The top 14 hidden features in Windows, iOS, and Android

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By Christopher Null, PC World | August 21st, 2014 Betcha don’t know all these nifty tricks and time-saving tips to boost your productivity. You may think you’re a high-tech power user who knows all the nooks and crannies of Windows, iOS, and Android, but let’s be realistic: There could be at least a few undocumented…

Chromebooks beyond the cloud: Everything Chromebooks can do offline

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By Brad Chacos, PC World | July 17th, 2014 From productivity to playtime, offline Chromebooks aren’t the useless hunks of plastic that they used to be. Born as pure conduits to the web–showcases for Gmail, Drive, and other Google cloud services–Chromebooks have struggled to shake a bad reputation. The basic complaint is that Chromebooks become…

Office 365 SMB editions to get a makeover

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By Juan Carlos Perez, IDG News Service | July 9th, 2014 They’ll have new features at lower prices Microsoft will revamp its Office 365 lineup for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), adding features, dropping prices and increasing the flexibility to mix and match them with Office 365 plans for enterprises and with stand-alone applications. The…