Don't-Miss Productivity Stories

Free BlueStacks App Player Runs Android Applications On Your Windows PC

Make Android apps work on your Windows PC with BlueStacks Player App.

Paperless for Windows Organizes Scanned OCR Documents for Cheap

Scan and organize your documents with affordable document organizer Paperless for Windows.

ConnectedText Personal Wiki

ConnectedText's new version 5 builds on its strengths as a personal wiki.

8 Piles of Paper Replaced by iPads

Pilots, preachers, politicians and football teams among those taking the plunge with the Apple iPad tablet.

Incredibly Useful Sites for Small Business

Nearly all the tools you need to run a small or midsize company are within reach of any Web browser. Here are some of the best online services and sites for business.

Digital Business Card Apps Tested: The Future Is Not Quite Ready

The future may be digital, but testing these apps left me wanting a business card that I could hold.

Keep, Track, and Share Notes and Lists With Simplenote

Simplenote is a cloud-based repository for notes and lists, letting you capture your thoughts from anywhere.

Nimble

Web-based application Nimble combines contact management with social networking, to enable building business relationships.

16 Essential Android Apps For IT Pros

There are hundreds of thousands of Android apps, including many that are useful for IT professionals on the job.

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BlackBerry 7 Compatible Apps: 10 Free Downloads

Looking for apps that are compatible with RIM's new BlackBerry 7 OS? CIO.com's Al Sacco spotlights 10 must-haves including apps for social networking, navigation, entertainment and a cool augmented reality browser.

Six Big Windows 8 Features for Small Business

Here's a sneak peek at how Windows 8 is shaping up to serve users at work.

Microsoft Office 365 Review: Online Productivity Suite Offers Top-Notch Integration

Office 365 has a familiar look and feel, and great integration with the Microsoft Office desktop software. It also offers additional tools that make it a leading choice for organizations seeking an online productivity suite.

Google Apps Review: A Capable Online Productivity Suite at a Good Price

Google Apps has a comprehensive suite of tools, and powerful real-time sharing and collaboration features. But it doesn’t work well with Microsoft Office file formats--a huge handicap for a productivity suite.