The Top Ten Business Productivity Boosting Android Apps
May 6, 2011 2:30 PM –
Our Android apps help us accomplish much more in less time. Since we’re all trying to be rock stars at work, who can’t use more of that? These are the top ten business productivity boosting apps.
- OfficeSuite Pro allows you to open, edit and save Microsoft Office files including Word and Excel 97-2010 documents, PDF viewer, plus open Powerpoint, ZIP files and more.
- PdaNet lets you use USB Tether or Bluetooth DUN to connect your laptop to the Internet using your Android phone as a modem to connect via 3G data, Wi-Fi and even VPN.
- Dropbox provides access to all of your important files on the go through virtual storage for anything and everything you decide needs to be stored.
- Business Ledger makes it easier than ever to track your mileage for business reporting.
- FlightView Elite is a travel app that goes far beyond flight tracking; it integrates your flight information into your smartphone calendar to prevent double booking and allows you to store trip details. The flight boards feature allows you to sort the list of arriving and departing flights at an airport so you can quickly find your colleagues’ flights and know whether they are on schedule or running late.
- CamCard uses your phone’s camera to take a picture of business cards to create your mobile rolodex in Card Holder or iPhone Address book.
- Document Scanner allows you to scan documents with your phone’s camera, convert it to PDF and e-mail the PDF to anyone. You can even upload the PDF to Google Docs.
- Mint.com Personal Finance lets you categorize your business expenses. Mint.com allows you to view a big picture and a detailed breakdown of your spending in multiple accounts.
- File Expert allows you to share and manage your files from your phone. You can copy, paste, move, create and rename your files and folders.
- LinkedIn helps you stay connected with colleagues and access info on other professionals. Profiles are easy to read, you can send and manage invites, read and post status updates, and e-mail your network contacts all from your phone.
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