Software 2011 Articles

Popular Software Articles for 2011

How to Instant Boot Chrome OS

Ever feel like plain old Windows is just taking too long to boot? Ever wish that there was a reliable alternative to Microsoft’s OS that provided faster speeds without being[...]

Apple After Jobs: Looking at the Future Beyond iPad, iPhone and MacBook

Despite the millions of words, both print and digital, written this past week about Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs, it is safe to say that we probably knew very[...]

How to Sideload Apps on a Budget Android Tablet

For Android devices, “sideloading” is a process through which users can download and install applications that are not directly taken from the official Android Market. Recently, it has become particularly[...]

How to Use Your iPad as Your TV

As the economy continues to take its sweet time getting back up to speed, many consumers are cutting costs by dropping those dreaded monthly cable bills and opting to get[...]

How to Prepare Your Smartphone for a Hurricane

For all of the wonderful things consumer technology can do these days, it’s still no match for Mother Nature. And now that Hurricane Irene is set to batter the East[...]

Angry Birds Coming to Google Chrome, Available Offline

Vesterbacka stated that he and the rest of Rovio liked Chrome in particular for the browser-based version of the game. \”We didn\’t want to compromise on performance,\” he said. \”We[...]

Microsoft Buys Skype for $8.5 Billion for its Largest-Ever Acquisition

This acquisition will give Microsoft access to Skype\’s user base of roughly 170 million people, many of whom log in every month for Skype\’s Internet voice and video communications service.[...]

Software Lineup: Google Docs, Apple iOS 5 Upgrade, and Adobe Photoshop Elements 10

Google Docs for Honeycomb Tablets Review – create, edit, upload, and share your documents on your mobile device New features include: Three-panel view – A layout that can be viewed in landscape mode.[...]

Mac OS X Lion Using New Digital Distribution Avenue

This will be the preferred method for obtaining the Mac OS X 10.7 upgrade; to allow users who are already running OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) to instantly install Lion.[...]

Winklevoss Twins Taking Facebook to the U.S. Supreme Court

This follows their most recent efforts in re-opening the case against Facebook founder and former Harvard classmate, Mark Zuckerberg, with the Ninth Circuit Court that ruled against the appeal just[...]