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20 New Productivity Apps in Jan. 2013

The month of January brought new task and contact management apps, voice communication and translation tools, storage resources, and a calculator for handwritten expressions.

Here is a list of January’s new mobile productivity apps for Android, Apple iOS, and Windows Phone. There are both paid and free apps.


MediaFire. MediaFire provides a complete and easy-to-use service for managing your digital stuff. With 50GB of free storage, MediaFire lets you access all your documents, photos, and videos from anywhere. Price: Free.

PushBullet. PushBullet makes it easy to push files, links, notes, lists, reminders, addresses, and more to your Android phones and tablets. Need to remember something important? Push it to your phone and it will be there when you need it. Price: Free.

Antivirus Protection. Antivirus Protection gives your Android mobile protection for free. Keep it secure from malicious mobile apps and viruses. Price: Free.

Antivirus Protection.

Antivirus Protection.

Password Wallet. Password Wallet safely and securely stores your most sensitive data conveniently in your mobile phone or tablet. Price: Free.

Password Wallet.

Password Wallet.

Foxit Mobile PDF Lite. Foxit Mobile PDF Lite lets you easily access, manage and share PDF files on your Android phones or tablets. Price: Free.

Mindjet Tasks. Create plans and manage workflow on the go. Mindjet Tasks provides team access, as well as individual access, simplifying task management and prioritization. Price: Free.

GroupVox – PTT for Facebook. GroupVox is a walkie-talkie app that makes Facebook group conversations possible. Free live voice communication with Facebook friends. Supports group chats and Push-to-Talk with existing Facebook groups and events. Price: Free.

GroupVox – PTT for Facebook.

GroupVox – PTT for Facebook.

EverClip. EverClip is a simple way to clip web contents to Evernote. Use it to save things you see on the web into your Evernote account. Price: Free.

Apple iOS

InstaDuck. InstaDuck is a fast, simple way to access the DuckDuckGo search engine from your smartphone. Price: $0.99.

Finish. Finish is a simple to-do list app that gets in your face when you need it and stays out of the way when you don’t. Finish keeps you focused on the only thing that matters: completing important tasks. Price: $0.99.

MyScript Calculator. Write the mathematical expression on the screen, then let MyScript technology convert symbols and numbers to digital text, delivering results in real time. Price: Free.

Scanner Mini. Scanner Mini converts an image into a real scan. It detects borders, removes shadows and corrects perspective, creating a professionally looking PDF file. Price: Free.

TableTop Translator. TableTop Translator is a translator app that allows you to talk face-to-face in over 40 languages. Put an interpreter on your table. Price: $2.99.

Contaqs. Contaqs is a virtual secretary to organize your addresses for fast, easy management. Browse, find, and connect with your contacts, utilizing contact information from your existing address book and your Facebook contacts. Price: $1.99.

Windows Phone

Speedtest. Use Speedtest for easy, one-tap connection testing in under 30 seconds. Real-time graphs show connection consistency. Track past tests with detailed reporting. Price: Free.

Notes Tiles. Standard tile has space for more than 100 characters. It’s perfect for short notes. Just run the app, write your note, pin to start and you’re done. Price: Free.

Moleskine Journal. The look and feel are classic Moleskine. Enjoy all the things you usually do with your Moleskine journals, and send your creations out into the world, page after page. Price: Free.

Mail Plus. Mail Plus enables you to send emails with attachments from your SkyDrive. Price: $1.99.

Talk For Me. Talk For Me is an app for those with speech impediments. Type in a sentence, then have the phone speak it on your behalf. Price: $0.99.

Connectivity Manager. Connectivity Manager is a simple and easy way to access your Wi-Fi, cellular/data, Bluetooth, and airplane mode settings. Price: Free.

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