MileBug (Android, Windows Phone 7 business app)
With the milage of your automobile being tax deductible at the IRS tax deduction rates 55.5 cents per mile, this app provides the easies approach to keep track of your travel distance. This business app has been launched with full GPS and map support for iOS and WP7 and will soon add this feature in Android too. MileBug business app for WP 7 is priced at $2.99 and for Android the price is $3. Other features of MileBug business app are mileage tracker for multiple businesses, vehicles and in units of miles or kilomters. You can define your own custom rates according to the purpose of travel- business, medical or charity. Keep track of your deductions and sync them on your computer in HTML or Excel sheet form.
Agenda Widget Plus (Android business app)
If you've ever searched the Google Play store (formerly Android Market) for a task manager, you've probably noticed the glut of options available. Agenda Widget Plus ($1.89), however, is one of the better ones. This highly customizable app lets you view events and tasks right on your Android Home screen. It is capable of syncing calendars from Google, ActiveSync, Motorola Droid corporate calendar, and TouchDown exchange. It also works with many popular task managers, including Ultimate ToDo, Task Sync for Exchange, DTG GTD, Astrid, SSI gTasks, Google Task Organizer, and more.
FlightTrack (Android, Windows Phone 7)
Whether you are flying domestic or international, it is extremely important to have some sort of tool to be able to track your flight status. Equally important are the abilities to find your present location and the time remaining in the journey. Mobiata's Android app named FLigthTrack gives you jus the right tools to make this task easy and manageable for you. At a price of $4.99, this app helps you to track you real-time flight status and map tracking all around the world right on your smartphone or tablet. Other features include zoomable maps; real-time departure information; delays and cancellations notices; and help with alternate flight arrangements. This app supports more than 4,000 airports and 1,400 international airlines and lets you post your flight status by email, Facebook, Twitter, and more. Upgrade to FlightTrack Pro ($4.99) to import TripIt flight itineraries.
WhitePages With Caller ID (Android business app)
WhitePages With Caller ID ($6.99) is a caller ID app for your smartphone that can provide some heads up when waiting for an important phone call (or help you avoid telemarketers). With a database of 600 million phone numbers, this app is capable of displaying incoming callers automatically, looking up recent callers, and even identifying mobile numbers. You can also use it to add WhitePages info to your contacts and share the information via email or text. We also like that the app comes with full WhitePages and Yellow Pages directories, so you can find people and businesses on the go.
ColorNote Notepad Notes (Android business app)
With an effective reminder system in place, even the most disorganized person can accomplish great things. Or at least show up on time for appointments. ColorNote (Free) lets you quickly jot down notes, memos, emails, messages, shopping lists, and to-do lists. You can color-code the messages, post them to your Home screen as with the Sticky Note widget, make them into checklists, and even password-protect your notes. Other cool features include status bar reminders, a search function that makes finding old notes easy, and the ability to back up your notes to SD (Secure Digital) storage.
Pure Grid Calendar Widget (Android business app)
If you're like us, your smartphone's Home screen is the most-glancedat screen in your daily routine. But with the Pure Grid Calendar Widget ($1.99), your Home screen becomes significantly more glance-worthy. This widget-based application displays a calendar on one of your Home screens, letting you quickly check your agenda, to-do lists, and tasks in monthly or weekly chunks. Pure Grid Calendar Widget syncs to Google calendars, TouchDown, and Moto/LG Exchange, and displays tasks from Astrid, Ultimate To-Do List, TaskSync, CalenGoo, gTasks, Got To Do, and more.
LogMeIn Ignition (Android business app)
This useful little utility lets LogMeIn Free and Pro users tap into their computers right from their Android-based smartphones. Once connected, you can control your Mac or PC to run your applications, access files, and retrieve documents and contacts no matter where you happen to be. LogMeIn Ignition ($29.99) is particularly useful for running business applications, such as CRM (customer relationship management), ERP (enterprise resource planning), Salesforce, and Microsoft Office remotely, to get information you need while on the road. This application is also compatible with Android Honeycomb 3.0 and optimized for use on Android-based tablets.