Don't-Miss Productivity Stories
For over 20 years, FileMaker has made its mark as a cross-platform database. Fortunately, the software continues to improve.
According to reports, Microsoft's "Cortana" is a go, as are notifications, which will put Windows 8.1 on par with rival mobile OSes.
You can now tinker with Google Sheets spreadsheets away from the web. FINALLY.
Save your team from the chaotic mishmash of email, chat, and other discrete communication tools. Slack's file sharing and its ability to integrate cloud services make sharing information much easier.
Microsoft delivered both Office 2010 SP1 and Office 2007 SP1 about 13 months after their respective original editions’ debut. Office 2013 SP1 is expected in February.
These killer Android apps make it easy to get things done on the run.
Google has launched a new tool that connects people with experts over live interactive video for free or paid advice, while adding a revenue stream for the company in the form of transaction fees from providers.
This miniature computer outperforms machines many times its size, but you should be aware of what's not included before you buy one.
Microsoft is adding subscription pricing for apps in its Office Store, besides opening eight new store fronts.
Text editors fill the screen. Utilities block time-sucking sites. All in the name of keeping you busy with the task at hand. Try one of these handy tools to keep you focused.
Your Web conferencing look could be scarier than you realize. These simple tips will help you look your best.
AwayFind notifies you via voice, text, or push notification when you receive important email messages. It's easy to use and works well, but it can't anticipate email's surprises.
These high-tech notebooks and gadgets—plus one piece of software—will help you stay on top of your study game this semester.
The new online versions of Apple's productivity-suite apps are surprisingly robust. In fact, they're good enough that you may sometimes forget you're using a Web app. Jeffery Battersby has our hands-on preview.
The Gmail composition interface you've used for years is officially gone, but fear not! You don't have to stare at a small box in the corner forever.
The Feedly RSS service raised half a million dollars Monday, pulling in an average of more than $62,000 in subscriptions each hour over an eight-hour span.