There are a wide range of both free and paid apps to help meet your mobile business requirements. A list of popular productivity apps is provided in the table below for your convenience.
Access to and payment for these apps is via the Google Play store, using either a CSU corporate credit card or previously purchased Google Play gift card. Some apps are only available through the developers website. Selection of the most relevant app and payment is the responsibility of the school, faculty or division.
University data stored on or accessed from Android devices remains the responsibility of the owner. Storing confidential CSU data on these devices should be avoided where possible.
Click or tap the image or app name to go to its download page. Apps have been grouped by function for your convenience.
|Access CSU services|
Yammer brings together CSU staff, content and conversations in a single convenient location. Yammer offers you an intelligent and efficient way to connect with the information and people that you need to get work done. Collaborate and share ideas together in real time, no matter where you are. There are many CSU groups on Yammer.
|Skype for Business|
The Skype for Business for Android app brings Skype for Business presence, instant messaging (IM), and voice and video calling to your mobile device.
To add your credentials:
|Euphony Music Player|
Voicemails from the CSU phone system are attached to emails as WAV files. Android has no built in support for WAV files. You can use this app to open the attachments and listen to CSU voicemail messages from your Android. It can also play other types of audio files including .mp3, .mp4, .m4a and more.
This app can be used by those with and without CSU paid plans. It enables you to keep an eye on your usage each month.
|View and annotate PDFs|
Access, manage and share a variety of PDF types including PDF Portfolios, password protected documents, fillable forms and Adobe LiveCycle rights managed PDF. You can sign, complete forms, annotate and comment.
DocuSign is the most widely used eSignature and Digital Transaction Management platform in the world. The app offers unlimited free signing as well as upgrade options.
Winner of the 2012 Tabby Awards for Best Productivity App and Best Collaboration App. iAnnotate PDF allows you to read, annotate, and highlight PDF documents, add drawings and handwritten notes, manage your files, and share them via email.
|Create and edit documents|
|Office Suite Pro|
OfficeSuite Pro allows you to view, create, edit, print and share Word, Excel and PowerPoint files on the go. You can also open attachments and see PDF files on an Android based phone or tablet with the feature-rich mobile office solution. Also supports ZIP. OfficeSuite Pro includes a File Browser and integration with Cloud service leaders: Box, DropBox, Google Drive, SkyDrive and SugarSync to give you a multitude of options on how to manage files and attachments.
to Go Main App
Documents to Go has two versions the main app which is free and only allows you to view and the full version which allows you to create and edit. Purchasing the full version key unlocks the additional functionality. The full version is an all-in-one application with support for viewing, creating and editing Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, PDF and other files and attachments. 100% of the original file formatting will be maintained. It also enables you to view and edit files from your Google Docs account.
Only presentation program for Android that lets you open, edit, and save all your PowerPoint files while preserving all formatting and content. It displays your presentations exactly like they look on your PC, even including sound, animations, and slide transitions.
Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.
PhatPad turns your Android into an advanced brainstorming tool. Draw, write and type your ideas then instantly share them via email, WiFi sync, Dropbox or presentation mode.
|Aldiko Book Reader|
The leading eBook application for the Android platform. Pre-installed in 20+ different Smartphones and Tablets. There is also a premium version available.
Differences between the Aldiko Book Reader Premium and the Aldiko Book Reader Free are: the Aldiko Book Reader Premium has highlights, notes and home widget features, gets faster update and does not contain advertisements.
Dropbox can be used to store files and is especially useful if you work cross-platform. Dropbox for Android gives you previews of your documents, photos, and media. You can open your documents in whatever app you have installed that supports that type of media.
NOTE: Dropbox is an external file storage service provided by a third party vendor. CSU is not responsible for any data you choose to store there nor liable for any loss of data stored with Dropbox.