5 productivity apps for Windows Phone

5 productivity apps for Windows Phone

Summary: Do a floorplan sketch, send out sales orders and proactively engage Web site users by using some of these Windows Phone apps, and be more efficient while on the move.

TOPICS: Apps, Microsoft

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  • DrawPlan by EBLM
    Price: Free for lite version; $1.99 (US$1.29) for full version

    For the designer on the go or for business owners looking to design an office space, DrawPlan provides a clean, easy interface to sketch out basic floorplans to scale. Users can then export the drawing either via e-mail or in .DXF format.

  • Kiva7 by Avanade NL
    Price: Free

    Microlending service provider Kiva.org's app allows both borrowers and lenders to browse their accounts and view all relevant information on their mobile devices--which makes aiding the unbanked communities that much easier.

  • SAP ByDesign by SAP
    Price: Free

     Sales executives and managers can now manage their accounts, contacts and activities all on one app. They can also review the type and number of products available in real-time to create more accurate sales orders for their customers, thus boosting productivity and client satisfaction.

Topics: Apps, Microsoft

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  • Wow

    MS have more than doubled the number of Apps in store.
    Alan Smithie
    • Yes theyve created the fastest growing appstore in history.

      Really amazing the great progress theyve made. You can get pretty much anything you need already.
      Johnny Vegas
      • Re: Yes theyve created the fastest growing appstore in history.

        Truly the numbers are astounding. And if you look at the number of apps available per actual customer of Windows Phone, the numbers go beyond astounding to beggaring belief.
  • Windows Phone 7 or 8?

    It'd be nice to know if these are available for Windows 7 phones--I bet not.