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Windows Live Favorites lets you save, import and arrange bookmarks in subject folders, and then view saved links without leaving the page. However, it doesn't hook you up with other peoples' favourite URLs the way Del.icio.us does.
Microsoft's enterprise customers will get greater performance and functionality from their Exchange 2007 servers, but there's little in it for the smaller business.
MindManager X5 Pro combines brainstorming, project management and presentation functionality into an extremely useful business tool that's especially well suited to the Tablet PC platform.
This program tries to save you the bother of reading and summarising a long document, but we found too many flaws in our tests to recommend it without reservation. It could prove useful in certain situations, however.
Although it uses the same translation engine as several free Web-based services, Systran Translator Professional 5 offers additional features that may make it a worthwhile purchase for some business users.
Compiled from ZDNet's Google Voice article series, Mastering Google Voice: A primer for home users and small businesses owners, gives you just about everything you need to know to get the most out...
AutoRoute 2006 delivers good-quality output on-screen and in the form of verbal directions, but is perhaps best used for researching your journeys in advance.
Despite some handset compatibility and call quality issues in our tests, Cicero Networks' softphone could prove valuable for mobile professionals with Wi-Fi-equipped Windows Mobile smartphones.
Cicero Networks' softphone provides access to VoIP services over Wi-Fi and GSM networks from a single dialler. When seamless roaming between Wi-Fi and GSM is implemented, CiceroPhone should prove very useful. However, a Wi-Fi-equipped Windows Mobile smartphone may be a more convenient platform than a handheld.
Zetadocs PDF could prove useful if your business handles a lot of electronic documents -- particularly customer-facing ones -- that would benefit from a consistent look and feel.
No other FTP client can match the features and customisation options of Ipswitch’s WS_FTP, which makes data management tasks faster, easier and more secure. The latest version is a solid upgrade, focussing specifically on the needs of business users.
With its easy interface and speedy OCR conversion, Readiris is recommended for anyone who needs to convert documents to electronic form. Don't bank on its new ability to transform hand-printed notes into editable text, though.
Scansoft Converter Professional 3 lets you edit PDFs in situ, and offers simple and fast file conversion to and from PDF.
What is the business case for equipping your company with a suite of tools for collaborating, both internally and externally? This ZDNet guide examines the issues and identifies the key solutions.
Fact FileCompanyWattyl LimitedBusinessPaint manufacturer (Australia)Number of employees850Collaboration toolsIBM Workplace Services Express Business...