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Sprint Boosts Enterprise Cloud Offering With Google Apps for Business

Sprint, looking to capitalize on companies moving to the cloud, will provide direct sales and support for Google’s suite of services like Gmail, Drive and others. Beginning next month, Google Apps for Business will be available to...

13 Android Tools for Web Developers

Android mobile devices, while not typically thought of as places where development work gets done, can offer surprisingly useful apps to help developers get the job done, anywhere.

13 ways to optimize your Android smartphone

Make your Android phone more powerful, useful, and efficient with these 13 quick tips

11 offbeat battery chargers: Portable power with a twist

There's no need for a portable phone charger to be boring -- here are 11 chargers for your smartphone (or tablet) that are both useful and creative.

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How to Set Up a New Business Using Only Cloud Services

Starting your own business? Thanks to the wide availability of cloud services, you can have your business up and running with little more than the device you're using to read this article.

Federation of Small Businesses demands minimum broadband speed of 100mbps

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is calling on the government to adopt "much more ambitious targets" for rolling out high speed broadband for businesses across the UK.

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Android Wear apps already outnumber Google Glass apps

Google Glass may have captivated our imagination for a few years, but Android Wear is what has developers excited. Just two devices are currently available running the wearables platform and already the number of explicitly...

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Ten things everyone should know how to do with a word processor

Admit it: You don’t use half the tools in your word processing app—whether it’s Microsoft Word, Apple’s own Pages, or Google Docs—maybe even less than half. But without all those bells and whistles you’ve been ignoring, that app is...

Seagate aims to make a splash in small-business NAS by announcing 5 new products

Seagate announced five all-new network-attached storage (NAS) boxes today--the biggest product launch the company has ever mounted in this space, according to a company spokesperson. Seagate is targeting the home office denizen and...

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How to find anything in Evernote: 6 advanced search tips

When it comes to taking notes, you can't beat Evernote. With its mobile apps and browser plug-ins, it's incredibly easy to take any article, image, or other data and add it to your personal collection. It's so easy, in fact, that it...

Cybersecurity fears drive SMBs to third-party payment services

Between 2010 and 2013, there was a 25 percent drop in small business processing online orders as traditional credit card merchants. Instead, they turned to third-party payment services, primarily due to concerns over cybersecurity and...

Microsoft slashes SMB Office 365 prices by up to 31%

Microsoft's price cuts for some Office 365 plans was an attempt to keep momentum on its software-by-subscription push, an analyst said.

Hero hacks: 14 Raspberry Pi projects primed for IT

VoIP PBXes, NTP servers, Web-controlled power strips -- hack together one of these handy, cheap solutions for the server closet and beyond

How the target breach has affected small business data security

Hackers increasingly target small firms as a way to get to the big guys. Here's what companies need to do to step up their game.

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How the Target Breach Has Affected Small Business Data Security

Data breaches continue to plague large retailers, but that doesn't mean small businesses are immune. In fact, hackers increasingly target small firms as a way to get to the big guys. Here's what companies need to do to step up their...

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Weary of takedowns, Microsoft looks for partners in crime fighting

Microsoft has grown weary of its role as the Internet's Dirty Harry and, increasingly, is looking for partners to share the load of fighting cyber crime.

First look: Android L in action

The new Android version comes with a UI refresh, not new features alone

Gadgets galore: 8 digital products from CE Week

CE Week, a New York City-based exhibition from the same folks who bring you the huge CES show in Las Vegas, attracts vendors who are showing new, innovative or just-plain-weird products. Here is a sampling of what we saw.

10 tech support requests you never want to hear from your family

Image by Archiboldian licensed under CC BY 2.0If you’re a techie it’s likely that someone in your family will ask you a question about their cell phone, their computer, their iPad, their you-name-it … and not long after the whole...

Watch out for these smartwatches

With Apple expected to launch an iWatch in October, other vendors including Samsung, LG and Motorola, are getting a headstart with smartwatches in varied shapes and colors.

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