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Get productive in the new school year with the best free Android apps for students

It's time to load up your Android phone or tablet with the right apps for getting things done and staying organized.

on greenbot.com

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GoodReader 4 review: An excellent universal app for PDF management

Read, edit, and create new files with this slick upgrade to a longtime favorite.

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7 essential apps for international road warriors

Grab your passport and take to the skies! These handy apps will make sure you can stay organized and get your work done from anywhere, even without a network connection.

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LinkedIn buys Newsle to become the Google Alert for your professional life

The networking site wants to offer a Google Alert-style service for your professional life.

Analysts: Tablets most popular on Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Whether it's an iPad or one of the growing number of competitors, tablets rank as the top gift item this year. Here's why.

on pcworld.com

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Parallels Access 2 review: Control your Mac (or PC) from your iPad or iPhone

Parallels Access 2 lets you view and control your Mac or Windows computer from any iOS device. It's a nice upgrade over the original version, though its subscription-based pricing makes it less appealing than some competitors.

on macworld.com

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Skitch is a multi-purpose editing tool for doodling on any document

Use it for work. Use it to highlight points of interest on a map. Or use it to doodle all over a picture and share it with your friends.

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How to get a job at Zappos: Join their social network

The new process weeds out people who aren’t fully committed to the Zappos brand.

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7 ways to use social media to get work done

Facebook, Twitter and other social tools don’t have to suck away your work day. Here are some strategies to use them productively.

on pcworld.com