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App Spotlight: Sendboo translates multi-lingual messages on the fly

This free iOS app lets you communicate effortlessly with people all over the world. Language barrier? What language barrier?

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Skype launches limited video messaging trial

Skype soft-launched a video messaging service on Friday that allows its subscribers to deliver recorded clips to Skype contacts for playback when they come online.

Go paperless or die trying! 15 tablet apps for ditching dead trees

Whether you're getting paid by a customer or editing a coworker's presentation, these tablet-optimized apps take the dead trees out of doing business.

Three ways to imagine an Apple 'iWatch'

Speculation is rampant about an Apple smartwatch. Here are three possible concepts.

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.