Stories by Paul Heltzel

Is Eudora snooping on you?

Nobody likes a snoop. So when you find that one of your programs communicates with a server on the Internet without first notifying you, you might get a little concerned.

Become a Desktop Deejay

The Internet is getting noisy, with the growing popularity of Net-based radio. A new entry, PC DJ from Visiosonic, aims to rise above the din by both fitting a need and doing its job simply and efficiently.

Napster, Meet Spinal Tap

Spinal Tap, simultaneously the world's least successful rock act and most successful rock parody group has announced an addition to file sharing - Tapster.

Surfing With Oscar

Can streaming technology improve the Academy's big night? We logged on to find out.

Track Friends by Phone

It's 10pm. Do you know where your teen's cell phone is? Swedish company CellPoint Systems this week introduced a new application that allows you to track someone's location by cell phone -- a sort of mobile buddy list.

eHow: help is on the Web

Maybe your car needs a tune-up. Or maybe your tabby cat has kittens on the way. Need advice on what to do? Help on these -- and almost any other topic -- is on the Web from online advice giver eHow.

Come out to wants to be your online CD collection, and offers 250MB of storage for audiophiles with audio files.

Put your slide show online -- free!

A new US Web site lets you create your own streaming audio RealPlayer slideshow, for free. Just upload 15 or more photos to Mslide, pick a song and the rest is done for you.

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GGG Evaluation Team

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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