Want to get the edge in business? Tablet apps for work are specifically designed to add productivity to your day. Take a look at what's available for your tablet. You'll find everything you need for basic tasks such as planning, communicating, reporting and accounting, as well as a whole new world of clever tools that will add value in thousands of different ways: from industry news monitoring and map viewing to weather forecasting and currency conversion.
If you want to maximize your business document productivity on the go, then this is the tablet app for you.
With DocsToGo you can edit, view and create Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files as well as view PDF files.
The app caters for Office 2007, 2008 and 2010 documents and includes a wide range of character and formatting options, as well as multiple undo/redo, find and replace and word count tools.
You can also use DocsToGo to download, view and edit files from your Google Docs account. The same developer has also produced a desktop app that can be used for bi-directional synchronization of files between your tablet and your other computers.
DocsToGo replicates the look and feel of the popular Office environment so it's immediately familiar to many users. Plus it's all fully searchable for optimum productivity when you are on the move with your internet-connected tablet.
Whichever sector you work in, one of the fastest ways to get connected in the business world is by using the online business community LinkedIn.
Most people know about the merits of building contact networks, and sharing communications details, but there are a host of other features that come with LinkedIn and all are accessible using the tablet app.
For instance, have you thought of using it as another social networking channel to establish your business presence and develop your online brand? What about as a source of sales leads? It's also a perfect forum for advertising your vacancies or even for finding work yourself.
You can also tap into the experience of your peers and get answers to questions you have, or share your own opinions and ideas for best practice.
LinkedIn connects you to your trusted contacts and helps you exchange knowledge, ideas and opportunities with a professional networking community of over 80 million members and growing.
Use your tablet to schedule and attend WebEx meetings online, wherever you are.
When you're using the WebEx app the latest video conferencing technology is at your fingertips, with high quality video and audio, as well as webcam streams for all meeting participants.
The system provides total management of its features which also include set up and invitation management, audio control, presenter indicators and voice-activated speaker indicators.
A must-have tablet app for the business user. Plan your business activities and your wardrobe around accurate weather forecasts for anywhere, for wherever you are now and wherever you're headed.
With WeatherBug, you get accurate, real-time meteorological intelligence, including local current conditions, hourly and extended forecast, severe weather alerts, animated Doppler radar and live weather camera images.
Intuit's GoPayment tablet app is one of the first mobile payment apps to be developed and allows anyone selling products or services to get paid securely via mobile devices, such as tablets.
No matter where you are, you can quickly and easily make and receive credit card payments. Cards can be swiped instead of numbers being entered manually.
Other features include drag and drop product lists for frequently sold items, a shopping cart buying process and transaction review.