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Ommwriter-Your private writing-room.

Ommwriter-Your private writing-room.
OmmWriter is a staple for those who want to take the distraction out of writing, and its app is particularly good for cutting away the clutter of word-processing programs on the iPad and the Mac. Staying focused and resisting distractions is a key to being successful in school. (...) tools like Dropbox and OmmWriter make studying a snap. OmmWriter [for iPad] is supposed to be simple and beautiful, and judged on those criteria, it's a winner. In this app, I'm inclined to keep at my writing tasks for longer periods of time, I'm less antsy, and I feel more creative than I do with more conventional apps. (...) I find myself less distracted by thoughts outside of the work at hand. Cult Readers Pick Chrome and OmmWriter As Best New Applications of 2009.

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