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  • News: Avoid Tech Distractions: Nine Simple Focus Enhancers

    What did we do before the Internet? We barely remember, but we think it had something to do with our jobs. Unless you work on a farm or in a coal mine, chances are that your job affords you constant access to Facebook, Twitter, Cute Overload, Fail Blog, and a zillion other productivity-destroying indulgences.

  • News: Power Up Microsoft Office With These Add-Ins

    Like most people who own PCs, you probably rely on Microsoft Office to get a lot of your work done. And you probably wish that you could get more out of the suite. Wouldn't your life be easier if you could use the interface more effectively? Or Sync Outlook contacts with your Google account? Or combine the power of Office with the power of Google Docs?

  • News: Cost of mobile broadband up to 1333 times fixed services

    The growing price gap between fixed and mobile broadband is emerging as a major telecommunications issue according to Market Clarity, which claims that mobile broadband can now be as much as 1333 times more expensive than fixed broadband on a per GB basis.

  • News: Happy Geek Pride Day!

    Happy Geek Pride Day! That's right; today (May 25) is an actual holiday of sorts celebrating one of nature's finest creatures--the geek. And as you might expect, we here at PCWorld's GeekTech blog have a couple fun stories up our sleeves to observe the occasion (we had to do something--we have "Geek" in out name!).

  • News: EU countries ignore new law on Internet privacy

    New European Union rules to ensure citizens’ privacy have been ignored by the vast majority of E.U. member states.

  • News: Google's Mobile Payment Platform to Launch, Report Says

    Google, not to be outdone by Square's recent announcement of its Card Case app that attempts to turn smartphones into credit cards, is rumored to be ready to show off a new mobile payment platform that works with near field communication technology, or NFC.

  • News: Opera for iPad Tries to Conquer Safari

    Opera has released a version of its mobile browser for the iPad, rivaling Apple's built-in browser, Safari. Opera Mini 6, which brings an updated design to the third-party iOS browser as well as support for the iPhone 4 retina display, is available now for free from the App Store.

  • News: Read Final Draft files on the iPad with FDX Reader

    If you're in the film industry, you rely on scripts. Whether you're an agent, actor, director, writer, compositor, artist, reader, or producer, chances are that whatever project you're working on will involve a script (or ten) that you need to keep close at hand.

  • News: Russian company cracks iOS 4 hardware encryption

    Having cracked Apple iPhone backups last year, Russian security company ElcomSoft appears to have found a reliable way to beat the layered encryption system used to secure data held on the smartphone itself.

  • News: Skype kills integration with open source PBX Asterisk

    Skype has decided not to renew an agreement that allows open-source telephony system Asterisk to be integrated with the service using software developed with Digium.

  • News: JNBridge links Java, .Net in clouds

    Developers can build services and APIs accommodating both platforms

  • News: Governments illegally specify brands in IT tenders - study

    More than 10 percent of government IT tenders in the European Union illegally specify brands according to a new report.

  • News: City Link attempting to deliver major IT turnaround

    Rentokil Initial's troubled courier business City Link is attempting to turn around its fortunes with a technology overhaul.

  • News: Opera Mini 6 for iOS launched

    Opera has announced the launch of the latest version of the Opera Mini browser for the iPhone and iPad.

  • News: iOS 5 won't run on the iPhone 3GS - rumour

    Owners of the iPhone 3GS could be left in the lurch by Apple when the company announces the next version of iOS later this year, it has been suggested.

  • News: Amazon Faces New Challenges, Introduces Lower-Cost 3G Kindle

    As its competition announced new models that shoot squarely at the heart of Amazon's Kindle e-reader business, Amazon responded by quietly unleashing a 3G variant of its Kindle With Special Offers. Like the Wi-Fi-only Kindle With Special Offers, this model shaves $25 off the price in exchange for turning the screensaver into a targeted advertising slate with deals.

  • News: Tesco trials Satnav app for stores

    Tesco is trialling an app for smartphones running Google Android that helps users navigate their way round the store.

  • News: Taipei presses Sony for more information after PSN hack

    The city of Taipei has sought more help from Sony for PlayStation Network gamers whose personal details may have been leaked, an official said on Wednesday. Its Law and Regulation Commission has also demanded answers from Apple over allegations that it had recorded the locations of iPhone users.

  • News: Lexmark adds Envelope Wizard to its SmartSolutions apps

    Lexmark is continuing to add to its range of SmartSolution apps for its internet-connected printers with the launch of the Envelope Wizard SmartSolution.

  • News: Facebook founder wants to open the site to kids

    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg believes children under 13 should be allowed to use the social network.



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