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How to get the best performance out of Salesforce and other SaaS apps

Seven ways to resolve Salesforce and many other SaaS performance issues.

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BitTorrent on the iPad and iPhone? It's possible using ProPopulo

Building on a technique discovered by Stefan Svartling, we learn how to turn an app named ProPopulo into a BitTorrent client for the iPhone and iPad.

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Microsoft OneDrive just got a whole lot better for storing your photos

Microsoft has added some smart features to OneDrive

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7 ways project managers can anticipate, avoid and mitigate problems

Experts identify the most common (and frustrating) issues project managers must constantly tackle and what steps they can take to avoid or minimize these problems.

Rooting your Android device: A guide for the accident-prone

Want to get rid of bloatware, install a custom operating system and be the coolest Android user in your immediate circle? Read on to see how a tech-savvy but careless nerd roots an Android device.

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Here's how to turn on Spartan's lightning-fast browsing engine in Windows 10

You don't have to wait if you want to try out the fast browsing engine Microsoft is building into its new Spartan browser in Windows 10. Here's how to turn it on right now --- and what speed gains you can expect.

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IT Resume Makeover: Presentation dictates response

How to position your knowledge, skills and accomplishments to attract the attention of hiring managers and recruiters and dictate the response you want your resume to generate.

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Clamping down on users with rbash

One way to restrict what users can do on your Linux systems is by using rbash -- the restricted Bourne Again shell -- but only if you take some additional steps to ensure that your users can't break out of their cells

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Test out fitness trackers and other wearables before you buy with Lumoid

Play with some wearables at home for a week before you decide

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All freeware software sites serve up crapware or adware

Free software is great, but the crapware that usually comes along with it on downloading sites is awful. There are ways to skip the crapware, though

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6 biggest business security risks and how you can fight back

IT and security experts discuss the leading causes of security breaches and what your organization can do to reduce them.

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How to configure Nginx for Wordpress Multisite with subdirectories

Nginx and Wordpress work great together but it requires a few extra directives to work properly with Multisite subdirectories.

9 ways the Right Mentor Can Accelerate Your Career Advancement

Want to move your career forward more quickly? A mentor could be just what you need. Discussed in last week’s blog was the difference between a coach and a mentor. There are two types of coaches; a person who teaches you a...

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How to clean up all the apps linked to your online social accounts

Do you know how many apps you've connected to Facebook, Google, Twitter, and so on? You might be surprised

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6 LinkedIn tips to make your profile pop

LinkedIn isn't necessarily the most dazzling or entertaining social network, but it can be the most professionally rewarding. Here are six tips, directly from LinkedIn, to help you realize true value from the platform.

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How to deploy small-business Wi-Fi with Xclaim access points

Created by established Wi-Fi vendor Ruckus Wireless, the new Wi-Fi access points from Xclaim are deployed entirely from a smartphone app.

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Grab 4 premium productivity apps for 68% off

Save $125 on Pocket Premium, Evernote Premium, Wunderlist Pro, and LastPass Premium plus get NYTimes access for free

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Find out if dropping cable TV will really save you money with this calculator

Streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime can help you cut the cord, but in some cases, you'd pay more than you would with cable

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