Stories by Liane Gouthro

Guard-IE Ad-Blocking Suite

Think you're in control when you surf the Internet? Think again. You may know what cookies are, but you don't always know how they're used. Web bugs--which you may not have heard about--are also out there. And what about those really annoying pop-up ...

My docs online switches from free to fee

If you're one of the few Web surfers still looking for free stuff online, you will no longer find it at My Docs. The three-year-old Web storage company has discontinued its free service, switching entirely to a paid model.

Yahoo lends an expert hand

You know Yahoo: It's the Web site that offers, well, just about everything. Now Yahoo has added a feature that seeks to offer you expert advice on, well, just about everything.

EBay outage leaves users out of luck

Helen Forbes expected a busy auction day on EBay on Monday. She was selling mostly low-cost items, including plates, a candy dish, and a salt-and-pepper shaker set. Ten of her auctions were scheduled to end Monday night. But most of her items receive...

Add dimension to your desktop

Let's face it: Your Windows desktop is nothing special. Sure, you can dress it up with colorful wallpaper and background designs. You can even paste your favorite pictures in the background. But there's no getting around it -your desktop is, well, fl...

Have yourself an online garage sale

You can find almost anyone on the Web these days. Whether it's your company, your dentist, or even your grandmother, almost everyone has a website. And there are plenty of simple site-building tools that make putting together a professional looking s...

NuoMedia offers true Web-based apps

Okay, your applications will eventually move to the Web. But they'll look and feel just like the applications on your desktop. Won't they? Not if NuoMedia can help it.

Fix found for Melissa mutants

A new strain of Melissa is on the loose, major antivirus vendors posting inoculations against the latest worry -- Melissa.U(Gen1).

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HP OfficeJet 250 Mobile Printer

The HP OfficeJet 250 Mobile Printer is a great device that fits perfectly into my fast paced and mobile lifestyle. My first impression of the printer itself was how incredibly compact and sleek the device was.

Armand Abogado

HP OfficeJet 250 Mobile Printer

Wireless printing from my iPhone was also a handy feature, the whole experience was quick and seamless with no setup requirements - accessed through the default iOS printing menu options.

Azadeh Williams

HP OfficeJet Pro 8730

A smarter way to print for busy small business owners, combining speedy printing with scanning and copying, making it easier to produce high quality documents and images at a touch of a button.

Andrew Grant

HP OfficeJet Pro 8730

I've had a multifunction printer in the office going on 10 years now. It was a neat bit of kit back in the day -- print, copy, scan, fax -- when printing over WiFi felt a bit like magic. It’s seen better days though and an upgrade’s well overdue. This HP OfficeJet Pro 8730 looks like it ticks all the same boxes: print, copy, scan, and fax. (Really? Does anyone fax anything any more? I guess it's good to know the facility’s there, just in case.) Printing over WiFi is more-or- less standard these days.

Ed Dawson

HP OfficeJet Pro 8730

As a freelance writer who is always on the go, I like my technology to be both efficient and effective so I can do my job well. The HP OfficeJet Pro 8730 Inkjet Printer ticks all the boxes in terms of form factor, performance and user interface.

Michael Hargreaves

Windows 10 for Business / Dell XPS 13

I’d happily recommend this touchscreen laptop and Windows 10 as a great way to get serious work done at a desk or on the road.

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