Dropbox cloud syncing service exits beta stage

Cloud sync service Dropbox has announced the final release of its client software. Dropbox 1.0 "Rainbow Shell" comes with performance increases, courtesy of a reduction in resources used by the program, as well

Published on: December 20th, 2010 Keir Thomas

The good and the bad of Windows Phone 7

I use an iPhone 4. I upgraded to the iPhone 4 from an iPhone 3GS. However, prior to making the switch to the iPhone I relied on Windows Mobile smartphones for years. With

Published on: November 30th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Ford’s futuristic features on 2011 Explorer

We might not yet have the hover cars promised to us by science fiction movies of the past, or even cars that drive themselves – but the 2011 Ford Explorer is loaded to

Published on: July 27th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Five best free ways to sync your data with the Web

"Syncing to the cloud" may sound like marketing-speak, but it's actually a convenient thing to do: Upload your important files to an online server and access them from any of your other computers

Published on: July 26th, 2010 Howard Wen

Wave 4 of Live Essentials — a grab bag of great free downloads

The beta of Microsoft's latest update of its free Windows Live Essentials line of online applications -- which Microsoft calls Wave 4 -- was recently released to reviewers and beta testers; the final

Published on: June 10th, 2010 Preston Gralla

How to move your business to the Web

The Internet has changed the way people do nearly everything--from consuming media to performing research to maintaining relationships to communicating. Its effect on business has been similarly wide ranging. And today, for mission-critical

Published on: April 28th, 2010 Adam Pash

Three free and easy ways to access your data anywhere, anytime

Have you ever been in a situation where you wish you could just reach up and pluck a file from your computer out of thin air?Maybe you're telecommuting and suddenly discover a critical

Published on: December 1st, 2009 Brian Jackson

Free ways to sync your data across PCs, Macs and mobile devices

Every day you probably run your hands across various different keyboards, touchpads, and plastic buttons. But working with so many different devices poses some challenges. The hard part is getting the various products

Published on: October 29th, 2009 David Murphy

Using Gmail and Google Calendar on your Blackberry now a piece of cake

Google Inc. is looking to pull more business users into its hosted Google Apps fold by making it easier for BlackBerry users to use Gmail and Google Calendar.The company late today unveiled the

Published on: May 6th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

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

Eight great gadgets you must pack in your travel kit

When you're on the road, you can feel more like a juggler than a traveler: You've got your notebook, your smart phone, your camera, your GPS device, your MP3 player -- and all

Published on: March 6th, 2009 David DeJean

Five Web services that keep your data files in sync

The days of the solo employee toiling away on a single computer are long gone. Whether telecommuting from a home system, collaborating via a company laptop, or conferencing over a cell phone, people

Published on: August 5th, 2008 Scott Dunn