Productivity means something different to each of us. Stay-at-home and working parents are looking to boost time in their busy schedules, while executives are looking for ways to increase their efficiency. Here are some highly rated apps for ways to get things done faster.
HotelPal Hotel & Hotel Room Reservations ($0.99) - Save time on travel expenses and bill management. This amazing app finds you a room close to where you're staying in the U.S. and abroad. (Mobilewalla Score: 86/100)
Whiteboard Lite - Collaborative Drawing (Free) - Collaborate with other users to create pictures, presentations or documents. (Score: 96/100)
StudentLife Organizer (Free) - A student's life is filled with activities. This app takes the onus off parents to keep their children organized and puts it on the student to learn. (Score: 81/100)
Intuition: Mom's Personal Assistant: (Free) - For the mom who has a full plate and needs to get organized, this app will be a real best friend. Organize errands and grocery lists. (Score: 88/100)
Evernote (Free) - Inducted into Apple's "Hall of Fame," Evernote allows you to geo-tag notes, documents, images, ideas and recordings for future retrieval. (Score: 93/100)
Advanced Task Killer (Free) - Kills apps running in the background that you aren't using in order to extend the battery life of your Android. Running out of juice on the go is a waste of time. (Score: 99/100)
Smart TaskBar (Sidebar) (Free) - Intuitively organizes all of your apps for easy access with a swipe of the finger. (Score: 87/100)
Google Goggles (Free) - Image-recognition technology will translate the name of any object. Point and shoot, and get the translations in many languages. (Score: 96/100)
SwiftKey Keyboard ($3.99) - Frustrated using your small keyboard? SwiftKey uses artificial intelligence to predict your next word to make. (Score: 93/100)
Waze: Community GPS Navigation (Free) - GPS navigation meets social media. Get to your destination with the help of community tips, traffic updates and reviews. (Score: 99/100)
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