Whether you are a hard core Apple fan, a loyal Android junkie or a Microsoft Windows Phone user, there is a world of mobile apps on the market that promise to help you work smarter. Davinci Virtual has compiled a list of eight of these apps for road warriors, time management-minded professionals and mobile entrepreneurs who refuse to sacrifice productivity no matter where you are.
Ideal for anyone who bills by the hour or project, OfficeTime makes recording and tracking time and expenses simple with a clean, user-friendly interface. The iPhone and iPad versions focus on ease-of-use, recognizing that if time tracking is simple to do, users will be more likely to take the time to do it. OfficeTime takes great care to minimize how many finger taps it takes to do something. If you are a time management or need to track billable hours, this is a great app for you.
Wunderlist bills itself as the only place to manage all your life’s to-dos and collaborate with others. With a simple design and powerful features, Wunderlist helps millions of people around the world to keep their life in sync. Wunderlist is globally available in 32 languages on all major platforms including iPhone, iPad, Mac, Android, Kindle Fire, Chromebook, Windows, Windows Phone and the Web.
With FullContact, entrepreneurs can own their network, master their contacts and stay fully connected. Available on iOS, iPad, Gmail, Mac and coming soon to Android, FullContact automatically and accurately updates your address book and contacts with publicly available social profile information and photos, manages de-duplication and then syncs contacts back to the places you need them—so you always have a complete view of your connections.
The YouMail smartphone app replaces visual voicemail with an automated digital assistant that can screen calls, take down important messages, and reply automatically to missed calls. YouMail even provides personalized auto-replies and an after-hours answering service for small businesses. The app can serve as a lead capture tool by sending text replies to voice messages. Entrepreneurs can also autoreply with virtual business cards, or forward voice messages via email to business colleagues for follow-ups.
Join.me claims to be the fastest growing online collaboration solution on the market. Its mission is to simplify the way people connect and work together. The application recently underwent a complete mobile makeover with the debut of a new app for Apple Watch and a major update to its iPhone app to introduce a One Touch Meeting capability. If you’re running late to a meeting, the join.me app will send a push notification to your Apple Watch, from there you can choose to join the meeting just by voice, and the app will launch on your phone. If you choose to join by video, the app will launch on your iPad or desktop.
Evernote builds apps and products that are defining the way individuals and teams work today. As one workspace that lives across your phone, tablet, and computer, Evernote is the place you write free from distraction, collect information, find what you need, and present your ideas to the world. Whatever you’re working toward, Evernote’s job is to make sure you get there. Evernote products reach more than 100 million users worldwide.
Listen is a ringback tone service that fuses music entertainment and safety and productivity tools into one very app. With Listen, you can entertain your callers by replacing the usual ringing sound they hear with music or create custom status messages on the fly so you can broadcast your status when you can’t get to the phone. This app is only available for Android devices.
Humin is a phone and contacts app that remembers all of your relationships. You can search like you think (“met last week, “Lives in New York”) instead of scrolling alphabetical lists. Humin also shows you the people that matter right here and now in the context of your daily life, like the person in your next meeting or your friend that is visiting town. You can instantly see the people you have in common when you meet someone new and automatically clean up your contacts with the press of a button.
Davinci Meet is an app that allows you to easily search over 4,500 professional work spaces, reserve conference rooms and day offices, choose from a variety of available business services, find meeting spaces to schedule in your geographical vicinity based on your GPS location and maintain a reservation profile and secure payment info.