New Tools Out Of The Box

-- With LinkStar's Hot Office, only employees with the right digital key can see documents colleagues publish on the Web, affording small companies a chance to have their own corporate-style intranet. Cost: about $10 per month per employee, plus setup fee.

-- Connected Corp. backs up your documents on its server with a product called DataSafe. It starts at $14.95 monthly for 15 megabytes. http:// or (508) 270-3078.

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