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Must-Have Apps: iPhone/iPad

Apps to get you through the school year. [Free] or [$] indicate whether there's a cost to download them or not.

Teachers and students stay connected 24/7 to their learning management system. An ideal tool for organization in today’s education environment.

MemoZy is a convenient memo pad application compatible with iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. Menus include cloud feature, data backup/restoration and data exportation via e-mail. DesignPlusD Inc. | Design your thoughts.

[Free] Google Play Books, itunes.apple.com/... In addition to all the normal ebooks, you can rent textbooks for up to 180 days and access them through Google Play apps across devices.

[Free] iBabylon, itunes.apple.com/... You can translate words, paragraphs, and entire documents, while also receiving dictionary and Wikipedia results. Also has text-to-speech feature and grammar checking.

[Free] Study Blue, itunes.apple.com/... - Find, Make and Study flashcards on your phone or tablet.

[Free] OverDrive Media Console, itunes.apple.com/... Check out ebooks from your public library and download them straight to your device.

[Free] Find My iPhone at itunes.apple.com/... See where your devices are, remotely make them play a sound to help you find them, or remotely lock or wipe your lost or stolen device.

[Free] QR Code Reader and Scanner at itunes.apple.com/... Scans both QR codes and barcodes for quick information retrieval and webpage access.

[Free] Free Graphing Calculator at itunes.apple.com/... Scientific calculator, graphing abilities, unit conversion, pre-programmed constants, and formula library.

[Free] Quick Graph: Your Scientific Graphing Calculator at itunes.apple.com/... 2D and 3D equation plotting, ability to copy and save equations and graph images.

[Free] Mint.com Personal Finance at itunes.apple.com/... Track your income and expenses.

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[Free] Evernote at itunes.apple.com/... Organize notes, screenshots, articles found online-- everything!-- and get access to it from anywhere.

[Free] EBSCOhost at itunes.apple.com/... Scholarly research on the go! For instructions on how to get yourself authorized in the app, see: www.lonestar.edu/...

[Free] Wikipedia Mobile at itunes.apple.com/... For all your quick article look-ups!

[Free] Bluefire Reader at itunes.apple.com/... Use this app to read ebooks you've checked out from the EBSCO ebook collection. (You'll also need a free Adobe account and Adobe Digital Editions on your computer.)

[Free] CamScanner at itunes.apple.com/... Take a photo of a document and turn it into a PDF. Features include auto-cropping, notes & annotations, and text recognition for easy searching.

[Free] 30/30 at itunes.apple.com/... Time management app lets you schedule & time tasks.

[Free] STUDYBLUE at itunes.apple.com/... Download or create flashcards to review before exams, including audio, images, and equations. Supports flashcard-sharing and question-asking with your classmates who also use the app.

[$] Snap2PDF at itunes.apple.com/... Use your phone's camera to digitize paper documents as PDFs with multiple pages per file. A [Free] alternative is CamScanner.

[Free] Dropbox at itunes.apple.com/... Create a free account and start saving files to the cloud to access anywhere.

[$] iStudiez Pro at itunes.apple.com/... Add in your class schedule, assignments and due dates, set a homework study schedule and even keep a contacts list of professors or your social network. Enter your grades as you receive them to stay on top of your course grade and GPA.

[$] SafeTrek at itunes.apple.com/... By holding down the SafeTrek safe button, a user is able to passively connect to police. If nothing unexpected happens, a user simply inputs their unique 4-digit pin to cancel an alert from being sent (to police). If a situation takes a turn for the worse, a user simply releases the safe button without typing in their pin number and is connected to police.


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