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Stay Productive On the Road, In the Field, and Away from the Office

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Your work can't always come to a stop when you're away from the office or don't have your computer. So it's a good thing many TechSoup donor partners offer mobile versions of the technology you already rely on for your nonprofit, charity, or library.

Learn how you can do more on the go with our guide to TechSoup donor partner mobile apps.

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These Adobe mobile apps put the power of Adobe image editing software in the palm of your hand:

  •  Adobe Photoshop Express, a free app for Android and iOS devices, offers basic image editing features. Shoot photos directly from the app or import photos from your mobile device, then edit them using a simple touch interface.
  • Use the paid Photoshop Touch app for more advanced image editing, including core Photoshop features optimized for Android and iOS tablets.
  • Companion apps for Photoshop are paid iPad apps that integrate with and extend the functionality for existing Photoshop users. Mix custom colors using Adobe Color Lava, paint pictures and add effects with Adobe Eazel, or control Photoshop features and functions using Adobe Nav for Photoshop.

Adobe also has some nifty photo storage and sharing apps:

  • Tired of digging through your computer, phone, and tablet for that one perfect photo you took at your annual fundraiser? Then check out Adobe Revel. This free photo app for Mac computers and iOS devices allows you to organize and sync your photos across devices.
  • If you have staff, volunteers, and supporters all taking pictures at the same event, the GroupPix app is for you. With the iOS app, the photos everyone takes can be automatically saved to a shared location.


If you're using Acclivity AccountEdge, the free AccountEdge Mobile app allows you to record sales, enter expenses, and more using your iOS device, then sync changes with your AccountEdge desktop software. 


Bitdefender antivirus and security software from the TechSoup donation program can help secure your computers and servers. Outside the TechSoup donation program, BitDefender also offers mobile solutions to keep your Android devices safe. If you lose your Android device, Bitdefender Anti-Theft helps you locate your lost device and also lets you lock or wipe all of its data. In addition to anti-theft features, Bitdefender Mobile Security can scan your Android device for malware and helps you manage the permissions you've granted to your downloaded apps.

Citrix Online

Citrix Online offers free mobile apps for several products in the TechSoup catalog:

  • Attend a GoToMeeting or GoToWebinar session using the iOS or Android apps.
  • The GoToMyPC app provides remote access to your Mac or PC via your iOS, Android, or Kindle tablet.
  • GoToAssist lets your IT staff to provide remote support via their favorite mobile devices.


The ClickTime mobile app for Android and iOS integrates with your web-based ClickTime time-tracking service, so you can track time, expenses, and receipts while you're on the road, without cracking open your computer.


Get mobile access to your DonorPerfect Online donor management system anytime via iOS or Android devices via DonorPerfect Mobile.

FileMaker Go

FileMaker users can access their FileMaker databases using an iOS device with FileMaker Go.


Already using Huddle? Huddle's file sharing, collaboration, and project management tools are in the palm of your hand with Huddle's collaboration apps, available for a variety of devices.


Microsoft Office on Windows PhoneOffice Mobile is built right in to Windows Phones, and it includes:

  • Mobile versions of WordExcel, and PowerPoint, so you can view and edit Microsoft Office files using your Windows phone. Best of all, your formatting and special Microsoft Office features are preserved.
  • Microsoft OneNote Mobile for creating notes and to-do lists using text, checklists, pictures, and audio clips.
  • Access to SkyDrive, Microsoft's cloud-based file storage and sharing solution. Never be without your important files again!

iPhone and Office 365 users rejoice! Office Mobile is also available for the iPhone. Note that Office Mobile for iOS is only available for Office 365 users.

Several other Microsoft apps are also available on iOS and Android, including:

  • OneNote (for Android and iOS devices) is currently available free for a limited time.
  • SkyDrive can be accessed via a free Android or iOS app or via mobile web browsers.
  • Skype is also available for a variety of mobile phones and tablets.


PayAnywhere (Android, BlackBerry, iOS) is a mobile and web-based payment processing service that lets you accept donations from just about anywhere. Any staff member or volunteer with a smartphone can plug in the PayAnywhere credit card reader and take donations on the spot.


Attend ReadyTalk web conferences, view shared content, and chat using ReadyTalk Mobile for iPad. A ReadyTalk account is not required to use the app.


Sage Mobile Payments (Android, BlackBerry, iOS) converts your cell phone, smartphone, or tablet into a secure and convenient "use anywhere" credit card terminal to take donations on-the-fly. 

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by Ariel Gilbert-Knight, Director, Content, TechSoup