Don't-Miss Business Mobility Stories

App Spotlight: DialMyCalls automates group calling, texting

Blast a message to your employees, sales team, or even a select group of customers. This free app makes it easy.

Inside the shadowy underground of 'anything, anywhere' cloud-based printing

Cloud-connected printers are everywhere, but how hard is it to collect your paperwork? We went to a private school and Twitter's corporate office to find out.

Expo Notes: Getting down to business at Macworld/iWorld

Plenty of productivity-focused iOS app makers used Macworld/iWorld to roll out updates to their software.

Expo Notes: iOS apps mixing more business with pleasure

The iPhone and iPad started life as objects of delight, but this week's expo shows that they've become extremely useful devices. Can iOS still be fun?

Expo Notes: ServicePal puts iPads in hands of blue-collar workers

Apple's tablet is already helping pilots, architects, and car salesmen. What can it do for electricians and plumbers?

Expo Notes: Gigsky app offers international data without expensive roaming charges

Gigsky's forthcoming app will let users comparison shop for the best data plans when they take their mobile devices abroad.

Expo Notes: iPad apps MLeads, iPresent help seal the business deal

One thing is clear at Macworld/iWorld: The iPad has become an indispensable tool for today's sales staffers as it's useful for tracking customers and making the pitch. And MLeads and iPresent apps can help.

Microsoft CEO calls Office for iOS unnecessary

Waiting for Word, Excel and PowerPoint on your iPhone or iPad? Steve Ballmer says you don't need it.


Expo Notes: Flint looks to simplify iOS credit card readers

Unlike other iOS-based card readers, there's no dongle required with Flint. It uses the camera on an iPhone or iPad to scan credit card numbers.

Microsoft Office 2013 is here: Hands-on impressions and buying advice

Office 2013—as both software and a service—is going on sale, but some new features don’t work perfectly.

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New Plantronics headsets answer calls for you

Plantronics' latest headsets for business use can answer calls as soon as you put them on--but they don't come cheap.


App Spotlight: Receipt scanner Piikki is free, today only

But don't worry if you miss out: It's only two bucks every other day.

Ovum: iPhone, iPad in the lead as mobile business intelligence matures

Apple and Google's Android have the widest adoption among mobile BI (business intelligence) applications, as the products are becoming more mature, according to a report from market research company Ovum.

Keep your VIPOrbit apps in sync

A new service from VIPOrbit helps keep your contacts synced between your iPhone and iPad.

Finally, your laptop can charge your tablet

A new dongle from Digital Innovations solves the problem of underpowered USB ports.