Software

Starting a Business

Sealing the Deal

Dotloop eliminates the briefcase of paperwork in favor of a virtual workspace.
Technology

For Microsoft Office Users, Newest Version Might Cause Headaches

Popular software's new features can be useful for smaller firms. But the transition will require a significant effort.
Technology

Microsoft Upgrades Office for Cloud, Social

A quick look at some of the new features for Microsoft's popular software package.
Technology

Why Free Apps Can Be Time Wasters, Not Productivity Boosters

Five tips for avoiding some of the biggest stumbling blocks when it comes to using low-cost online tools.
Technology

How Cloud Computing Saved My Business

Cloud technology helped these small companies coordinate operations, manage paperwork and control phone expenses.
Growth Strategies

Hackathon Hiring: How to Scout for Coders with Confidence

Some advice to help you mingle with and recruit coders for your growing team.
Technology

Why Google Drive Won't Be a Dropbox Killer

An early review of Google's new cloud storage and syncing service.
Technology

9 Tools for Building Your Own Mobile App

Want to create your own app for business? These tools can help make app development easy.
Technology

Why You Might Not Upgrade to Windows 8

The new operating system is so different from its predecessors, business owners likely won't rush to use it.
Starting a Business

Harness the Power of 'Freemium'

Learn when--and how--to start charging for your web service without starting a riot.
Technology

SMBs Do Software Differently

New research reveals that small and midsize companies use and buy software differently than enterprises do. Check your plans against your peers to make sure you're following best practices.
Growth Strategies

Get Big Business Expense-Tracking Tools For Your Small Office

ExpenseWatch helps small- and medium-sized businesses track and approve company costs through a browser-based application.
Technology

Mobile Social Networking Unleashed

The burgeoning high-tech industry promises opportunity for marketers and app makers.
Technology

How to Stop Operating-System Attacks

Learn which antivirus pop-up ads may be fraudulent. Also, Mac users need security updates, too.
Technology

Dimdim Delivers Web Conferencing for All

The company's far-flung founders tackled their info-sharing issues by creating a powerful, open-source conferencing solution.