Mobile and Wireless: Google Apps for the New iPad: 10 Everyone Needs

By Nathan Eddy  |  Posted 2012-03-29 Print this article Print
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So you finally did it. You caved in to your deepest desires, and went out and bought the new iPad, Apple's latest top-of-the-line tablet. Congratulations, you're one step closer to a bright and shiny future world where your business can be run from the palm of your hand and the swipe of your finger. You didn't just buy it to play Angry Birds on long waits in airport lounges, did you? Well, now that you've got it, you may as well start making some smart investments in business productivity apps to offset the cost of your sleek, powerful tablet. With Apple's new high-resolution Retina display, office productivity applications have never looked sharper, and Google's policy of offering them for free should add an extra layer of crispness. Seven of these apps are from Google itself, and we've selected three that can help you connect to some of your most-used Google applications. Here's a look at 10 apps perfectly suited for your iPad during businesses hours—and a few for those long waits at the airport, too.
Nathan Eddy is Associate Editor, Midmarket, at Before joining, Nate was a writer with ChannelWeb and he served as an editor at FierceMarkets. He is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

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