Security 2012 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Popular Security Articles for 2012

CES 2012: Windows 8 Gaze and Lenovo’s Android ‘Ice Cream Sandwich’ TV

Even before CES opens its doors on Tuesday, the show is already evidencing novel uses of new operating systems, such as Tobii's Gaze "look and tap" UI for Windows 8,[...]

RSA: Five Top Internet Security Threats in 2012

Attackers in 2012 will range from criminals to "hacktivists," governments, and employees. Here are five top security threats that emerged from the RSA Conference.

PDF Tools Roundup: Pros & Cons of Five Popular Choices for PCs

You've probably used PDF readers, but you might not know as much about PDF creation tools, which let you do much more. Here's a roundup of five product choices.

IBM To Rival Google & Microsoft with Online Office Suite for Consumers & Businesses

After going live with SmartCloud for Social Business this month, IBM plans to add IBM Docs - another online service for consumers and businesses - later in 2012.

VIPRE Internet Security 2012 Review: Better Value Than the ‘Big Boys’?

VIPRE Internet Security 2012 can be less costly than products from Symantec, McAfee and Kaspersky. How do features and performance compare? Read the full review.

Norton AntiVirus (NAV) 2013 Review

Nearly twice the size of its predecessor, NAV 2013 offers a snappy UI, cloud-based security management tools, and more. Is it worth $49.99? Read the full review.

VIPRE Antivirus 2013 Review

At $39.99 per PC or even less, VIPRE Antivirus 2013 is a great deal in comparison to pricier security software from "big boy" competitors. Read the full review.

Symantec Launches ‘Windows 8 Beta-Ready’ Security Software, Adds More For Android & Mac

Symantec is adding three new "Windows 8 beta-ready" security suites, including Norton 360 Everywhere -- for PCs, Macs and Android --- and Norton One, for "elite" support.

Bitdefender Internet Security 2012 Review: Protection Gets Even Better

Bitdefender Internet Security 2012 challenges competing suites from Symantec, McAfee and Kaspersky with a redesigned user interface (UI). Read the full review.

McAfee AntiVirus (AV) Plus 2013 Review

McAfee AV Plus 2013 features a redesigned UI, along with extras such as a vulnerability scanner and file shredder. How does it stack up? Read the full review.

Windows 8 Gets ‘Cumulative Update,’ Other Tweaks from Microsoft & Partners

Capped by a now downloadable "cumulative update," Microsoft and its app software partners are making new tweaks and fixes to Win8, as the Oct. 26 launch date nears.

Apple’s Mac OS X Mountain Lion To Adopt More Features From iPhones & iPads

The next release of Mac OS X might not include Apple's Siri voice assistant, but a preview by Apple reveals that OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion will adopt lots of[...]

H&R Block Tax Prep Software Review: A Contender to TurboTax

H&R Block, the nation's leading provider of tax prep services, also offers PC software for do-it-yourselfers. How does H&R's At Home stack up? Read the full review.

CES 2012: Cool New Products for Storing Your Content Online or on Your PC

Would you like to manage content sitting on your PC, Facebook, and Google+ all in the same place? How about accessing "private" info stored on your PC from your smartphone?[...]

RSA Show To Focus On Security Across PCs, Macs, Clouds & Mobile Devices

With new malware and other security hacks always emerging, this week's RSA Conference will focus on new ways to protect Web sites, PCs, Macs, and mobile devices.

Corel Bolsters VideoStudio Pro With HTML 5 Authoring, Screen Recording & More

Corel has unveiled VideoStudio Pro X5, a $49.99 video editing package aimed at speeding performance while adding HTML 5 authoring and lots of other features.

New ADA Group To Spark Innovation in Software Applications

Will a new group spur better software applications for end users? The ADA will promote innovation among developers, from music apps to PC business applications.

Software Bargains for PCs and Macs Going Strong Through January

Are you thinking about spiffing up a new (or old) PC or Mac with brand new software soon? Then here are some hot discounts on software products from top vendors,[...]

WinZip Readies Two Windows 8 Apps for Secure & Easy Online File Sharing

With a new Win8-only product now on the way, WinZip's just shipped version 17 adds features for secure file and photo sharing across Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP.

Mobile Applications Risks, Hacking Prevention Hot Topics at Recent RSA Security Gathering

The following summaries highlight a few of the key topics at this year's RSA Conference 2012, which took place in San Francisco last week. Full articles and coverage is available[...]