Best mobile apps for business users

With millions of apps available, it’s hard to discern the best from the worst–until now.

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Need to record or transcribe an interview? There’s an app for that.

Want to learn how to meditate? There’s an app for that, too.

Feeling nostalgic and craving a game like Tetris? You guessed it. There’s an app for that (and for Pac-Man, Galaga Wars, Journey of Amazing Frogger, and Pong).

Statista.com reported that the Google Play Store has 2.96 million apps, and Apple’s App Store has almost 1.85 million available apps for iOS as of August 2020.

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Not your average telecommute: These backyard office pods and workstations raise the bar on remote work

From geometric backyard office pods to unique indoor solutions, these personal workspaces are made for the age of the telecommute.

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In recent months, millions of people have transitioned from the traditional workplace to the home office due to the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, many schools are also operating in remote capacities, meaning households around the country are now serving as virtual offices and remote classrooms. As a result, the personal home workspace market is currently brimming with creative backyard office pods and compact indoor models. Below, we’ve listed seven of our favorite personal home workspace

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The Mandalorian Season 2 Premieres October 30 on Disney+ Hotstar

The Mandalorian season 2 release date has been set. New episodes of the second season of the Pedro Pascal-led Star Wars series will begin airing October 30 on Disney+ Hotstar in India and Indonesia, and Disney+ wherever available. While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has affected many Disney+ originals, including Marvel Cinematic Universe series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, The Mandalorian season 2 had wrapped production at the start of March. That’s why it’ll meet its planned October return date. Good for Disney+, given the raging success The Mandalorian has been.

“This is the day. New episodes start streaming [October]

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How to capture screenshots in macOS

Apple has baked powerful shortcuts for capturing all or part of the screen into macOS, and you can use all of them without having to launch a single additional app.

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I write quite a few how-tos like this one, and they often necessitate taking screenshots of my work to provide as examples. Almost all my work is done on my MacBook Air, and thankfully Apple has made taking screenshots in macOS as easy as pressing three keys.

SEE: macOS Big Sur: A cheat sheet (free PDF) (TechRepublic)

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Asus Zenfone 7 Pro is a flipping cool phone, but you’ll have to pay for it

Like

  • Flipping camera
  • Uninterrupted display
  • Long lasting battery
  • Refresh rates

Don’t Like

  • Not water resistant
  • Phone gets hot
  • No support for wireless charging
  • Steep increase in price

More than a year after Asus impressed with a flipping camera on its flagship Zenfone 6, the company is back with the Zenfone 7 Pro. The phone’s standout feature is a swiveling camera that smoothly flips over the top of the phone to take selfies. It also sports a large uninterrupted display, 5G connectivity, a blazing-fast processor, fast refresh rates and a massive battery. Alongside the 7 Pro, Asus launched a base

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