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Videoconferencing gear roundup

Brian Nadel shows off four videoconferencing kits that can help you communicate with employees, clients or customers more effectively.

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5 great free apps for powering up Google Drive

Want to make Google Drive even more powerful than it already is? I've got five free power-ups for you that let you do everything from edit photos and videos, to convert files to different formats, to build databases, and more.

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Top 10 new features in ASP.Net 5

ASP.Net vNext makes it easier to build leaner, faster, cloud-optimized Web applications, and it lets you do so on Windows, Linux, or Mac OS X.

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Best tools for email encryption

The products we reviewed show good signs that encryption has finally come of age.

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McAfee LiveSafe review: Top protection for Windows, Android

McAfee LiveSafe provides users with protection for an unlimited number of devices -- and for a reasonable price. However, Apple users don't get much beyond the most basic features.

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Norton Security review: Simpler and still a winner

Symantec has streamlined its Norton line of anti-malware suites and combined them into a single but still-efficient package.

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Review: The best browsers for Android smartphones

Comparing Chrome, CM Browser, Dolphin, Firefox, InBrowser, and UC Browser on speed, features, and HTML5 support.

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Best handheld Wi-Fi test tools

Here, we review four hardware-based products that you can throw in a laptop bag and carry around with you

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Email encryption has gotten so much better, so you’d be crazy not to use it

Hushmail, Virtru, HP Voltage, Datamotion, AppRiver, ProtonMail, Tutanota offer options for protecting emails from prying eyes.

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Security suites: Choosing the best one for you

These days, security suites do more than protect you from malware -- they handle phishing, lost mobile devices and a multitude of other tasks. We find out which are appropriate for your needs.

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Which is better, the Galaxy Tab S2 or iPad Air 2?

When the Galaxy Tab S2 launches in August, it'll give the iPad Air 2 a run for its money. Which is better for you? I've got specs and details.

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Pennies review: Budgeting app for people who hate to budget

Keep better track of your money by using this app on your iPhone. It also works with Apple Watch.

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Archt One all-in-one speaker review: Call it the anti-stereo

This versatile speaker can play music from just about any source, but it won’t produce stereo from any of them.

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Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard review: Surface's Type Cover, split in half

Keyboards like the Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard will become increasingly more important if Microsoft's Continuum technology makes phone computing a reality.

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With My Head in the Clouds: Preparing for the CCSK

Preparing for the CCSK exam with a set of classes from intrinsec

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5 great Web sites to learn to code or upgrade your coding skills for free

Coding is no longer just for programmers and geeks -- it's a great skill for almost anyone at work. Here are five great places online to learn coding for free, or to upgrade your skills if you already code.

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Here's why the new, free Quip may be the best alternative to Microsoft Office

The excellent Quip office and collaboration suite just got better, could be the best free alternative to Office. I've got details about its new Windows and Mac apps, and more.

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6 affordable Android phones you'll actually enjoy using

Looking for a decent unlocked smartphone that doesn't cost too much? You'd be surprised what you can find.

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