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Conference Me In: Three Powerful Video Conference Utilities for Your Business

Conference Me In: Three Powerful Video Conference Utilities for Your Business

It used to be that only large multinational corporations with deep pockets could afford a video conferencing solution. But thanks to the higher quality of notebook webcams and increasingly fast Intern...

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DIY Laptop Tech Support: 8 Easy Fixes

DIY Laptop Tech Support: 8 Easy Fixes

Let’s face facts. Dealing with tech support is a hit-or-miss proposition. That’s because tech reps are typically under heavy pressure to keep call times short whether they provide real help or not...

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BOLT 3.0 Web Browser Brings Faster Web Surfing to Android Devices

BOLT 3.0 Web Browser Brings Faster Web Surfing to Android Devices

In a smartphone world dominated by iOS and Android, software company Bitstream feels there's room for another mobile browser. The company just launched BOLT 3.0, a web browser for Android phones desig...

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T-Mobile Adds SpringBoard, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to Tablet Lineup

T-Mobile Adds SpringBoard, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to Tablet Lineup

Heading into this week's CTIA Fall 2011 trade show, T-Mobile just dropped the news that it will be bringing two new Android tablets to its stable of devices, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and the T-Mob...

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Showdown: Best Laptops for Video Chat

Showdown: Best Laptops for Video Chat

Whether you’re looking to stay in touch with loved ones while you travel or you need to chat face to face with a colleague or client, video calling is now an essential activity for many laptop owner...

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Rugged Notebooks Explained: How Tough is Tough Enough?

Rugged Notebooks Explained: How Tough is Tough Enough?

Life on the road isn't easy for a business laptop. From being stuffed into bags and thrown onto airport security trays to getting pushed under seats and crammed into overhead plane compartments, these...

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7 Things You Didn't Know About New Apple CEO Tim Cook

7 Things You Didn't Know About New Apple CEO Tim Cook

The recent resignation of Steve Jobs as Apple's CEO has left many wondering just what kind of man will step in and run the show. Fortunately, Tim Cook is no stranger to the tech industry, even if he's...

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Mobile Payments: Is the Convenience Worth the Risk?

You may not have noticed, but there’s a war raging over what’s in your pocket. And we don’t mean Android versus iPhone. This battle is about who will convince consumers to use their smartphone i...

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Will 3D Phones Fall Flat?

Will 3D Phones Fall Flat?

3D technology isn’t just for blockbuster cinema releases and fancy home theaters. The technology is making huge splash on mobile devices, too. There are even rumors that the next iPad will sport 3D ...

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Sony Unveils Affordable, Colorful Updates to VAIO E and C Series Laptops

Sony Unveils Affordable, Colorful Updates to VAIO E and C Series Laptops

Just in time for summer and the back-to-school shopping season, Sony has announced refreshes to its VAIO E and VAIO C consumer notebooks, which will run the latest Intel and AMD processors, and featur...

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Toshiba Laptop Decoder Ring: Notebook Naming Demystified

Toshiba Laptop Decoder Ring: Notebook Naming Demystified

With few exceptions, the way that notebook companies name their products can be highly confusing. What do all those letters and numbers mean? Look no further. We put together a Toshiba cheat sheet (ot...

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Help Me, Laptop: Should I Buy an Acer Notebook?

Help Me, Laptop: Should I Buy an Acer Notebook?

Springing for a new laptop isn't a purchase to take lightly. You'll spend at least a few hundred bucks, and on the high-end prices can climb to multiple thousands of dollars. So when it comes to parti...

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