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Work smarter with these iOS apps

All work and no play may make for a dull existence, but the work still has to get done. Fortunately, we've found some mobile apps that will help you focus on the task at hand.

QuickOffice Connect for iPad gets PowerPoint editing ability

Quickoffice has released an update for its Quickoffice Connect Mobile Suite for iPad, giving the app extensive text formatting and graphical editing abilities for PowerPoint 2003 files, and viewing and presenting capabilities for PowerPoint 2007 files.

AccountEdge 2011 adds iOS app, Web time-tracking

Acclivity has released AccountEdge 2011, the latest version of its small business accounting software, bringing an iOS app, Web-based time-tracking, and more.

Daylite Touch gets iPad interface, other improvements

An update to this business management app brings a native iPad interface, a more comprehensive at-a-glance view of your week, and other perks.

Studiometry Touch gets iPad update, improved tools

This business management tool gets the universal treatment for all three of Apple's iOS devices, as well as a host of new features and tweaks that should make it easier to get things done.

The iPad office suite

If you or your employees use iPads for work, here are the productivity apps that you should install on them

Headquarters for Basecamp gets redesigned, offline data

A major upgrade to this iPhone client for Basecamp brings a beautiful new interface that is easier to use, as well as offline data and other perks.

Sparks app brings Campfire to iPad in style

Sparks is a new app that brings 37signals's business-centric chat service to the iPad. A thorough coat of polish and style, along with some unique features customized for the iPad's interface, make this app stand out.

iWork for iPad updates add iOS 4.2 support

iWork 1.3 upgrades add support for iOS 4.2 multitasking, printing via AirPrint, as well as numerous other fixes and additions.

HootSuite social business tools come to iPad

This "social media dashboard" designed for businesses leaps from the iPhone to the iPad with a major upgrade. You can now manage your accounts, schedule posts, get link analytics, and view follower influence on the iPad's more expansive display.

Things for iPad gets multitasking, notifications

Things, a stylish task and project manager for the iPad, has gained support for two key features in anticipation of Apple's iOS 4.2 update.

OmniFocus 1.8 for iPhone gets multitasking update, more

A big update to this powerful iPhone task manager brings nearly 40 tweaks, fixes, and new features. The list includes improvements to multitasking, the reminder system, and geolocation features.

Google Docs can now be edited on iPhone, iPad

Google has finally brought an often-requestsed feature to one of its most popular products: Google Docs can now be edited on an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, and you can even collaborate with other users in real time.