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Microsoft Research's new tool guesses your password

Microsoft Research has developed a new tool designed to help prevent people creating weak passwords for themselves. Known as 'Telepathwords', the system takes each character that you type for your desired password and attempts to guess the next one, giving…

Election Day 2012: live results and useful online tools

Technologically speaking, this election year is poised to be the most sophisticated one ever. Candidates (and voters alike) have seemingly fully embraced social media, social networking and the virality of the Interwebs. The Internet is proving to be an increasingly…

Tech Tip: Tool Up and Regain Control of your Gmail Inbox

How many times have you set out to get your inbox organized only to postpone it a few minutes later out of boredom or sheer laziness? Well, if you are a Gmail user in need of some help to tackle email overload and cut down the time required to keep things organized there are a bunch of services that may be right up your alley.

In this week's tech tip we'll cover four useful tools that are available free of charge and won't take more than a few minutes to setup.