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Simple steps to speed up your computer

Few things in life are as frustrating as a slow computer. Small Business Trends Product Editor TJ McCue has some simple steps you can take to speed up your PC and save your sanity.

Minimize computer vulnerabilities

A study by compliance and “privilege management” company Avecto says an amazing 92% of vulnerabilities rated by Microsoft as “critical” can be avoided if PCs are configured so that most users don’t have administrator rights.

Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 7/8/8.1

Here are three to remember and use frequently.

Boost your search engine savvy

Finding the information you need on the Web can sometimes be frustrating. Make it easier on yourself with these search tips from Macworld senior contributor Joe Kissell.

Apps make great driving companions

The daily commute is a big part of many peoples’ lives. Technology writer Phil Cohen has found a few applications that can help make your drives more pleasant.

The truth about protecting your Wi-Fi

Protecting your Wi-Fi network is essential for keeping your privacy protected, but how do you know your network protection is up to par?

Can I get college credit for my Microsoft Office Specialist certifications?

Q. Can I get college credit for my Microsoft Office Specialist certifications?

Facebook's Graph Search a powerhouse

To help you extend your outreach and pump up your connections, try these tips for using Graph Search for networking from Joshua Waldman, author of Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies.

Make Dropbox even better

By providing a secure place to upload and share files anywhere, Dropbox can help boost productivity both in the office and on the go. What some people don’t know is that there’s also a way for other people to upload files into it.

Windows XP support ends

Companies and individuals who use Windows XP should consider migrating to another platform, Dave Johnson writes.