Awesome free apps and where on the Web to get them

What, you're not using Microsoft Speed Launch? It's a free application that lets you instantly launch any application, Web site or document using any word or phrase you choose. The app places a

Published on: July 14th, 2010 Mike Elgan

Free Web 2.0 apps to help you manage your holidays

Keeping up with holiday errands, parties and travel plans doesn't need to be as difficult as it used to be, thanks to some handy free Web 2.0 apps that you can access from

Published on: November 27th, 2008 C.G. Lynch

How to boost your PC’s performance with Windows registry cleaning

Let's start with a little quiz. I say "Big, bloated, and full of errors." What do you say? Right, "Windows Registry." One more: "Messing with it is risky." If you guessed the Registry again, you pass. While

Published on: August 21st, 2008 Steve Bass

iPhone apps that let you boost your productivity for free

Armed with the App Store and a whopping zero dollars to spend, I took a crack at finding the best free iPhone productivity applications available right now. I came away with five solid

Published on: August 18th, 2008 Tim Moynihan

How to not have your Web site hacked like Sony’s

The U.S. Sony Playstation Web site is the latest high-profile victim of a hacker attack on business sites that's spreading malware at breakneck pace, says a security vendor. Sophos PLC reported that Sony

Published on: July 4th, 2008 Brian Jackson

17 ways to supercharge your computing experience with Greasemonkey

The Internet offers a wealth of excellent tools, information and entertainment - and it asks very little from us in return. So don't get upset when a poorly designed online tool or site

Published on: June 30th, 2008 Adam Pash