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The Quickoffice office productivity suite for iPad offers numerous text refinements and PowerPoint controls, plus has some cool upcoming features.
At Macworld Expo, Web Information Systems is previewing the next major update to its calendaring and task management app for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. The new version promises a number of new features and functionality, highlighted by integrated Notes and Contact views.
Macworld Expo is a great way to see products for the Mac and iOS devices. But of the thousands of products on display, a select few stand out. These products are recognized with our Best of Show awards.
A new free app from Brainshark for the iPad and iPhone allows users to easily navigate Brainshark business sales and training presentations on those devices.
MicroStrategy will announce a series of new BI (business intelligence) products for Apple mobile devices, transactional data systems and on-demand deployments at its annual user conference this week.
Analysts say that Eric Schmidt's exit as the CEO of Google won't affect the dynamics of the company's battles with Apple in the smartphone and tablet wars.
Box.net has redesigned the user interface of its cloud-hosted content management application, as well as expanded collaboration features and real-time notification capabilities.
In the market for a streamlined database app with both Mac and iPhone clients? Apimac just released major upgrades to iDatabase with improved interfaces, more visual editing tools, and improved syncing between the platforms.
For the first time, an Office app hits the iPhone: OneNote lets you create and save notes to the cloud.
New versions of PrintBureau and PrintCentral will allow iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad users to print from any AirPrint-enabled app to almost any wireless printer. The updates also add support for background printing to USB printers connected to Wi-Fi networks via EuroSmartz's free desktop companion app.
SyncSpace is a collaborative whiteboard from Infinite Kind that stands out from the pack by allowing collaboration over the Internet, not just a local Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connection. You can also share your creations in a variety of ways, including 37singals's Campfire business chat service.
New additions to iWork '09 on the Mac, iWork.com, and Apple's official Keynote Remote app allow you to play Keynote presentations at iWork.com or embed them in other sites. A few other features and fixes for Pages and Keynote round out a worthwhile update.
Yahoo has shaken its users's faith in the future of Delicious, the popular social bookmarking service it bought in 2005 and largely allowed to languish. If you're thinking about jumping ship, there are plenty of alternative services and apps that should fit just about anyone's workflow.