Essential Apps

Evernote: Capture your ideas, things you like, things you hear, and things you see. Share notebooks.

VMware: Access virtual desktop, and be able to do more things on your iPad (e.g. use Outlook)

Google Drive: Access, edit, and share your Google documents. Great for group collaboration.

Dropbox: Access your Dropbox files and open documents in other native iPad apps.
 

Alternative Browsers

Chrome

Dolphin
 

Teaching and Learning Apps

StudyBlue: Create flashcards as an instructor, or have your students create study questions.

Doceri: Create screencasts. Only iPad

Whiteboard: Real-time collaborative whiteboarding over WiFi network

Total Recall: Brainstorm and mind maps

iMindMap: Brainstorm and mind map.

Mobile Learn $: Access RDC Blackboard courses.

Collaborate: Connect to a Collaborate classroom. Off-campus only. Apple only.

Bookshelf: Access Lippincott textbooks.

Socrative: Student response (like clickers); students can use any device, and do not require an account.

MyScript Calculator: Draw equations, in converts to text and calculates automatically.

SketchBook Pro $: Draw.

Canada Topo Maps: Find topo maps. Android only.

TED: Watch TED Talks.

EduPort: Watch videos from TED and other universities. Android only.
 

Productivity Apps

iAnnotate: Annotate PDFs.

iFixit: Repair manual for fixing gadgets.

CloudPrint: Print directly from Android device using Chrome.

Kingsoft Office: Productivity software. For Android.

Any.Do: Task manager. Android only.

Pages: Word processing. Apple only.
 

Presentation Apps

Keynote

Prezi

SlideShark
 

Social Media Apps

Pulse: Subscribe to news from different sources.

Skype: Video chat.

Twitter: Manage your Twitter account, read and write tweets.
 
 


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Updated August 21, 2018


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