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7 cool apps for real estate agents

Change the way you post videos, digitize contacts and location-share

A popular pastime among smartphone and tablet users is to share the apps they love. Perhaps you will find some of your favorites in the list below or fall in love with an app you haven't seen before that's a good fit for your business. Most smartphone and tablet users have quite a few apps on their devices, but use only a handful. Here are seven cool apps that can help your business: 1. Camera Plus (Android, iPhone, iPad) At 99 cents, this app makes your photos look as if they were shot by a pro. It goes way beyond what programs like iPhoto provide. Camera Plus is amazingly simple to use. You can create dozens of special effects such as putting a blue or yellow filter on the photo, creating custom borders, watermarking the photo itself, or adding comments, all with just a tap of your finger. With more than 7 million apps sold, Camera Plus was named one of the top 50 apps for 2011 by Time magazine, as well as being voted the best photography app by the "Best App Eve...