Productivity Apps

Do it better, do it faster, do it on-the-go! For a list of our favorite ways to get things done with our iOS devices, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Productivity Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for breaking news and reviews of productivity applications from the App Store.


MagicalPad Helps Users Take Control of Notes

MagicalPad Helps Users Take Control of Notes

MagicalPad, a Massachusetts based start-up provider of innovative mobile and web-based applications for visually organizing and managing information and ideas, announced last week the launch of MagicalPad — an iPad app that brings a fresh approach to note-taking, much more than a conventional note-taker, outliner, or mind mapping app for the iPad.

Beep Me Update Lets Forgetful iPhone Owners Set More Reminders

Beep Me Update Lets Forgetful iPhone Owners Set More Reminders

Independent developer Yaniv Kalsky today is pleased to announce Beep Me 1.6.5 for iOS, an update to his Productivity app that allows users to schedule reminders in just two easy steps: jot down a short memo and set the beep time.

My Secret Folder for iPhone and iPad Protects Files From Prying Eyes

My Secret Folder for iPhone and iPad Protects Files From Prying Eyes

Mobile developer Bright AI recently announced an update to My Secret Folder, and iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch app designed to help users protect their personal files from suspicious eyes of the others.

QAlert Mobile iPad App Helps Government Be More Efficient

QAlert Mobile iPad App Helps Government Be More Efficient

QScend Technologies today announced QAlert Mobile, an iPad app that allows local government employees to respond to citizen service requests while in the field, thereby increasing their effectiveness and efficiency as they seek to close issues for their citizens as quickly as possible.

Voice Reader Web Browser Offers Text-to-Speech in 21 Languages

Voice Reader Web Browser Offers Text-to-Speech in 21 Languages

The leading provider of language-technology software in Germany, Linguatec, is pleased to announce the release of their new app for iPhone and iPad: Voice Reader Web. Voice Reader Web is a universal browser for all mobile devices that implements three important additional functions: save websites for offline display, fade out images or ads, and award-winning voice output in multiple languages.

Self-Improvement Gets Easier With GroHabit

Self-Improvement Gets Easier With GroHabit

Floating Radish, LLC is pleased to announce an update to GroHabit, their personal development app for creating positive new habits. GroHabit 1.1 is available for iPhone and iPod touch and introduces two key features: (1) an interactive logging system that uncovers the strengths and weaknesses of each user; and (2) Skill Bars, a simple way for users to graphically see their progress in five habit-building skills.

WritePad for iPad Make it Easier for to Build User Dictionary and Improve Handwriting Recognition

PhatWare Corporation announces today the latest update to its WritePad note-taking and handwriting recognition app for iPad. This update centers on the ability to import words into the WritePad dictionary from their contacts and events, or from the currently open document.

MailShot Update Adds Group Email for 50 or More Contacts

MailShot Update Adds Group Email for 50 or More Contacts

Soluble Apps recently announced a new update to its unique group emailing solution. The newest version of MailShot,  now available on the App Store, adds the feature most requested by its tens of thousands of users.

Turns iOS Device Into Wireless IP Cameras With iVigilo Smartcam

Turns iOS Device Into Wireless IP Cameras With iVigilo Smartcam

Naboo today is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the free iVigilo Smartcam app for Apple's camera equipped iOS devices: iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The iVigilo Smartcam app turns any camera equipped iOS device into a high-quality wireless IP camera, whose video stream can be accessed by all modern browsers on any computing or mobile platform.

Passtouch: Password-less Web Browsing on the iPad

Passtouch: Password-less Web Browsing on the iPad

Passtouch, a Surf City, North Carolina start-up has just launched their first iPad app, a multi-user web browser featuring their patent pending visual sign-in system. User Reviews Passtouch Web Browser Developer: Passtouch, LLC Price: $1.99 Download on the App Store "Web browsers are like windows to your entire world, much of which is personal and private," explains Jason Boger, Founder and CEO of Passtouch..

Print to PDF Saves Email, Web Pages and Documents from iPhone or iPad

Print to PDF Saves Email, Web Pages and Documents from iPhone or iPad

With Print to PDF users can quickly save entire emails, web pages and documents to PDF from their iPhone or iPad. ERCLab announces today Print to PDF for iPhone, iTouch and iPad, an utility that uses the built-in print functionality on the device to permanently save any email, web page or document as a PDF file.

ScreenFloat Productivity App for Mac Adds New Features for Lion Users

Eternal Storms Software today announced the immediate availability of ScreenFloat 1.2, a popular productivity tool that creates screenshots that float above all windows for easy access and quick reference.

Googaby Delivers a Full Suite of Innovative Tools for Mac Address Book

In its introductory release, Googaby has amassed a collection of tools and capabilities that dramatically enhances Apple's Address Book. Googaby provides a 'spreadsheet' view of your contacts in a fully customizable iTunes-like browser.

Step 4 Moral Inventory 1.0.4 for iPad Makes Entries Even Easier

Independent developer James Hollender today is pleased to announce version 1.0.4 his Step 4 Moral Inventory app for the iPad. This app provides an easy-to-use, detailed process by which persons participating in Addiction Recovery Programs can be aided in completing Step 4 of the 12 Steps without the use of any spreadsheets.

GeoTasker Lite Now Available Free - Never Pay for Nearby Alerts Again

GeoTasker Lite is an app that was built to help remember tasks and errands while traveling. GeoTasker Lite reminds users of tasks that need to be completed by setting off an alert when approaching an area where the task is located.