Don't-Miss Productivity Stories

Five things to do before leaving for vacation

Heading out of town? Take care of a few critical tasks--from backing up your data to setting up remote access--and you can leave your desk behind without a second glance.

Hands on with YouTube's new video editor

PCWorld's Ian Paul spends some time with the newly introduced video editing features for Google's YouTube online video site.

Securing your Facebook privacy settings

A bookmarklet from ReclaimPrivacy.org will scan your Facebook settings to see if you're keeping your private information secure. We give it a run-through.

Google Apps fundamentals

The Google Apps add features all the time. But can they replace Microsoft Office yet? Here are some issues to consider before you decide.

Facebook privacy changes: Five can't-miss facts

CIO.com's Kristin Burnham offers up a list of five essential Facebook privacy settings you should review now and tweak accordingly to ensure your information remains safe.