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Review: Livescribe Sky WiFi Smartpen links your ink and audio to Evernote

This wireless smart pen captures your handwritten notes and audio recordings and saves it all to Evernote. While pricey, it's a great device for those not intent on going paperless.

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Power through schedules with 21 Google Calendar tricks

Whether you're a Calendar novice or a long-time user, you can start the new year with even greater control and productivity thanks to these must-known tips.

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CloudOn expands app to build on 'Office as a platform'

While the world waits for dedicated Microsoft Office for tablets, CloudOn is providing Word, Excel, and PowerPoint via fresh iPad and Android apps.

Acrobat XI simplifies PDF editing, deepens ties to Microsoft Office

The next release of Adobe's signature PDF tool will integrate with Microsoft Office as it enhances PDF-editing, e-signatures, web forms, and mobile workflows.

Gifts for do-gooders

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Tired of giving the same old kitsch year after year? Then try something with a bit more meaning: A charitable contribution or tools to help people improve lives.