Article | 23/03/2010
Start-up seeks to transform antivirus defense through cloud
Although some like to say "antivirus is dead" because of the explosion in malware that makes signature-based desktop protection harder than ever, star...
Article | 19/03/2010
Multicore requires OS rework, Windows architect advises
With chip makers continuing to increase the number of cores they include on each new generation of their processors, perhaps it's time to rethink the ...
Article | 5/03/2010
Top 10 features that Apple stole from Windows
Steve Jobs once said that Microsoft stole Windows from Apple, but there has been plenty of idea snatching on both sides over the years. Windows 7 and ...
Article | 3/03/2010
Is your computer infested with illegal pornography?
Cybercrime is becoming an ever increasing threat.
Article | 2/03/2010
The 10 all-time greatest free downloads and services
In our 15 years of choosing the best free stuff, we've spotlighted the superstars: Adobe Reader, Craigslist, Flickr, Gmail, Google, Mozilla Firefox, a...
Article | 2/03/2010
Chrome's gobbling market share, and here's why
Google's Chrome was the only major Web browser to gain market share last month, eating away at Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari.
Article | 23/02/2010
Microsoft vs. Google: The empire strikes back
It can't be easy being Ray Ozzie. Microsoft's chief software architect is just 18 months into the job as Bill Gates' handpicked successor, yet dependi...
Article | 19/02/2010
The Microsoft-Yahoo deal: what it means for you
Microsoft and Yahoo, I now pronounce you husband and wife.
Article | 17/02/2010
Google Buzz: 10 changes I'd like to see
Google Buzz has generated a lot of controversy since its launch last week. Privacy concerns continue to dog the new social networking experiment, spam...
Article | 5/02/2010
9-year-old plots his fifth Microsoft certification
Born with a passion for computing, 9-year-old Marko Calasan hasn't wasted any time becoming a high-tech pro with four Microsoft IT certifications.
Article | 3/02/2010
Chrome gaining ground in a war without a winner
The latest browser market share numbers are out and, judging by the headlines, Google is crushing the competition with the Chrome Web browser.
Article | 28/01/2010
23 console games on the iPhone
A look at 26 different titles on the iPhone that gamers would consider "real" video games. Familiar franchises and known names that are a little more ...
Article | 22/01/2010
Java's future uncertain under Oracle grip
Would the Java community thrive as well under Oracle's control as it did under Sun Microsystems'? Vendors of Java products seem split about the questi...
Article | 8/01/2010
The low-down on low-level rootkits
Rootkits, a type of stealth technology used by malware malefactors, attempt to hide in the dark corners of an infected PC and evade detection. A new p...
Article | 21/01/2010
Google Docs desktop app available now
Memeo Connect for Google Apps is a desktop application that syncs desktop files with the Google Docs cloud. It helps with file conversions, too, and i...
Article | 18/01/2010
Quiz: What were the first products from today's biggest tech companies?
Cisco, Microsoft, IBM: They all started somewhere. Take this quiz to see how well you know the humble origins of today's tech titans
Article | 15/01/2010
What renting Microsoft Windows, Office means to you
Microsoft Corp.'s announcement that it would begin renting Windows and Office 2007 left many initially euphoric on the notion that they wouldn't have ...
Article | 14/01/2010
Google's free file storage not such a good deal
Google's introduction of free online storage for any type of file serves as a reminder that storing a gigabyte of data in the Internet cloud can vary ...
Article | 14/01/2010
Microsoft should kill Internet Explorer
It's time for Microsoft to kill Internet Explorer. It has to be done quickly, before it's too late to rebound. The browser is bleeding market share in...