Use the following links as we get you set up on some of the most useful online applications to improve your productivity and save you time.
www.gmail.com - If you don’t have a Gmail Account, we will get one set up. We will use this to handle the email notifications for setting up additional accounts. If you have another web based email account you prefer, you can use it instead.
http://www.google.com/ig - Creating your information portal
http://www.google.com/reader - Using RSS
http://www.google.com/alerts - Track anything online
www.lastpass.com Get set up to save all those website logins you use every day.
www.dropbox.com Create a place to share your files across devices, and with your vendors, partners, and clients.
Dropbox guides from MakeUseOf.com and from AppStorm.com
To send someone a large file by email: put in your Dropbox folder, email them the link.
To receive a large file by e-mail - send a link for a DropBox upload using AirDropper.com: (paid service) or http://sendtodropbox.com (free)
If you just want to email large files, consider www.dropsend.com, which is a little simpler to use.
http://Live.com – Create a windows live account for use with office online, and OneNote.
https://skydrive.live.com – storing OneNote files with skydrive
OneNote in MS Office 2010: http://www.microsoft.com/office/onenote/
OneNote in Office Online: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/web-apps/
OneNote for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.microsoft.office.onenote
OneNote for iPhone/iPad: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/microsoft-onenote/id410395246
www.evernote.com – Notetaking for those without Microsoft Office 2010
http://www.google.com/intl/en/about/products/index.html Doing more with Google
Where we find Apps: http://www.makeuseof.com/pages/the-best-of www.lifehacker.com
How to choose Web Apps wisely: http://lifehacker.com/webapps/