Technology has no doubt provided us with numerous software and applications that have made our lives much easier. Today, we have several software and applications that help us manage our files and data effectively as well as provide us tools that help us learn and improve our skills. For example Google Drive/Docs is an ideal solution for those who do not want to use Microsoft Office or do not have access to it. Google Drive enables you to share documents easily with others and even offers the feature of editing them online.
Drop Box is another file storage and synchronization software that is extremely useful. Over 300 million people and 4 million businesses use this tool to share files and documents with employees, clients and vendors as well as store documents online. Users can access these files from anywhere and on any device.
Moodle is an open source course management system that brings with it great functionality. With no license fees, this is a very useful tool for universities, colleges and even businesses that can use it to host and train employees online. Moodle is one of the most popular training software used because it’s easy to use, customizable and absolutely free.
These professional learning tools help develop essential professional skills and enable users to create, engage and improve their skills. Wixie, an online authoring software that allows users share their art, their writing and their voice. Wixie also helps engage students in their learning and enable them to explore curriculum activities as well as enable them to create projects. The software is compatible with most browsers and devices.
Another useful software is Ginger. The Ginger Spell Checker enables users to correct spelling mistakes and does so with great accuracy. It also corrects typos, phonetic mistakes, misused words and even picks words that are left undetected by other spell checkers. It is a free software that can be downloaded on most devices.
Pixie is an exclusive app that lets you paint, create stories and comics. It is easy to use and can be downloaded on your iPad, Android or Kindle Fire. It also records voices, writes and edits text and is an excellent learning tool for students and aspiring artists.
If you are a blogger or wish to be one, you can use Blogger, a service owned and operated by Google that enables users to create personal as well as multi-user blogs. Whether it’s a personal journal or a professional diary; whether it’s for your business or merely a hobby, blogger is one of the best online journaling platforms available for users today. Again, this is free and compatible with most devices.
If Photo Editing is your area of expertise, Adobe Photoshop is the ultimate tool for you. It is a photo imaging tools equally useful for professionals and amateurs. It is also quite effectively used by web and graphic designers.
Overall, technology has made it easy for users to access tools that help them improve their skills as well as create and experiment.