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    Become a Mobile Money-Making Machine

    Become a Mobile Money-Making Machine
    As far as tech gadgets are concerned, it seems like iPhones and BlackBerry's have all the popularity. But in the world of small-business owners (and consumers), netbook computers, with prices below $500, are increasingly popular. They're small, affordable and functional--once you get used to the small screens and keyboards. As your company is looking into what technology to invest in, consider ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    How to Buy a Laptop

    How to Buy a Laptop
    Over the last few years, laptops have become powerful, portable, and inexpensive enough that it's easy to get by without a desktop machine. As laptops have become more of a default than a luxury, the range of features, models, and prices has expanded greatly. Sorting through all those options isn't always easy, but these 10 rules for laptop buying should help ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    When to Upgrade Your Computer Hardware

    When to Upgrade Your Computer Hardware
    Businesses big and small hate having to answer the question, “Is it time to upgrade hardware?” Even trickier is the quandary of upgrading to current industry standards (if they haven’t dipped below it yet), or to project ahead and buy what will still be useful years down into the future. Technological advances in computers and in networking hardware has rapidly exploded ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Toner Replacement: Xerox's New Solid Ink Printers

    From MIT's Toner Replacement in Technology Review "SOLID INK" is melted in a print head and jetted through tiny nozzles onto paper, where it rehardens. Compared with printer toner, the technology is cheaper, produces sharper colors, and requires less energy. But until recently, it has worked only in low-speed printers. A new print head from Xerox (right, atop ink blocks) will ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Light, but Not Lightweights: Netbooks Are More Than Just Cheap Laptops

    Light, but Not Lightweights: Netbooks Are More Than Just Cheap Laptops
    For the cost of one night's stay in a New York hotel you can now buy a laptop that weighs 3.2 pounds, runs for more than seven hours with an extended battery, and is equally usable with Windows XP and the open-source Linux operating system. Pundits deride these "netbooks," saying they are good for little more than Web browsing and light ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Newer, Smaller, Lighter Palm Pre "Pixie" Announced

    Newer, Smaller, Lighter Palm Pre "Pixie" Announced
    SAN FRANCISCO - Palm Inc., which revitalized its product line with the Pre smart phone launch in June, is hoping to keep momentum going with the release of a lighter, cheaper handset called the Pixi. The company said Wednesday that the Pixi will be available during the holiday season through Sprint Nextel Corp., currently the Pre's exclusive wireless carrier. Sunnyvale, Calif.-based ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Ballmer: New Windows Phones Launching October 6th

    Ballmer: New Windows Phones Launching October 6th
    IPhone users have been enjoying the app store and access to all sorts of programs for over a year now. With the success of the Apple App Store, most all other providers are bringing their own offerings to market as well. Word that Microsoft would be unveiling its own app store for Windows Mobile devices turned up in early July with ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Holiday Gift Guide for Tech Pros

    div.custom_widget {border:0px;} Gift Guide Categories [widget:related_reads_widget__gift_guide] [page] E-Book Reader Books are so 2008. Give the gift of electronic knowledge! Download and store all of your favorite content on one light device. Most popular are Amazon's Kindle and the Barnes & Nobles Nook. Price: $259 [page] Gaming Devices Nintendo’s Wii is all the rage these days but you might also want ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Accept Credit Cards On Your Iphone And Get Help 24/7 On Tech: Building Your Biz Dream Team

    Accept Credit Cards On Your Iphone And Get Help 24/7 On Tech: Building Your Biz Dream Team
    You can’t do it alone. Business is a team sport, even for the solo practitioner. You need suppliers, mentors, consultants and customers (!) helping you. With the right technologies you can get more done in less time and you don’t need to employ as many people. Here are a couple of tools I’ve discovered recently which can help you in two ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +2
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    7 Tips for Telephone System Buying Success

    7 Tips for Telephone System Buying Success
    Buying a phone system is not easy. It's especially not easy for busy business owners who are barely getting their hands dirty using social media. Kent Hellebust; Telanetix Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager, Individual and Digital Phone Services shares his advice on purchasing a phone system. The current state of the economy has forced many small businesses to rethink everything ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Sony's New X Series is Flashiest Windows 7 Laptop

    Sony's New X Series is Flashiest Windows 7 Laptop
    Sony is announcing what looks like the flashiest new Windows 7 computer so far: a carbon-fiber laptop that's only a half-inch thick and weighs 1.6 pounds. The company notes that the Vaio Series X is "roughly the width of a cellphone." The Series X has a carbon-fiber chassis, 11.1-inch diagonal LCD display, solid-state hard-drive and a built-in 3G wireless radio. It ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Is VoIP right for you?

    Is VoIP right for you?
    The Internet has significantly changed the way we do things; companies conduct business at an accelerated rate, information has become widely accessible and remote communication has become ubiquitous. All these benefits have significantly impacted the bottom line of businesses, allowing them to become flexible in many ways. Voice over Internet Protocol or VoIP is arguably one of today’s most important advancements ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +4
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    8 Tools & Tips for Being Away and Available During Holidays

    8 Tools & Tips for Being Away and Available During Holidays
    The next few days (weeks for some people) are times when you want to be away with your family (it's called taking time off). On the other hand, unless you're business is setup with a large "back office" to support your role, while you are away, it is very hard to get away. However, there are a few things you can ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Nokia Netbook Will be $300 with AT&T

    Nokia Netbook Will be $300 with AT&T
    NEW YORK - Nokia Corp., the world's largest maker of cell phones, says its first laptop for the U.S. market will cost $300 with a two-year wireless broadband contract from AT&T Inc. The Finnish company is broadening its product portfolio as cellular broadband access is spreading to more devices. Some wireless carriers, such as AT&T and Verizon Wireless, sell small laptops ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Getting Started with a New Computer in the New Year

    Getting Started with a New Computer in the New Year
    New Year, New Computer: What To Do To Make Sure it Runs Well Right from the Start If you’re one of the lucky people who just got a new computer for Christmas, or will be getting one as a kick-off to the New Year, your work will not be done after taking the components out of their boxes and setting them ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +6
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    Google Unveils Its New Phone

    Google Unveils Its New Phone
    Google took the stage at 1 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (10 a.m. PST) this afternoon at its headquarters in California for a little announcement. Okay -- a BIG announcement; Google has unveiled what it calls the "next stage in evolution for the Android" -- the much rumored Nexus One (N1) smartphone, fondly nicknamed the "Google Phone" by the blogosphere. The company ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Google's Nexus One Cell: Three Things You Need To Know

    Google's Nexus One Cell: Three Things You Need To Know
    In September 2008 Google launched its Android operating system, for cell phones. This launch was the first major competitor to iPhone, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile and Symbian (Nokia) operating systems. Yesterday Google launched it's first cell phone, the Nexus One and is selling it directly to individuals (unlocked) or it can be bought through wireless carriers at a subsidized rate. Google's continued ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    The iPhone 3GS Perfected for Business

    The iPhone 3GS Perfected for Business
    Sure, the iPhone has got to be one of the most awesome personal tech gadgets ever invented, but “experts” have always argued against using it as a business tool. Fortunately, that is no longer the case. Apple has updated both the iPhone and its operating system, making the 3GS perfect for business use. The Phone The iPhone 3GS is the newest ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Apple Kills itunes Sync for Palm Pre

    Apple Kills itunes Sync for Palm Pre
    Leave it to Apple to rain on everyone's parade Apple doesn't take kindly to would-be usurpers to its status of the highest tech (and bestselling) smart phone on the market. It has threatened to take legal action against those who violate its mobile multi-touch patent that it was awarded. Now it has taken action to try to kill the potential of ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Next-Gen Wi-Fi--is it Time to Upgrade?

    Next-Gen Wi-Fi--is it Time to Upgrade?
    As if it isn't hard enough keeping track of all the next-gen Wi-Fi terms (802.11n, draft-n, and so on), you then have to figure out what the heck they mean. In the Wi-Fi space, draft-n is the new, faster, stronger, more reliable form of Wi-Fi. More than 25 percent of the Wi-Fi devices shipped in 2008 supported draft-n, says Edgar Figueroa, ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This