There are numerous applications, for both desktop computers and for smartphones and tablets, which can help you to be better organized and increase your productivity. For those of you who wish to make the most of the potential of the new technologies, we have edited a small selection of interesting free applications:
Agenda and Calendar
The Google agenda and calendar. It enables the organization of events and tasks with a highly accessible, visual and intuitive interface. You can share the calendar with your contacts and synchronize it with your mobile devices.
Documents and file management
The file storage and editing service on the Google cloud. Each user has 5 GB of free file storage space. Access is through a PC or mobile device. It also enables the online creation of text documents, spread sheets and presentations. Editing can be personal or collaborative.
One of the most used cloud storage services. Dropbox provides access to your storage space through PCs and mobile devices although, unlike Google Drive, file editing is not enabled.
The best application for storing ideas. Evernote is perfect for taking notes, storing interesting websites, recording voice messages, saving PDF files, creating task lists, taking photos and much more. The information stored in your account can be accessed from both PCs and mobile devices. It is ideal as a collaborative tool.
Information and news
The most elegant RSS reader. To keep up to date, FlipBoard aggregates not only the RSS of sites of interest but also our social network accounts (Facebook, Google+ and Twitter), displaying all this information in digital newspaper form.
Dictionaries and Translator
The smart dictionary by Semantix. The only multiplatform dictionary technology capable of analyzing the context to instantly provide the best definition and translation at a single click. Dixio Desktop was recently acknowledged by Norman Nielsen Group as the best designed multiplatform application of 2012.
The most widespread communication software. It is a multiplatform application that enables you to chat and make free video calls to your contacts.