Screenshots: Have a stress-free vacation with the help of these five apps


It’s that time of year. Time to pack up and leave behind the rigors of your job (as much as you possibly can). Time to head for sunny beaches, tree-thick forests, or wherever it is you go to “get away from IT all.” Of course, vacations can also bring their own stress—maybe not as much running a network or administering crucial systems, but stress nonetheless.

Luckily, plenty of apps are available to ease vacation stress so that you can enjoy your time away. Here are five good choices to consider putting on your list of “vacapps.”

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By Jack Wallen

Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic, The New Stack, and Linux New Media. He's covered a variety of topics for over twenty years and is an avid promoter of open source. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website jackwallen....