A single place to read your favorite newspaper, magazines and blogs, Feedly is available via the Web and as an app on most mobile devices with both a free and pro service ($5/mo) offering extra features and services.
Flipboard is unique in that it can pull in social feeds as well as feeds from news sources. The presentation is a gorgeous magazine style and is available for iOS, Android and Windows devices as well as the Web. There is no cost to use Clipboard.
This guide is an introduction to newsreaders and the Feedly news reading platform. The newsreader is a pleasant and efficient way to keep up with a large number of news sources. This guide shows you how to get started with Feedly and find news sources that can help your research effort.
Evernote is the easy and powerful way to remember everything, from lifelong memories and vital information to daily reminders and to-do lists.
Everything you store in your Evernote account is automatically synced across all of your devices, making it easy to capture, browse, search and edit your notes everywhere you have Evernote, including smartphones, tablets, computers and on the Web.
[Kindle book - $1.50] You will learn how to create notes, how to create stacks, how to set up a hierarchical structure for tags, how to create virtual genealogy binders, easy ways to transfer your computer files into an Evernote Note, and more.
From the Evernote Blog: Point the app at your receipt, business card, or document, and Scannable captures it. No buttons. No fussing with edges. No tweaking color. It’s all automatic. Once scanned, each image is queued to a tray within the capture window, making it easy to quickly review or chain together multiple scans.