Don't-Miss Productivity Stories

Your Personal Wikipedia: 9 Free Apps and Services That Help You Remember

Storing your knowledge, boosting your memory, and creating your own wiki are a little easier with the help of these services for your computer or mobile device.

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Sanebox Shows You Only the Email You Need to See

Sanebox is a truly useful tool for restoring sanity to the craziest of inboxes.

The Best Office Apps for Android Tablets

With the right set of apps, your Android tablet can become an indispensable part of your mobile work arsenal. Here are the tools you need.

Handle PDF Documents Easily with Blueberry PDF Form Filler

This free download is especially useful when you need to work with locked PDF documents.

Need Reliable Office Software at a Sub-Microsoft Price? Consider Kingsoft Office Suite

Kingsoft Office Suite delivers robust word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations for a fraction of the cost of Microsoft Office.

ClearEdits for Microsoft Word Helps You Write More Concisely

This Word add-in provides advice and tips to improve your business writing.

Program Your Mouse With X-Mouse Button Control

X-Mouse Button Control gives you new ways to use your mouse.

Though Sound on Fundamentals, Sentence Aerobics Struggles to Parse Idioms Correctly

Designed as a Word add-in, VanWrite's Sentence Aerobics tries to help you write clearer, better business documents.

How to Create Advanced Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets

Learn how to control Excel worksheets with spin buttons, scrollbars, option buttons, and checkboxes.

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GTD (Getting Things Done) App Recommendations From Real Small-Business Owners

GTD applications are purpose-built to help you manage your time. But which one to choose? We asked real users what they were doing. The results surprised us.

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LibreOffice Gets a Huge Speed Boost

Version 3.5.4 of the popular free productivity suite offers performance gains of as much as 100 percent.

Free Ebook Teaches You to Ace Every Presentation

For a limited time, Amazon is offering this $26.99 Kindle book free of charge.

Mark Up PDFs--Even While Your Coworkers Do--With Bluebeam Revu

When your team needs to collaborate efficiently, Bluebeam Revu is the PDF tool to use.

Improve Your Productivity from Every Angle With B-Folders 3

B-Folders 3 offers handy tools for storing and sharing your data, securely.

Most OpenOffice Users Run Windows

Nearly 9 out of 10 downloads of the new version of OpenOffice have been for Windows machines, rather than Linux, according to recently released statistics from Apache.