Simple ways to painlessly handle common PC problems

When the phone rings in my house, there's a 50/50 chance it's a call for help -- tech help. Maybe it's my sister trying to figure out why her wireless mouse no longer

Published on: April 12th, 2010 Rick Broida

Avoiding the “White Screen of Death” on your BlackBerry

Here's my tale of woe (and eventually my tips on how to avoid this unfortunate journey yourself): I requested a BlackBerry Tour to write a review of Bayalink Liberty, a hardware/software product that

Published on: March 8th, 2010 Martin Heller

Six free downloads to supercharge your work

Use the six resources below to avoid repetitive typing, to reboot a PC efficiently, and to gain time in other ways. You have enough to worry about without taking the time to prune

Published on: March 8th, 2010 Adam Pash

Fabulous fixes for pesky Windows problems

Show of hands if this has happened to you: You step away from the computer for a little while, and when you come back, all your windows and work are gone. Why? Because

Published on: September 17th, 2009 Rick Broida

Windows XP SP3 devastates some PCs with endless reboots

Installing Windows XP Service Pack 3 sends some PCs into an endless series of reboots, according to posts to a Microsoft support forum. Jesper Johansson, a former program manager for security policy at

Published on: May 12th, 2008 Gregg Keizer