Don't-Miss Productivity Stories
Sunrise supports multiple Google calendars, uses Google Maps’ data to direct you to events, and supports a handy “quick add” feature for Google Calendars. Plus, it looks spectacular on your phone.
Though it trades more in plain text than flashy transitions, Deckset is an excellent tool for making beautifully minimal presentations.
This free app for Android and iOS will tell you when exactly to expect a delivery.
This app can be used to track your interactions with all the people in your address book.
If you share Dropbox links on a regular basis, or you're looking for an easy way to share files with others, Dragshare can save you time and headaches.
There's a trend in business towards no longer using a full-time receptionist to meet visitors to an office. TextUS.biz's Receptionist allows you to use an iPad, instead.
Sanebox is a cloud-based tool designed to keep clutter out of your inbox. It's not perfect, but overall, it works very well.
Dialogue lets you set up your Mac as a Bluetooth "headset" so you can make phone calls through your iPhone and use the Mac's microphone and speakers.
FileMaker discontinued the consumer-level Bento personal database, so what are Bento users to do? Here's a look at four alternatives.
When you need to work in text and perform calculations, Calca is a powerful tool.
Opera's email client is far from modern looking, but once you get it set up, it works wells.
As a personal database, Symphytum has potential, but it still needs many improvements to serve as a Bento replacement.
Stop fussing with what app to use when you want to write something down. Write it in Drafts first, and then send it to the app you want.
Pages 2.0 is a definite improvement over its predecessor, offering all the features you need to make great-looking documents on your iPad or iPhone,.
The Omni Group tweaked the user interface of its perennial diagram program. Longtime users will have to adjust, but it's all for the better.