Apps for College Students

 

Click HERE for a complete listing of all the Apps below in Word format

 

Any.Do - Add tasks by voice and organize them using simple gestures for Android.

http://lifehacker.com/5858711/anydo-is-a-crazy-intuitive-gesture+based-t...

 

AppWriter US - AppWriter has many assistive features including word prediction, text-to-speech and the special Dyslexie-font.              

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/appwriter-us/id490076103?mt=8

 

Audio Note - Recording notes with audio and a notepad all in one.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/audionote-notepad-voice-recorder/id369820...

 

Barcode Scanner - Scan BarCodes and look up prices for Android

https://market.android.com/details?id=com.google.zxing.client.android&fe...


Brevity - The UltraFast Text Editor & Word Prediction.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/brevity-ultrafast-text-editor/id424431516...

 

D2u Dictation and TranscriptionBest dictation and transcription available!

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/d2u-transcriber-dictation/id341741314?mt=8#

 

Dragon Dictation - Easy to use voice recognition software.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dragon-dictation/id341446764?mt=8

 

Dragon Search - Search online only using your voice.

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/dragon-search/id341452950?mt=8

 

Evernote - Stay Organized - Take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders, Searchable.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/evernote/id281796108?mt=8

 

Fast Finga - Converts hand written notes into text.  

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fastfinga-3/id444066277?mt=8

 

Formulas HD for Calculus - A simple, easy to use, easy to navigate collection of the most important formulas and topics for college students.            

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/formulus-hd-formulas-for-calculus/id37636...

 

GoodReader - Super robust PDF reader for iPad.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/goodreader-for-ipad/id363448914?mt=8#

 

Google Translate - Translate 50 different languages!

https://market.android.com/details?id=com.google.android.apps.translate&...

 

Graphing Calculator - Turns iPhone into a graphing calculator.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/graphing-calculator/id289940142?mt=8#

 

iAnnotate - Read, annotate, and share PDFs. Improve your productivity and organization.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/iannotate-pdf/id363998953?mt=8

 

iBooks - Great way to download books from the iBookstore.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ibooks/id364709193?mt=8

 

IdeaSketch - Draw a diagram - mind map, concept map, or flow chart - and convert it to a text outline.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/idea-sketch/id367246522?mt=8

 

inClass - Organize your schedule, courses, and semesters.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdf-notes-free-for-ipad-pdf/id391487223?mt=8

 

inDAISY - Allows users to enjoy different flavors of DAISY 2.02 and DAISY 3 books on their iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.    

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/indaisy/id377597460?mt=8

 

Inkling - Digital College Textbooks.          

http://www.inkling.com

 

iSpectrum - Colorblind Assistant.     

http://www.appsafari.com/utilities/8118/ispectrum/

 

iTalk - A high quality recording app-good for recording lectures.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/italk-recorder/id293673304?mt=8

 

iThoughts - Mind mapping tool for iPhone and iTouch.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ithoughts-mindmapping/id294144368?mt=8

 

Learning Ally - Daisy formatted audio books.

http://www.learningally.org/apple/

 

LookTel - Allows users with visual impairments or blindness to identify cans, packages, ID or credit cards, DVDs, and similar items.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/looktel-recognizer/id501088555?mt=8

 

Luminosity Brain Trainer - Improve brain health and performance.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lumosity-mobile/id577232024?mt=8

 

myHomework - Keep track of homework and projects with a really cool design.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/myhomework/id303490844?mt=8

 

Note Everything - A note (notepad) application where you can create text, voice, and paint-notes for Android.               

http://www.androidfreeware.net/download-note-everything.html

 

Noteability - Handwriting, note taking, audio recording, annotate PDFs, cloud sync your notes to Dropbox.    

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/notability-handwriting-note/id360593530?mt=8

 

Overdrive - On-the-go access to eBooks and audiobooks from your public, school, or college library.   

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/overdrive-media-console-library/id3668692...

 

Pages - Best word processor ever designed for a mobile device.                            

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pages/id361309726?mt=8

 

PaperDesk - While playing audio, tap a word and PaperDesk will take you to the point in the recording when you typed that word!  

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/paperdesk/id367552067?mt=8#

  

PDF Notes - Manager PDF files from your iPad. Finger writing  and emailing notes to friends.       

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdf-notes-free-for-ipad-pdf/id391487223?mt=8

 

PDF Reader Pro - Upload perfect PDF files!            

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdf-reader-pro-edition-for/id364502063?mt=8

 

Popplet - Brainstorming, mind mapping, collaborating.   

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/popplet/id374151636?mt=8

 

PTSD Coach - Tips on how to manage symptoms after trauma.    

http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/pages/PTSDCoach.asp

 

Quick Voice - Most popular iPhone/iPad recorder.     

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quickvoice-recorder/id284675296?mt=8

 

Read2Me - Full speech synthesis for a complete library of texts.      

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/read-2-me/id313752154?mt=8

 

Read2Go - Browse, search, download, and read books (and DAISY format) directly from Bookshare using your Bookshare membership.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/read2go/id425585903?mt=8

 

SoundAMP - Amplify the world around you discreetly on the iPhone.             

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/soundamp-r/id318126109?mt=8

 

Speak It! - Text to speech for emails and other documents.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/speak-it-text-to-speech/id308629295?mt=8#

 

SpellChecker - Multilingual Spellcheck as you type with Grammar errors highlighted.    

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/spellchecker-multilingual/id317198365?mt=8

 

Talking FlashCards - Use while driving, running, walking to capitalize on “down time”.       

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/talking-flashcards/id398866817?mt=8

 

TextGrabber - ABBYY's Mobile OCR! Just take a picture of the text, and you can immediately edit it or translate.             

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/textgrabber-+-translator/id438475005?mt=8

 

TextMinder - Schedule SMS text reminders to be sent to you at the times you specify, repeating as often as you choose.     

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/textminder-sms-text-reminders/id303749251...

 

Typ-o HD - Powerful word prediction engine for dyslexic and/or trouble with spelling.  

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/typ-o-hd-writing-is-for-everybody!/id372971659?mt=8

 

vBooks PDF Reader - vBookz PDF Voice Reader is an app that reads your PDF files aloud.       

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/vbookz-pdf-voice-reader-us/id497274026?ls...

 

Vision Assist App - Handheld electronic magnifier that utilizes your smartphone.  It is designed to help people with Low Vision.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/visionassist/id502356279?mt=8

 

Visules - Communicates checklists and individual cues using text, images, and colors.    

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/visules/id322543961?mt=8#

 

Vlingo Virtual Assistant - Free voice activation for Android Phones (Co. has partnered with Nuance).    

http://www.vlingo.com/

 

WritePad - Converts hand written notes into text.    

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/writepad/id293033512?mt=8

 

ZoomReader - Magnify and read printed text.     

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/zoomreader/id414117816?mt=8&ls=1#

 

 (Updated: 7/7/14 - RM)