Michael W. Muchmore

Michael W. Muchmore is Senior Producer for ExtremeTech. He also covers software and web services for the site.

Six Free Multiservice IM Clients

Tired of all the ads on AIM? Want access to more services than just Yahoo? There are lots of IM client choices besides the big three—AIM, Yahoo Messenger and...

5 Free Online Video Editing Sites Reviewed

Some people would be surprised that you can edit photos online without locally installed software, but surely video editing is too resource-intensive to be done over the web, right?...

Get Back Your Lost Files: File Recovery Software

Of course, prevention (in this case read "backup") is the best medicine when it comes to lost files, whether as a result of disk malfunctions or your mistakenly deleting...

Which Browser Is Best: Firefox 2, IE 7 or Opera 9?

For a long time, there was nothing to talk about in Web browsers. You used Internet Explorer, and that was it. Oh, to be sure, some Mozilla/Netscape holdouts clung to...

Flock Evolves the Browser to Web 2.0

The Internet is supposed to be interactive, right? Its not just about being a passive watcher of Web sites, but about sharing your input, as well. The Flock browser...

Latest Posts

DigiCert Now Automates Security Certificate Management 

DigiCert has introduced a new solution that lays the groundwork for complete and autonomous on-premises security certificate management. The new DigiCert Automation Manager is...

How SASE with Zero Trust Framework Secures Remote Workers

Our lives have been transformed by the COVID pandemic. We have changed the way we work remotely and are unlikely to be back to...

IBM’s LinuxONE III Express: Off the Shelf with Mainframe-Class Features 

The IBM mainframe endures as both a concept and commercial system for several factors, but chief among them is the architecture’s inherent flexibility. That...

Customer Empathy: Four Data Points for Understanding How the Pandemic Has Impacted the Customer Experience (CX)

The pandemic has impacted the customer experience in countless ways. Many everyday experiences that used to be physical (think dining out, buying groceries, or...

IBM Announces 2nm Process Technology And Becomes A Kingmaker

In the world of microprocessors, there is a battle going on: who will be the King of Process Technology? The outcome of that battle...