A Better Windows SSH Client - Private Shell

For years, I've used PuTTY as my SSH client on various versions of Windows. While PuTTY has a tiny footprint, it lacks some ease of use I'd prefer when working with things like SSH key management and more effectively handling...

Automatically Scan Documents to Evernote

One of the key things helping me achieve my goal of eliminating paper from my life is scanning documents and storing them in my Evernote account. I'm keeping a backup copy of the digital files too, just in case. I...

Better Computer Power Management with SmartPower

Power management in Windows has worked fairly well since Windows Vista shipped. You can control far more variables about when and how things turn on and off. Even in Windows 7, the hibernation and sleep features aren't as smart as...

How to Buy a Wireless Backup Camera for Your Car

When we got our Honda Pilot before our daughter was born one of the primary features we wanted was enough seating for eight people. While eight seats sound huge, the idea was to find enough room so that we wouldn't...

Unified Communication for Increased Business Productivity

As part of a small team, I find unified communication essential to being able to effectively switch roles, doing everything from writing articles, shooting video, business development, programming, and customer support over the course of my day. By maintaining my...

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Why Google +1 Matters to Your Search for Information

Google has cycled through a number of attempts to make search results more relevant when you are signed in with a Google account. They tried stars similar to the ones used to designate an email message as important in Gmail....

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HP TouchPad Feature Review

HP TouchPad is the first tablet I'd consider a true competitor to the iPad. I love my Android phone, but there are simply too many quirks with Android to make it a stable tablet OS at this point. WebOS, the...

How do you share your recorded videos?

I periodically post poll questions to my Facebook Fan Page. While I'm certainly not unique in doing this, my reason for the questions might be. I'm hoping to glean some information about how readers use video in their daily lives...

Online Backup for Multiple Computers

I have five different computers I use regularly. While five computers is probably more than most people, I know many people who have at least two computers in their home. Those computers need to be backed up. It would be...

Stream Live Video From a Cell Phone

"Is there a way I can stream live video direct from my cell phone to the Internet?" A number of services are springing up to allow you to stream video using the data connection and video camera on your cell...