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Swype keyboard launching on iOS 8 today for 99 cents

Swype keyboard launching on iOS 8 today for 99 cents | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
Apple will release iOS 8 for download later today, and you won't be waiting long for the first third-party keyboards to hit the App Store. In fact, there won't be any waiting at all. Swype will be...
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SanDisk Premieres World’s Highest Capacity SD Card for High Performance Video and Photo Capture

SanDisk Premieres World’s Highest Capacity SD Card for High Performance Video and Photo Capture | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
SanDisk Premieres World’s Highest Capacity SD Card for High Performance Video and Photo Capture
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Back to School Tech Guide 2014

Back to School Tech Guide 2014 | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
It's time to get ready to go Back to School! Below are some must-have tech gadgets to ensure your prepared for the new school year.
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Of course, Dragon NaturallySpeaking is on the list!

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5 Tips for Writing Faster and Better

5 Tips for Writing Faster and Better | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
How you can cast aside your writer's block and write more prolifically.
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#3: Write with your mouth

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How to Be Polite

How to Be Polite | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
Most people don’t notice I’m polite, which is sort of the point. I don’t look polite. I am big and droopy and need a hai…
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5 Great Free VPN Services Compared: Which Is Fastest?

5 Great Free VPN Services Compared: Which Is Fastest? | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
Virtual private networks, or VPNs, have been around for a while but they still aren’t much of a mainstream service. The only ones who know about VPNs are those who are sufficiently tech-literate, and of the ones who do know, only a fraction actually use them. That’s a shame because VPNs are a fantastic bit…
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Best VPN services for Australian users

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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13: Improving Accuracy - YouTube

Dragon 13 is highly accurate speech recognition software right out-of-the-box; however, there are still ways you can improve its overall accuracy. For exampl...
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13: Dragon & the Web - YouTube

Dragon 13 now also supports Voice Command and Full Text Control in popular web applications such as Gmail, Outlook.com and Yahoo! Mail in Chrome, Firefox and...
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Siri Co-founder: Speech Recognition Ready for Leap Forward - Techonomy

Siri Co-founder: Speech Recognition Ready for Leap Forward - Techonomy | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
Adam Cheyer, a co-founder of Siri, says speech recognition is poised to become more widely used and more sophisticated.
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"If it's off the screen, the easiest way to find it is to ask for it"

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The Science of Productivity - YouTube

Made in collaboration with Sparring Mind, the behavioral psychology blog. Read the full productivity post: http://bit.ly/XRcYAY TWEET IT - http://clicktotwee...
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Nuance | NDEV Mobile | Languages

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Check out the new Indian-accented English TTS voice in NDEV for mobile!

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Apple lays groundwork for global LTE roaming with new iPhones

Apple lays groundwork for global LTE roaming with new iPhones | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
By increasing the number of LTE bands to an astonishing 20 on the iPhone 6 models, Apple has paved the way toward global data roaming for the wireless technology. Now mobile operators just have to get their act together and agree on deals to make it a reality.
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Global LTE access with commodity level data charges is the opposite of the perfect storm!

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The Phrontistery: Obscure Words and Vocabulary Resources

The Phrontistery: Obscure Words and Vocabulary Resources | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
English obscure words and etymology resources: online dictionary of weird and unusual words, word lists, technical vocabulary aids, lipograms, and word related essays
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If you use Dragon speech recognition, you like words. Here an amazing compendium to get your juices flowing, discovered by Leslie Combe at Nuance.

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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13: Dictation

With 15% more out-of-the-box accuracy than Dragon 12, Dragon 13 turns talk into text 3 times faster than typing. Dragon also has many features that make dict...
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Five Amazing Things You Can Do With Power PDF : Legal Practice Intelligence

Five Amazing Things You Can Do With Power PDF : Legal Practice Intelligence | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
Australian legal practice news, analysis, practice management and technology, law firm trends, law firm software reviews, international developments, economic trends affecting business of law, Legal Practice Intelligence
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Everyone needs a little bit more PDF power than they have in standard software

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4 Remote Desktop Apps To Fetch Files In Windows & Beyond

4 Remote Desktop Apps To Fetch Files In Windows & Beyond | Productivity Tools | Scoop.it
Windows 8.1 brings with it one rather unsuspected change: the removal of SkyDrive's "Fetch" feature, which had allowed users to remotely access all their files from another device. Fear not though, Windows 8.1 users, because there are still some options for you to get to those files you forgot to snag off your desktop. SkyDrive…
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13: Voice Commands - YouTube

Dragon 13 makes it easier than ever to create commands to insert frequently used text and/or graphics by voice.
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13: The Microphone - YouTube

No headset? No worries. Dragon 13 offers support for many microphone options, including, for the first time, microphones built-in to many of the latest lapto...
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking - The Best Homework Helper - YouTube

Imagine how easy homework would be if you could use your voice to complete assignments, write essays, and more. With Dragon speech recognition software stude...
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking - The Best Homework Helper

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