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How to Scan, Save, and Shred Your Tax Documents
Get organized with these tips on how to manage your tax documents, both physically and digitally.

Hermit Rents Your Home as Office Space While You're at Work
Would you want a group of strangers working in your home?

Amazon Launches Chime Video & Voice Chat
Clearly aimed at competing with Microsoft's Skype and Google's Hangouts.

23 Must-Have Alexa Skills for Your Small Business
Amazon's digital assistant Alexa can help streamline your day-to-day business operations with voice-activated skills across communications, logistics, productivity, scheduling, and much more.

H&R Block Enlists IBM Watson to Find Tax Deductions
H&R Block and IBM trained Watson to understand tax code so it can help file returns.

Credit Karma Tax 2017 (Tax Year 2016)
The completely free Credit Karma Tax supports all major IRS forms and schedules for federal and state returns, but its help system is spotty and incomplete, and it doesn't offer returns for every state.

Livedrive for Business
Livedrive Business shows promise and offers many of the features you'd come to expect from an entry-level cloud storage solution. However, the lack of assurances regarding data protection may steer more risk-averse business users elsewhere.

Dropbox Bug Restores Files Deleted 7 Years Ago
Dropbox's policy is to permanently remove files 30 days after deletion.

MozyPro for Business
MozyPro for Business is first and foremost a backup program so it lacks collaboration features, but it excels in data retention, security, and personal storage.

ADrive Business
ADrive Business lacks advanced features and proper third-party validation of its security practices, but has an attractively low price point and a team that's actively developing new features in 2017. Worth keeping an eye on.