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Apple and IBM reveal 10 iOS apps that aim to change the way you work

Apple and IBM are combining design and data analysis to create a new suite of enterprise tools for every industry from air travel to government.

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Hands on with Microsoft Sway, the web-savvy, shareable content creator of the future

Even in preview form, Sway is intriguing. Rough around the edges, it still shows off Microsoft's new emphasis on simplicity in creating shareable, rich documents.

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Office 16: Public beta could start soon, with Android and touch versions to follow

The anticipated launch into new platforms may represent the biggest changes for Office, whose rumored new features so far seem pretty incremental.

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4 fast note-taking tips for Android and iPhone

Hold that thought! Learn how to take voice and text memos without even unlocking your phone.

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Evernote everywhere? New collaboration tools hope to take over your workday with Work Chat, Context

Evernote, with its new Work Chat messaging app and Context research tool, hopes to turn plain old chat into an enhanced communication medium. Whether these new features will woo workers away from established competition is a very open question.

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The best calendar apps and widgets for Android

Don't miss an appointment no matter what calendar service you use with these options.

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Microsoft rolls out Groups feature to Office 365 users, but only on the web

If you've been trying to figure out out how to better work collaboratively with coworkers, Microsoft has a new tool for Office 365: Groups. But right now, it's only for those using Microsoft's Office 365 web apps.

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Laptop vs. tablets: how they compare for true productivity

Memory, storage, display size and other factors all make a difference in getting things done.

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The best apps for freelancers

Invoicing, time-tracking, even legal help are all available on mobile apps geared to the self-employed or extremely small businesses. Some of them are even free.

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Presenting the 6 absolute best gaming mice of 2014

Up your game by finding a better mouse. Our in-depth guide shows you what to look for and how to analyze your needs.