Business 2009 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Popular Business Articles for 2009

OpenOffice 3.1 Review

OpenOffice is the name-brand freeware alternative to Microsoft Office. Is this no-cost productivity suite really a viable replacement for MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, or is that just more open[...]

AVG Anti-Virus Free Review

Up until this point we have reviewed only paid computer security solutions, but today we are trying something new: AVG Anti-Virus Free, which is as the name implies, free. AVG[...]

AceMoney Personal Finance Manager Review

AceMoney is to Quicken as indie music labels are to Sony Music: The little guy trying to outdo the industry behemoth with more pluck and less money. So, can a[...]

Windows Vista Backup & Restore Center Review

While many previous versions of Windows include have some type of archival utility, Vista Backup & Restore Center is billed as the first Windows system restore tool that could replace[...]

Norton Online Backup Review

Norton Online Backup is the security and utility developer's take on the online data backup business. It's simpler and easier than running your own RAID array or shuttling an external[...]

SpiderOak Online Backup Review

There are a host of available online backup solutions on the market -- unless you're running Linux, in which case the SpiderOak online backup service is one of the few[...]

Epson WorkForce 1100 review

We have a review of the Epson WorkForce 1100, a low-cost wide-format printer perfect for the SMB market. Or is it? Take a closer look with us to find[...]

Microsoft Windows 7 Release Candidate Review

Ever since Microsoft popped the lid off Windows 7 there's been a lot of buzz around the OS. And unlike the release of Windows Vista, the Windows 7 buzz has[...]

Quicken Deluxe 2009 Review

Quicken Deluxe 2009 represents Intuit's latest version of the personal finance software that has dominated the market for over two decades. This latest version of Quicken is designed to organize[...]

NTI Shadow 4 Review

NTI's Shadow 4 software does not fit the mold of a typical backup utility; it provides users with the ability to back up your precious data in real time. Will[...]

Windows 7 to have “XP Mode”, Special Requirements

Microsoft's upcoming Windows 7 operating system will have an "XP mode" feature that allows users to run programs that do not work on Vista or 7 through a virtual version[...]

Windows Vista/XP Remote Desktop Review

Microsoft Windows XP and Vista both come with built-in remote access capabilities. Are these feature really adequate replacements for third-party remote desktop applications, or are they just more Windows bloatware?[...]

NTI Backup Now 5 Advanced Edition Review

NTI Backup Now 5 Advanced Edition is NewTech Infosystem's latest system backup utility. It provides users with the ability to backup and restore files, partitions, or entire hard disks.[...]

Microsoft Money Plus Review

Microsoft Money Plus is Bill Gates's attempt at building a better Quicken. That means both more features than the market leader in personal finance software -- and less. Did Microsoft[...]

Symantec Norton Ghost v14 Review

Norton Ghost v14 is Symantec's latest edition of their stalwart backup and recovery software. Does the newest model live up to the name, or is Ghost v14 just a shadow[...]

Online Backup Service Buyers Guide 2009

As the small business and home user become more dependent on technology, it is a great time to consider an online backup service. The question becomes: Which one do I[...]

Iolo System Mechanic 8.5 Review

Iolo System Mechanic 8.5 is a Windows registry and disk cleanup tool that is designed to "tune up" your system to run at top speed-without modifying your hardware. It's compatible[...]

iDrive Online Backup Review

Despite its name, Pro Softnet's iDrive online backup is not the latest parallel parking app for the iPhone, but a Web-based data backup solution. Like most of the competitors in[...]

IBackup Online Review

The IBackup service is one of the most prominent providers of online data backup, especially among home and small-business users who have neither the time nor the resources to deal[...]

Personal Finance Software 2009 Buyer’s Guide

Given the current state of the global economy, now is probably a great time for you to consider organizing your household budget -- and maybe even your investments -- with[...]