Howard Wen

Howard Wen reports for several technology publications. His website can be found at www.howardwen.com.

Google Sheets cheat sheet

Google Sheets cheat sheet

How to use Google Sheets to work with and collaborate on spreadsheets.

Microsoft OneNote cheat sheet

Microsoft OneNote cheat sheet

Part of Microsoft’s Office suite and built into Windows 10, OneNote is a robust note-taking app that is also available as a free standalone product. Here’s how to get up and running with OneNote for Windows 10.

Google Docs cheat sheet

Google Docs cheat sheet

How to use Google Docs to create, edit, and collaborate on documents online.

How to use Google Drive for collaboration

How to use Google Drive for collaboration

Sharing Google Docs, Sheets and Slides files from G Drive is an easy and effective way to collaborate with others. Here’s how to do it.

8 highly useful Slack bots for teams

8 highly useful Slack bots for teams

Collaboration has never been easier. With the help of these bots, you can schedule meetings, check up on your colleagues’ progress, track who’s out of the office and more, right in your Slack workspace.

Microsoft OneDrive cheat sheet

Microsoft OneDrive cheat sheet

If you have Windows 10, you have OneDrive. Here’s how to back up, sync and share files in OneDrive and OneDrive for Business.

Google Keep cheat sheet

Google Keep cheat sheet

How to get started with Google’s powerful note-taking app.

10 highly useful add-ins for Microsoft Office

10 highly useful add-ins for Microsoft Office

You can easily extend the productivity suite’s capabilities.

5 collaboration tools that enhance Microsoft Office

5 collaboration tools that enhance Microsoft Office

These apps integrate with Office 365 or Office Online and help your team work together in a variety of ways, from collaborative editing to group task management.

10 classic but essential (and free!) utilities for Windows 10

10 classic but essential (and free!) utilities for Windows 10

You can get more from Win10 by adding these useful tools.

Review: 6 data recovery tools for USB flash drives and more

Review: 6 data recovery tools for USB flash drives and more

Accidentally deleted an important document, picture or other file on a thumb drive or memory card? These tools can help you get it back.

7 tools to supplement (or supplant) PowerPoint

7 tools to supplement (or supplant) PowerPoint

Looking for a PowerPoint alternative? When it comes to business presentations, it has become a lot easier to wander from the Microsoft Office suite.

10 Chrome extensions to juice up Gmail

10 Chrome extensions to juice up Gmail

From tracking emails to managing attachments to adding more features to its redesigned web interface, these Chrome extensions will help you be more productive in Gmail.

10 travel apps to smooth your next business trip

10 travel apps to smooth your next business trip

These business-friendly travel apps for iOS and Android can help you leave the stress at home.

8 Chrome extensions that supercharge Google Drive

8 Chrome extensions that supercharge Google Drive

Google Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides can be powerful business tools. These extensions for the Chrome browser help you work smarter with Google Drive and its companion apps so you can get more done.

Can these tools help you write more good? Maybe even better.

Can these tools help you write more good? Maybe even better.

4 writing guides take different approaches to streamlining, improving and honing your style.

10 hidden features in the new Windows 10 Creators Update

10 hidden features in the new Windows 10 Creators Update

Microsoft is also adding several under-the-covers changes that may not be as showy, but are equally important. They affect the underlying way that the OS works, and how you may use it on a more technical level. Here are 10 that you...

How to remotely control your Windows 10 computer via Google Chrome

How to remotely control your Windows 10 computer via Google Chrome

Google provides a free and powerful tool, Chrome Remote Desktop, that lets you connect to and control your Windows 10 computer over the internet. It also works with Windows 7 and Windows 8.

10 new UI features coming to Windows 10

10 new UI features coming to Windows 10

The next major upgrade for Windows 10, dubbed the Creators Update, will be released in April and will include many additions addressing the ways you interact with the core OS itself. Here are the most noteworthy, based on what’s we’ve...

Fix Windows 10 problems with these free Microsoft tools

Fix Windows 10 problems with these free Microsoft tools

A handful of free tools can be used to repair most problems on Windows 10 PCs -- and they’re all provided by Microsoft. Here’s how to use them.

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