App of the Week: Microsoft Office – Now Available for iPad

Being productive on the go just got a whole lot easier. Earlier this week, Microsoft released their Office suite of apps specifically for the iPad. Though the collection of apps normally come bundled together for the PC and iPhone, you’ll have to download and install Word, PowerPoint, and Excel separately onto your iPad. Each of […]

App of the Week: 30/30 – Simple Task Management

Here at Rocket Matter, we have seen the upside and downside to multitasking. While we have the ability to switch between tasks, we do not have the ability to attend to all of them effectively. Kick your multitasking habit to the curb with 30/30, the simple task management app from Binary Hammer. We’ve featured the […]

Mind Mapping

App of the Week: MindNode – Post-It Notes on Steroids

I’m more of a list-taking, Evernote user, but the more visually inclined swear by mind maps. MindMeister – which I’ve used – is the granddaddy of mind maps. It’s great, but if you need to create more than three mind maps, you’ll have to subscribe to a monthly plan. Or, for a one-time fee of […]

App of the Week: SpeakWrite – Transcribe Audio or Video Into Quick Blog Posts or Documents

SpeakWrite is a mobile app (audio only) and web-based (audio and video) service that quickly transcribes audio and video files into text for blog posts, meeting notes, legal documents, and a whole lot more. Actual human typists set SpeakWrite apart from the many automated transcription services out there. It’s done in four easy steps: Create […]