The must-have iPad office apps, round 6

Big changes to key iPad office productivity apps reshape the winners and losers.
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Road warriors' business app toolkit for the iPad

Of the tens of thousands of apps available for the iPad, only a relative few are must-have tools for business use. The tools are regularly updated as new competitors enter the fray -- cloud-based ones most recently.

No doubt your iPad has specialty apps beyond these to help in your specific work. For this, you should peruse our recommended iPad specialty apps and our favorite iOS and Android apps for IT pros, as well as install the appropriate clients for your videoconferencing and instant messaging services.

Read on for our picks for the best native office editors, best cloud office editors, and best native companion productivity tools for the iPad.

Also at The best Android office apps

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