Productivity

What would a portable computer be without the ability to take your office, projects or reading with you? It's a shame so many of the good office suites are retail only. Thankfully, there are enough free apps to give you several alternatives, in order to remain productive.

Additional Productivity Categories

Alarm Clock Plus

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Most devices have built-in alarms, but this one has a lot more features, including increasing volume, the longer you ignore it.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 22:53
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:39

Calendar GOWidget

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This is a beautiful widget app that integrates with your Google account to add, remove and display events. Fantastic!

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 23:06
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:41

ColorNote

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This is a Post-It Notes type application. It's very handy for the quick scribbles you need to make periodically, without having to open an entire word processor.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 05:35
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:41

ConvertPad

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This is a universal converter for every imaginable mathematical unit.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 05:03
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:41

Cubby

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LogMeIn.com is getting in on the deal, now offering 5GB of storage space to it's subscribers.

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Created: 13 May 2013 16:15
Updated: 13 May 2013 16:18

Currency Converter

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This is an obvious choice. If you have a mobile device, you travel with it. So, a currency converter to find out the day's exchange rates only makes sense.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 05:24
Updated: 24 Apr 2012 05:55

Extensive Notes

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I'm surprised at how difficult it is to find a native notepad application for the Android. Regardless, this one has a lot of features that make it very useful.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 03:55
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:43

Google Docs

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Use Google Docs to open your Office files. It works with PDF files, spreadsheets, word documents and anything else Google plans on letting you view with their online suite.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 04:10
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:45

Google Reader

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If you use Google News Reader to keep on top of your favourite blogs and sites, then this mobile version is a must have.

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Created: 15 Aug 2011 04:41
Updated: 23 Apr 2012 20:45

Kingsoft Office

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Finally! This is a free full-featured office suite for Android. It took long enough for someone to offer one and this is no slouch. With spreadsheet, word processing and presentation apps that are compatible with MS formats, among others. It also offers direct access to several cloud storage services. This is a fantastic suite!

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Created: 25 Jan 2013 13:36
Updated: 25 Jan 2013 13:37

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