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Mike Elgan

Mike Elgan is an American journalist, blogger, columnist, and podcaster. He is a columnist for publications including Computerworld, Cult of Android, Cult of Mac, Forbes, Datamation, eWeek, and Baseline.

Camera Phones: Ten Ways to Use Them

A camera phone is more than just a camera and a phone, much more than the sum of its...

Three Laptop Tricks For Better Presentations

Some guy in a generic suit with a fake smile and a clicker stands uneasily in front of a...

The 12-Step Program For News Addicts

The first step in dealing with addiction is to admit you have a problem. In the spirit of that...

Save 5 Hours a Day, the Geek Way

Are you too busy to spend more time with family, read books, cook, take classes, exercise, or do other...

Finally: Cheap and Easy (and Bullet-Proof) Backup

If you had an unrecoverable hard disk failure -- right now -- what would you lose? E-mail? Family photos?...

All I Really Need to Know I Learned From My Flight Instructor

If you travel on commercial airlines, and are still alive, thank a pilot. It's a myth that airplanes are...

Bots Surf the Web (So You Don’t Have To)

I love search bots. They cater to both my info-lust and laziness. A search bot is a service that does...

‘Getting Things Done’ In 60 Seconds

If you're like most educated technical types, you've heard of David Allen's "Getting Things Done" (GTD) productivity concepts, but...

Finally, Email and Voicemail have Merged

Pop quiz, hotshot: You're driving down the highway. Suddenly, you remember that you made a commitment to your boss....

Manage Your Personal Data Flow

We spend a lot of time and energy learning how to find information -- how to improve our Google...