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  • Review: EverDesk Optima e-mail client

    Review: EverDesk Optima e-mail client

    EverDesk Optima aims to change the e-mail game by treating individual e-mails more like documents than traditional e-mail clients do. Justin James reviews the application.

    Justin James · May 26, 2009, 12:37 AM PST

  • Review: WiebeTech Drive eRazer Pro SE

    Review: WiebeTech Drive eRazer Pro SE

    The WiebeTech Drive eRazer is created for system or security administrators looking for a simple and portable tool to perform the secure erasure of data on hard disk drives

    Paul Mah · May 28, 2009, 3:07 AM PST

  • Review: Motorola S805 Bluetooth DJ Headset

    Review: Motorola S805 Bluetooth DJ Headset

    Sometimes you just have to hear a phone conversation clearly no matter the environmental circumstances. The Motorola S805 Bluetooth DJ Headset is designed for users who need to audibly interact with a...

    Mark Kaelin · May 17, 2009, 5:22 PM PST

  • Review: Toshiba 320GB USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive

    Review: Toshiba 320GB USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive

    With hard drive sizes going up and costs going down, having individual backup storage is now a cost-effective solution to keep end users data safe. Jack Wallen reviews the Toshiba 320GB Portable Exter...

    Jack Wallen · April 29, 2009, 5:14 PM PST

  • Review: Active ISO Burner 2.0

    Review: Active ISO Burner 2.0

    Sometimes a task is best accomplished by an application that is designed solely for that purpose. For the simple task of burning an ISO image to optical media, there are few applications as simple to ...

    Mark Kaelin · May 3, 2009, 5:31 PM PST

  • Review: Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station

    Review: Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station

    Apple's AirPort Extreme Base Station simplifies wireless networking, while also enabling network printing or basic network storage accessibility. IT consultant, Erik Eckel, filed this review.

    Erik Eckel · May 4, 2009, 5:49 PM PST

  • Review: Customer management with BrowserCRM

    Review: Customer management with BrowserCRM

    Customer Relationship Management can be a time and a budget sink for any company. However, with the right software package, this portion of your company's day can be handled efficiently, reliably, and...

    Jack Wallen · April 1, 2009, 5:12 PM PST

  • Review: Dell OptiPlex 740 desktop PC

    Review: Dell OptiPlex 740 desktop PC

    With standard three-year limited hardware warranties, energy efficient builds and standards-based remote management technologies, OptiPlex 740 models offer businesses the power, cost and flexibility r...

    Erik Eckel · March 30, 2009, 5:56 PM PST

  • Review: Excito Bubba 2 network attached storage server

    Review: Excito Bubba 2 network attached storage server

    The Bubba 2 NAS is an outstanding solution for any small- to mid-sized business needing to share various services with employees and/or customers. Jack Wallen reviews it for us.

    Jack Wallen · May 11, 2009, 5:43 PM PST

  • Review: Rendezvous enterprise collaboration suite

    Review: Rendezvous enterprise collaboration suite

    The enterprise collaboration suite, Rendezvous by CodeGlide, contains all of the standard requirements for modern enterprise needs but none of the costly overhead.

    Jack Wallen · April 6, 2009, 5:23 PM PST

  • Review: Zoho Writer 2.0 (beta)

    Review: Zoho Writer 2.0 (beta)

    Zoho Writer 2.0 provides mobile business users, educational institutions and nonprofit organizations with a dynamic cross-platform Web-based word processing program that enables online collaboration, ...

    Erik Eckel · June 7, 2009, 11:31 PM PST

  • Review: OpenDNS

    Review: OpenDNS

    Web filtering issues and DNS performance challenges are often complex problems, but the solution need not be overcomplicated. OpenDNS provides free tools and services that help businesses manage Inter...

    Erik Eckel · June 1, 2009, 11:28 PM PST

  • Review: Joomla! content management system

    Review: Joomla! content management system

    Review: Joomla! content management system

    Jack Wallen · June 3, 2009, 5:56 PM PST

  • Review: PDF Studio document editor

    Review: PDF Studio document editor

    PDF Studio is a much-needed, cross-platform, suite of tools that allows the user to edit, annotate, extract, and do just about anything to or for a PDF document except create it.

    Jack Wallen · May 31, 2009, 5:05 PM PST

  • Review: Scalable vector graphics editor Inkscape

    Review: Scalable vector graphics editor Inkscape

    Inkscape is for any business that needs vector graphics but doesn't want to pay the steep price for competitive products.

    Jack Wallen · July 5, 2009, 6:04 PM PST