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Online transaction security: Tips for staying safe

Many people regularly bank and shop online with ease, confident that the millions of transactions that take place each day are secure. Good safeguards are in place, but as the internet is constantly susceptible to new threats, these best practices will help you keep your money and financial information safe.

By June 8, 2009

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Budget shopping tips: LCD computer monitors

Senior Associate Editor Eric Franklin shares some general tips on shopping for computer monitors on a budget.

By June 8, 2009

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Browser security and privacy tips

Simple ways to keep malware off your PC and snoops at bay while using the Web.

By June 8, 2009

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Tip: Double-up the backups instead of backing up the backups.

Backups have always been a cumbersome thing for most home computer users to take the time to set up and maintain. Before Leopard, you had to install a third-party backup program and deal with proprietary formats, data structure, and compression. Apple

By June 3, 2009

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Tip: Using the 'Command' key to organize background windows.

Various features of Mac OS X are quite convenient for work flow and window organization, especially when it comes to managing windows behind the foremost one. For instance, you can scroll the contents of a background window by hovering the mouse over i

By June 1, 2009

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Tip-top tea, automatically

The Teaspot Automatic Teapot makes it impossible to over-steep your tea leaves.

By May 27, 2009

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Open-source tip: Require less developer time to earn more of it

The less time you require to meaningfully contribute to your open-source project, the more likely you are to get such involvement.

By May 26, 2009

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Five quick Windows Vista speedup tips

Add an Encrypt/Decrypt option to your right-click menus, access files faster, monitor your startup and shutdown speed, and let Vista analyze your performance for you.

By May 14, 2009

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9 tips for avoiding suspicious Web sites

Nine tips to help you spot--and avoid--scandalous, spoofed, and spyware-prone Web sites.

By May 11, 2009

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Five simple PC security tips

"Security" and "simple" rarely go together, but these techniques will keep you safe without requiring a lot of time and trouble.

By May 7, 2009