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American Express app to sync with QuickBooks

Amex ReceiptMatch app will let small business cardholders photograph receipts, tag them on the fly, and import them into their QuickBooks account.

Let go of that laptop: the ultimate guide to making a tablet your main computer

Done with heavy hardware? With these apps, peripherals, and cloud services, you can leave that notebook behind for good.

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Intellinote brings social note-taking to businesses

New note taking app incorporates social collaboration, project management, and e-mail integration.

Perfect Weather is the only weather app iPhone users need

Hitting the sweet spot between form and function, Perfect Weather packs tons of data into a clean, simple interface.

LinkedIn Intro embeds professional profiles into Mail for iOS

Learn more about the people who email you without leaving Apple's default Mail app.

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Microsoft's WebApps fizzle as brands pull 'apps'

Web pages for Cars.com, Southwest Airlines, and others masquerading as Windows Phone apps slowly trickle out of the Windows Phone store.

Blackberry sees 10 million BBM downloads in 24 hours

Blackberry says its new app that opens up the proprietary BBM messaging platform to Android and Apple users was downloaded 10 million times in just over its first 24 hours of availability.

SAP bets on HTML5, open source for its mobile-app platform

Developers can use their desired tools alongside those from SAP’s platform. SAP is also planning to offer a cloud version of the mobile platform, according to the announcement.

Microsoft repackages popular websites as apps to fill out the Windows Phone Store

Microsoft's creating app-ified versions of mobile web sites in a bid to lure top services over to Windows Phone.

Dell says Xbox One will run and sync Windows 8 apps: Don't get too excited

But is the tidbit a tip of things to come, an oblique reference to features we already know about, or just plain erroneous?

BBM app rolls out for Android and iOS -- for real this time

BBM, short for Blackberry Messenger, was once an exclusive feature for Blackberry phones, allowing users to send messages amongst themselves without counting against their texting plans.

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