – 30-day test tells which is best for business

If the iPhone were meant for work, it wouldn't be so much fun to use - would it? Yes, it was Mac versus PC all over again: The iPhone was quickly pigeonholed as

Published on: May 27th, 2009 Galen Gruman

Six services for sharing and swapping business data

One of the easiest ways to collaborate with a business partner or colleague is to e-mail a document to them, but it is also one of the hardest habits to break too. And

Published on: May 19th, 2009 David Strom

Microsoft Exchange 2010 “70 per cent faster”

Microsoft Corp. said Monday that its upcoming Exchange Server 2010 software will be able to read and write e-mails to disk 70 per cent faster than Exchange 2007, despite the fact it uses

Published on: May 13th, 2009 Eric Lai and Joel Snyder

How to remotely control your Mac from your iPhone

Can your data appear in two places at once? With a little sleight of hand and the help of some smart apps, you can access your calendar, your files, and even your Mac's

Published on: May 6th, 2009 Christopher Breen and Dan Frakes