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What to do with Excel 2016's new chart styles: Treemap, Sunburst, and Box & Whisker

Excel 2016 gives you six new chart styles. The three we explore here make it easier to compare data and show hierarchies and other relationships.

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How to turn Google Chrome into a Microsoft Office-loving browser

A Chrome extension from Microsoft makes life easier for Office Online users.

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Manage your time, tasks, and life goals with these Evernote apps

These three third-party apps leverage the power of Evernote to organize all facets of your busy life.

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These 4 Chrome extensions make Gmail better right now

These add-ons will track your messages, schedule your meetings, and more.

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3 email apps that will help you get to inbox zero

Over half of all email gets opened on a mobile device, but you probably don't have a triage tool to help you sift, delegate and delete quickly. Try one of these.

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5 hacks for getting more out of Gmail

Easily unsubscribe to bulk emails, manage an inactive account and more with these tips.

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Meet Excel 2016: 9 of its best new features, from databases to handwriting tools

Excel 2016 offers a compelling list of new features, from database enhancements to new charts and templates, even a tool for handwriting quations.

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5 cool Google Drive features you probably aren't using—yet

Power up your productivity with drag-and-drop uploads, quick creation links, and more.