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• Microsoft Vista Home Networking Setup and Options
The most daunting part of upgrading to Windows Vista may be trying to figure out where in the layers of menus the networking and file-sharing options are hidden.

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It may not be something you do everyday, but having the supplies and know-how to whip up a network cable on the spot can be very handy.

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Seemingly minor and easily overlooked settings can still have profound security implications. Here are some steps you can take to make sure your wired or wireless home router and by extension, your network is as secure as possible.

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• Microsoft Windows Home Server
If you have a home network, you'll welcome the easy file sharing, remote access and the image-based backup features of Windows Home Server.

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Iomega's fourth generation StorCenter Network Hard Drive brings many of the features found in higher-end storage devices down to an attractive price.

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This free tool delivers many of the same capabilities that you'd find in pricey network monitoring tools. As long as you don't mind tinkering, The Dude is a decent network utility that should be worth the download.


Profits Fall as Time Warner Plans to Spin Off Cable
As it continues its strategy to move away from its services businesses, the media conglomerate reports first quarter in line with analysts' expectations. — 04/30/08

Alliance Seeks Standard For Wired Home Networks
A new protocol based on old technology for the digital home? — 04/29/08

Flickr Taking Privacy Just Casually Enough
People will give up a little privacy to enrich their worlds. — 04/28/08

Begging to be Spammed
As part of a month-long experiment, McAfee challenged 50 volunteers to generate as much spam as they could. To no one's surprise, it's easy going. — 04/25/08

Who Are The Web 2.5 Winners?
Innovation thrives, but will there be too few winners? — 04/25/08

Ballmer: XP Can Stay if Customers Want It
Will Windows XP remain on the market? — 04/24/08

Ubuntu's 'Hardy' Gets Cozy With Windows
Popular Linux distribution isn't afraid of desktop Linux and will even let users use Windows to get there. — 04/24/08

Vysr Says Better to 'Roam' Than Web Surf
Get the info you want without jumping from site to site. — 04/24/08

Microsoft Details Its 'Mesh' Vision
The software company thinks it has a way to tie all of your devices to all of your data through services in the cloud. — 04/23/08

Court to Microsoft: ‘Vista Capable’ Appeal Denied
An appeals court ruled against Microsoft's request to appeal class action status in the 'Vista Capable' lawsuit – the case will continue. — 04/22/08

Comcast Under Fire From FCC Yet Again
As Net neutrality debate heats up in D.C., Martin blasts the cable ISP's policies on restricting user activities. — 04/22/08

Windows XP SP3 Just Around The Corner
Users hanging on to XP will get their final Service Pack -- including a security upgrade -- in mere days. — 04/22/08

Nabbed For Craigslist Murder-For-Hire Ad
She was looking for "freelance" killers to kill her lover's wife. — 04/21/08

Vyatta Scaling Linux Up For Networks Big and Small
Linux software router vendor rolls out new release with an aim to open up both service provider and enterprise networks. — 04/21/08

No Easy Answers For Data Privacy
All sides of the debate converge on nation's capital. — 04/18/08

Why NBC is Polishing its Digital Gems
Follow the audience online and you follow the advertising money. — 04/17/08

Consumer Groups Push For 'Do Not Track' ListAccess
Who will prevail in the online privacy debate? — 04/16/08

Get the Latest on XP SP3
Enthusiast site Neowin purportedly publishes XP Service Pack 3's delivery schedule. — 04/15/08

YouTube's Video ID Tool Joins Child Abuse Fight
Google repurposes copyright-violation monitor to help identify and assist victims. — 04/15/08

Does Windows Need an Extreme Makeover?
Industry observers disagree over how much Microsoft Windows needs to be redesigned in the wake of Vista. — 04/14/08

Why You'll Hate Cell Phone Spam
Like lambs to slaughter, the cell phone using community (i.e. everybody) has no idea what's coming. — 04/11/08

Microsoft Stands Behind Yahoo Bid
As the bidding war gets more complex, Redmond looks ahead. — 04/11/08

Verizon Battles Time Warner Cable Over Ads
Telecom company heads to court against the cable giant. — 04/10/08

Now Showing: Short-Form Video on Flickr
New service isn't exactly a YouTube killer -- for now. — 04/09/08

Microsoft Says Vista SP1 Glitch No More
Company says the latest version eliminates constant reboot cycle. — 04/08/08

Google Defends User Data Policy Despite EU Report
Should a search company save personal data? — 04/08/08

China Allows Access to English Wikipedia
As Olympics near, Chinese authorities ease 'Net restrictions on online encyclopedia. — 04/07/08

Does Windows Need an Extreme Makeover?
Industry observers disagree over how much Microsoft Windows needs to be redesigned in the wake of Vista. — 04/14/08

FCC Chair to Oppose Skype Open-Network Petition
A setback for the Web phone service? — 04/02/08

Avatars at House Hearing on Virtual World
Second Life and censorship discussed on Capitol Hill. — 04/02/08

Nokia's New Tablet Offers High-Speed Mobility
Inclusion of WiMAX in new devices promises faster connections for mobile users. — 04/02/08

Google The Future? Only on April 1
Other things you might fall for: no chair fares, banning swearing. — 04/01/08


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