Don't-Miss Productivity Stories

Browse in your own little safe cocoon

Cocoon and Cocoon+ let you browse the Web privately and securely.

Substance Helps You Write Long Documents in the Cloud, for Free

You can author long-form texts on your own or with collaborators in Substance's stylish online environment.

SkyDox lets you share and collaborate, easily

SkyDox Business Edition offers a host of easy-to-use tools for file sharing and collaboration.

Sciral Consistency Keeps You on Top of Tasks Without Bossing You Around

Through the uniquely simple Sciral Consistency, you can manage your routines and repetitive tasks without rigid deadlines.

Type Less, Write More with PhraseExpress

PhraseExpress corrects spelling, expands acronyms, and even does math.

Turn PowerPoint Presentations Into Polished Videos With PPT2DVD Pro

This business-friendly software converts your PowerPoint presentations into slick videos that can be viewed on a range of devices.

TimeSnapper Shows You Where Your Time Goes

With TimeSnapper you can record your computer use and play it back to evaluate your productivity.

Create Fonts With Type 3.2

An OpenType font editor and creator, Type 3.2 makes personalized fonts accessible to all.

Google Nexus Q Hands-On Review: The Buggy Streaming Story

The Nexus Q has some pretty neat media streaming features, but is way too expensive--and the preview release is just plain buggy.

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Best Apps of 2012: Top Business Apps for Android and iPhone

Business Calendar Free, GoodReader for iPhone, and other apps can help you stay on top of everything you need to do throughout the workday.

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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Try Scrivener for Windows for Long Writing Projects

Scrivener helps authors create books, research proposals, and other long-form works.

Sanebox Shows You Only the Email You Need to See

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