Websense offers ‘middle-of-the-road’ security

Security firm Websense has recently rebranded its year-old Triton product to include software-as-a-service features and says the tool now focuses on content security. Websense says it combines on-premise email and Web security on

Published on: February 11th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Gateway DX420-45 desktop a well-rounded PC

Among the systems we've tested lately, three come within range of the Gateway DX4320-45 midsize-tower mainstream desktop. We're talking strictly about performance, though, because some of those competing systems drop out of the

Published on: January 18th, 2011 David Murphy

OpenDNS Web filter offers alternative to blocking Web access

For National Veterinary Associates, the decision to block the Web was sealed with a virus. It was about three years ago. One of the company's 120 pet hospital offices got hit with a

Published on: September 28th, 2009 Robert McMillan

Dell Studio XPS 16 offers luxury laptop on a budget

The Dell Studio XPS line emphasizes style without sacrificing functionality. These multimedia laptops have a bit of leather trim here, a backlit keyboard there--and a whole lot of plugs, ports, and features packed

Published on: January 13th, 2009 Darren Gladstone

Top five portable notebooks and netbooks under $1000

Say good-bye to costly computers. These five netbooks and laptops are quick, easy, and available on the cheap. HP Mini 1000 Netbook The HP Mini 1000 is HP's second-generation foray into the netbook

Published on: December 2nd, 2008 Darren Gladstone

It’s still easy to buy Windows XP from PC retailers

I won't waste time rehashing the argument over whether Windows Vista is any good. The fact remains that lots of people prefer Windows XP, and they'll go to great lengths to get it.

Published on: July 17th, 2008 Christopher Null

Loopholes to get Windows XP after the last call

It's last call for consumers to buy PCs pre-loaded with Windows XP.Most major PC makers and retailers will stop taking orders for consumer-oriented desktops and laptops with the older operating system by the

Published on: June 10th, 2008 Bill Snyder

Gateway unwraps ‘sexy’ tablet notebook

The E-155C is Gateway's nicest convertible tablet notebook yet. The E-155C is Gateway's nicest convertible tablet notebook yet. The small dark unit is stylish, easy-to-use, and sturdily crafted. The price-- US$1850 as of

Published on: August 30th, 2007 Carla Thornton