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OneNote for Mac Review

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My review of OneNote for Mac is now available at Macworld.com.

OneNote for Mac is a great app, although not yet as feature-rich as it’s Window’s counterpart or as capable as Evernote, it shows promise. Perhaps enough promise to make it your note taking app of choice.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

April 14th, 2014 at 10:07 am

The Best Mac Accounting Applications

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Need a new accounting application? My look at the best Mac-based accounting apps is now up at Macworld.

For a complete look at all your accounting options, you may also want to have a look at my selection of online accounting applications.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

April 10th, 2014 at 7:41 am

Microsoft Word for iPad Review

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My Microsoft Word for iPad review is out , actually as of a couple of days ago.

The best version of Word I’ve used, maybe ever. It sports a very clean interface, has great compatibility with Office for Mac and PC and is a pleasure to use.

Highly recommended of Word is an app you need.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

April 6th, 2014 at 7:45 am

PDFPen for iOS Reviews

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My PDFPen for iOS reviews are now up at Macworld.com.

While I like these apps and use them almost everyday, I did find that this version of these apps had some intermittent bugs that occasionally led to PDF editing frustration.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

March 25th, 2014 at 10:21 am

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And if Two Weren’t Enough…

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Busy day, I guess…

Two more.

Also up, reviews of iOS tax softare and Mac OS tax software.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

March 17th, 2014 at 10:31 am

OneNote for Mac and Online Accounting Applications

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Microsoft has just released a version of OneNote for the Mac. My first look of the app is available on Macworld.com.

As initial releases of Mac applications go, OneNote is pretty good. Whether it’s ready to replace Evernote as your personal information collection tool remains to be seen, but my initial impression is that it has the potential to do just that.

In other not so newsy news, Macworld has also posted my review of online business accounting applications.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

March 17th, 2014 at 10:00 am

iBank 5 Review

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My review of iBank 5 is now up at Macworld.com.

I don’t use anything like this to manage my finances anymore, but if I did, iBank 5 would be the ticket. Great application.

Written by Jeffery Battersby

February 20th, 2014 at 11:10 am