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App Guide: iOS scanning apps reviewed

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We tested and rated five scanning apps for your iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.2 full of power features

Nisus Writer Pro is a word processing power tool. This power does require a bit of effort to master, but compared to Microsoft Word, Nisus Writer Pro is remarkably user friendly.

Nisus Writer Express 3.4.1 is a solid word processor, lacks high-powered features

If you don’t need those advanced, high-powered features, Nisus Writer Express is a very decent basic word processor.

App Guide: iOS business card scanners

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Get your business card collection under control with these card-scanning apps for iOS.

Type on PDF and Type on PDF Pro for iPhone and iPad

Most iOS users will find Type on PDF and Type on PDF Pro to be missing easy-to-use features available in other apps. But both versions of the PDF creation app offer capabilities that could serve businesses well.

Zengobi Curio Core 7.4.3 holds your best ideas

Curio Core is one of the more expensive organizer options in the Mac App Store. But it’s not the priciest; it offers a lot more features than many cheaper apps; and it presents them in a friendly, easy-to-learn package.

PDF Editor Pro 1.6 offers OCR and file conversion

PDF Editor Pro is a reasonably good PDF editing tool that offers up some compelling features.

Java-based PDF Studio 7.4 Pro has a non-standard user interface

Non-standard interface and unnecessary access to the Mac's file system make this PDF creation tool a less than optimal option.

PDFPenPro 5.8.1 a feature-filled app for PDFs

PDF power tool offers premium features for little more than a smile.

MacJournal 6 is an ideal personal writing organizer

MacJournal doesn’t address every problem you may encounter when writing. But if you keep a journal, write a blog (or a couple of blogs), or just want to have a great place to jot down your thoughts without worrying about losing them, then MacJournal 6 is hard to beat.

Clean Writer Pro lets writers focus on writing

Clean Writer Pro 1.2 is simple and offers limited formatting options, letting writers worry about writing rather than formatting.

OmmWriter Dana helps you focus when writing

It's difficult for the developer of a minimalist writing app to peg exactly what a particular user will like and which features can be removed. But if OmmWriter's interface decisions work for you, it's a solid writing tool with a couple unique features for helping you concentrate.

Merlin 2.8 is a top-tier project management application

Merlin is a top-tier project management application that has a lot to offer.