Don't-Miss Productivity software Stories
YouMinds Composer is a capable, if barely documented, free application for creating mind maps and more.
In a Microsoft Office-dominated world, Corel's productivity suite offers an alternative with all sorts of extras and Office-format support.
Klok Pro is a simple and powerful cross-platform time-tracking Adobe Air application.
HackPad is a very simple-to-use real-time wiki with innovative features and a free plan.
Caelo Software's Track Your Sent brings order to your Outlook outbox.
This beta service is too difficult to get up and running, but it's capable of bringing many different kinds of apps to your tablet.
CloudOn is the most developed of the services that offer Office apps on an iPad. It's currently free, but will likely start charging soon.
Services such as CloudOn, Nivio, and OnLive are bringing full-blown Office apps to iPads and other mobile devices.
If you're a business traveler whose road show hinges heavily on PowerPoint presentations, this app -- which translates PowerPoint files into an iPad-friendly format -- is a must-have.
Capture anything on your screen, including videos, with the best screen-capture program.
Tomboy is a freeform database for text notes, with support for rich formatting and links.