Lifehacker Faceoff: OneNote vs. Evernote (updated 2016)
What are they?Digital notebook programs allow you to collect information from a variety of electronic sources, such as internet sites, journal articles, your email, and calendar. You can take notes, annotate pages, and search your content easily. Programs can be used on desktop and laptop computers, but there are also mobile-friendly versions that sync across all of your devices
Why use them?
If you are working with data that is covered by HIPAA or is otherwise sensitive, be careful about using programs that store their data in "the cloud". Make sure that your sensitive data is secure!