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by on February 19, 2012 9:00am
in Office Technology,Web Tools

Life on the road just got easier with a $1 app for business travelers ... Wall outlets turn high-tech ... Humble keyboard and mouse go virtual with the Celluon Virtual Laser Keyboard with Magic Cube.

Because HR professionals work on a computer much of the day, Outlook is the workhorse that typically keeps their wheels moving. But what if you could add some power to those wheels? PC World recently published a list of downloads that can help “power up” your Outlook:

If your phone is infected with mal­­ware, everything is fair game to hackers. If you own an Android, you are 2.5 times more likely to encounter malware today than six months ago. There are three main areas where you might “pick up” a smartphone virus:

Human resources departments with small budgets can turn to a growing variety of free and low-cost mobile and web-based applications to increase efficiency and cut costs. Here’s a sampling of what’s available:

Online interviews are an increasingly popular option for employers, as video technology has become simpler and cheaper—essentially free with services like Skype. Follow these tips to successfully conduct video interviews while avoiding potential pitfalls:
Google has released the latest version of its free Search app for iPad users. It offers voice recognition search and Google instant, which displays results as soon as you begin to type.
There’s a new kid on the block competing with Instapaper, the app that lets you save and store information across the web and mobile de­­vices.
If you struggle with coordinating electronic schedules with people who use different tools for scheduling, Tungle might offer a solution.
Outlook is the workhorse that keeps the wheels moving every day. But what if you could add some power to those wheels with a few add-ons? Here are a few you might want to try to help integrate social networking, control spam, slow the email overload, track and sync email, and zip attachments ...

The trouble with Facebook, Twitter and the lot is that they’re constantly changing. This is wearisome to those who use them and off-putting to those who don’t. That said, you know you should take the plunge for the sake of your career. Here’s a primer:

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