Category: Personal Tech

Tech Tip: Rescuing Text From Mac WordPerfect Files

WordPerfect for the Mac never made it to the 21st century, but you can use modern software to get back into those ancient files.

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Tech Tip: Trading in a Briefcase for a Drive in the Sky

The old Windows Briefcase tool for syncing files has been retired, but you can still keep your files up-to-date, with or without the web.

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Virtual Reality Is a Disappointment? Not in the World of Video Gamers

The video gaming industry continues to pour money and resources into virtual reality, cementing its development and advancement.

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Tech We’re Using: The Tech That Our Security Experts Use to Be Digitally Secure

The Times’s security experts suggest keeping all software up to date and using two-factor authentication and password managers to protect your privacy.

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Tech Tip: Traveling Internationally With (or Without) a Laptop

Security restrictions on large electronics in carry-on baggage have many travelers concerned, so take extra precautions if you need to take your gear.

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Tech Tip: What to Do When Chrome Wants to Update — but Can’t

If Google’s browser trips up trying to install a new version, check your system and settings before reinstalling the software.

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