App Watch - Mobile Minute (Feb 2012)

Catch Notes: AndroidiOS
Don't lose your ideas; instead catch them with Catch Notes, a free app available for both iOS and Android phones. The app allows users to capture ideas and experiences through photos, notes, voice memos and location mapping. The app conveniently auto-syncs to the cloud so that saved information can be accessed on any device. Now with private and shared streams, users can gather notes into collections that are private or shared.

Google Tasks Organizer: Android  
This customizable app allows users to organize Gmail Tasks lists by syncing their to-do lists from multiple Gmail and Google App accounts. Tasks can be sorted by custom order, due date, name and more. Reminders can be set for time-sensitive tasks, and the full version includes a calendar-style date picker, collapsible subtasks and allows tasks to be pushed to Google and Android calendars.

Google Currents: iOSAndroid 
This free application, which is available on both iOS and Android phones and tablets, allows users to merge magazine-like content, social streams, trending stories, blogs and news feeds into one app. So far, more than 150 publishers have agreed to provide content for Currents, including Forbes, PBS and the Huffington Post. The application also allows for quick sharing of content and self-adapts to different sized devices.

Salesforce Chatter: iOS
This app is a tool for staying connected; users just need to sign up for a free Chatter account on After signed up, users can view co-worker updates, create posts, post photos, add comments, view documents and links, find and follow people or groups within an organization, view profiles as well as email, call and text co-workers directly.