Stories by Jon L. Jacobi

Roxio GoBack Deluxe 3

This software is a great safety net for everyday computing tasks, but it degrades "the performance of slower systems.

HP CD-Writer Plus 9310i

Until recently, burning CDs at rates faster than 8x meant SCSI. Well, drives that write CD-Rs at 12x may still be SCSI-only, but now, thanks to HP's 10x/4x/32x CD-Writer Plus 9310i, IDE users can enjoy high-speed times.

HP SureStore DAT40

The SureStore DAT40 combines incredible speed with a tremendous storage capacity, and it's about half the price of a high-end digital linear tape drive.

PowerQuest's SecondChance

How often have you installed a program or downloaded a file from the Internet, only to later wish you could reverse the damage you'd unwittingly done? PowerQuest's SecondChance is a powerful utility that can save you hours of troubleshooting and rein...

Jet Audio: stereo on screen

Samsung Electronic's on-screen media player gives you Web radio presets, lets you add special effects to music and allows you to convert MP3 files to .wav format.

Recover impossibly lost data

Lost & Found claims to be able to recover lost data. But does it deliver? We put PowerQuest's new application to the test.

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Kathy Cassidy


First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.

Anthony Grifoni


For work use, Microsoft Word and Excel programs pre-installed on the device are adequate for preparing short documents.

Steph Mundell


The Fujitsu LifeBook UH574 allowed for great mobility without being obnoxiously heavy or clunky. Its twelve hours of battery life did not disappoint.

Andrew Mitsi


The screen was particularly good. It is bright and visible from most angles, however heat is an issue, particularly around the Windows button on the front, and on the back where the battery housing is located.

Simon Harriott


My first impression after unboxing the Q702 is that it is a nice looking unit. Styling is somewhat minimalist but very effective. The tablet part, once detached, has a nice weight, and no buttons or switches are located in awkward or intrusive positions.


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