Here’s a year-end “Greatest Hits” collection of Executive Tech columns. Next week we’ll post another bunch of readers’ favorites. Happy holidays!
How to Know When Unsubscribing Isn’t Safe
What if unsubscribing from an e-mail newsletter actually prompted the publisher to sell your e-mail address to spammers, who then sent you more spam?
Is IE 7 Really More Secure Than IE 6?
Our Executive Tech columnist assesses whether Microsoft’s latest browser is safer to use than its much-maligned predecessor.
Start Your Own Search Engine
Giant search engines, such as Google and Yahoo, get almost all the publicity these days. But the big news soon to come, I predict, will be in “personalized” search engines that offer results tailored to your needs.
Can You Prove Your E-Mail Isn’t Spam?
If your company isn’t taking a few simple steps to demonstrate the emails its sending aren’t spam, many recipients are filtering them right into the trash.
Do Panasonic’s Batteries Really Beat Energizer’s?
At the Consumer Electronics Show, handouts to the press about whose batteries last the longest were flying fast and furious.