Boost Your Productivity And Time Management Skills: 10 Best Productivity Apps

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Did you know that you can use your Android device to improve your productivity and make your life much easier?

There are almost 5000 productivity apps in the Amazon Appstore for Android and Google Play. After testing hundreds of them, I've chosen 10 best ones which will really make a difference in your life.

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Discover 10 best productivity apps for Android.

Mobile Doc Scanner Lite (free) or Mobile Doc Scanner ($4.99)

What is it for? This is a really brilliant app which will turn your Android device into a very effective mobile document scanner. You will not need a regular document scanner any more once you start using this app. That's certainly one of the best productivity apps for Android.

Short description: Mobile Doc Scanner is the app which will let you scan (using an in-built camera in your device) any type of document and then transform it into PDF format and share it easily. The app has automatic high-quality document edge detection and perspective correction and will enhance even poor quality images and documents. A must-have for anyone!

Usefulness: extreme

InkPad Notepad (free)

What is it for? This is a great app which will be a great replacement for your traditional paperback notepad or the default notepad app in your Android device.

Short description: InkPad Notepad is a very simple and easy to use notes app for your Kindle Fire which will make your life much easier. You can add three types of notes: shopping list, to-do list and simple notes only with content. InkPad Notepad makes it also very easy to add new notes, edit the old ones or share them. What's more, all notes are auto-saved so you don't have to worry about losing any stuff.

Usefulness: very high

Easy Uninstaller (free)

What is it for? Easy Uninstaller lets you uninstall any app you want in a quick and simple way. That's another winner among Android productivity apps available.

Short description: The app is a great alternative for the default uninstall feature which is sometimes a bit hard to find. Easy Uninstaller gives you the list of apps installed on your device and all you have to do is tick the ones you want to uninstall and tap "uninstall." The app comes especially useful if you have many apps installed and want to free up some space quickly.

App Backup & Restore (free)

What is it for? The app lets you easily backup and restore apps to your Android phone.

Short description: App Backup & Restore will come in especially useful if you restore factory settings to your Android device or buy a new one and want to have all your favorite apps installed with just one click. The app will backup all the apps installed but it will not backup settings or data of apps (you must take care of it manually).

Usefulness: high

Business Calendar

What is it for? The app is a great and much more advanced alternative to the default calendar app in your Android phone or tablet.

Short description: You don't necessarily have to be a businessperson to use the most useful app like Business Calendar. This is a complete calendar app (which syncs with your Google calendars) but it's much more intuitive, user-friendly and functional than any default calendar app. That's another must-have for your Android device.

Usefulness: very high

App Cache Cleaner (free)

What is it for? As the name suggests, the app is used for clearing application cached files with one tap.

Short description: App Cache Cleaner is a very lightweight and useful app for your Android device. It will be especially helpful if you have problems with storage (memory) or your device slows down when you are using lots of apps. The app will free up phone internal memory and ROM storage. App Cache Cleaner also lets you set up auto clear function so that you don't have to clear apps manually.

Usefulness: very high

Fast Reboot (free)

What is it for? As the name suggests, the app lets you do a fast reboot of your device. That's yet another brilliant productivity app for Android.

Short description: Doing a regular reboot of your Kindle Fire usually takes a little bit of time (which you don't always have). If you are using many apps at the same time, your device will slow down sooner or later. Sometimes the only solution is to restart your device. Fast Reboot is the app which lets you do that but in a much quicker way.

Usefulness: very high

WPS Office (formerly Kingsoft Office) (free)

What is it for? The app lets you easily open and edit common documents (it supports 23 kinds of files like DOC/DOCX/TXT/XLS/XLSX/PPT/PPTX/PDF).

Short description: Kingsoft Office is probably the best mobile office app supporting all the most popular files (which you can open and edit). It's fully compatible with MS Office products like Word, Excel or Power Point. The app is also very user-friendly, intuitive and pleasing to the eye.

Usefulness: very high

Easy Voice Recorder (free)

What is it for? The app lets you record to high-quality PCK and ACC (or use AMR to save space), share and manage your recording easily.

Short description: Easy Voice Recorder is a brilliant replacement for the default voice recorder in your device. It lets you record your meetings, personal notes, classes, interviews and many more in high quality (and with no time limits). It also lets you record in the background and control the recorder with a home screen widget.

Usefulness: high

Skitch (free)

What is it for? The app lets you snap things that interest you (on a map, on a web page and so on), mark them up using simple tools and share them with others.

Short description: If you haven't already used that app, it's a must-have for your Kindle Fire. Skitch is the app which lets you use text, stamps, shapes and arrows to mark up any project (a PDF document, a map, a web page, a photo and many others). Once you are done, you can easily share your stuff with others.

Usefulness: very high

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