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Slack exits beta with its tool for information overload

Slack aims to take your emails and files, along with content from Twitter, Dropbox, and elsewhere, and plunk that into its own platform to make it more easily searchable.

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Get your phone under control with one of these free file manager apps

Google hides Android's filesystem, but these apps can help you sniff out those secretive folders and gain greater control over your phone.

Compare and synchronize PC files easily with FreeFileSync

With just a click, this handy app goes to work and it's basic, simple, and gets the job done.

iExplorer Puts You in Control of Your iOS Device

iExplorer offers a complete solution for managing and organizing the contents of your iOS device.

Manage Your Media More Effectively with NAS

Network attached storage may be your best bet to get those unruly pictures, music files, and videos under control in a flash. Here's your plan of attack.

Manage Your Files With System Navigator

System Navigator is a powerful file manager, but features a bit of a learning curve.

Top Cloud Services for Online Backup

Backing up your valuable files is a necessary chore, but cloud services such as Carbonite, CrashPlan, and Mozy can make the process fairly painless. We tried all three.

Top Cloud Services for File Sharing and Syncing

With the help of cloud services, you can edit your documents on any Internet-connected device, and keep them up-to-date. We looked at Box, Dropbox, MediaFire, SkyDrive, and SugarSync to determine which one is the best.

Online Tool Cozi Keeps Your Family Organized

The central feature is a shared calendar, which color-codes appointments and events by user.