Mobile Apps

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.