Friday, 22 June 2012

iPad Apps for Education - Education Anywhere Any Time

Organisational Apps
Business Apps
English Apps
Maths Apps
Science Apps
MFL Apps
General Apps

Organisational Apps:Page Top Button

Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages. In fact, it’s up to five (5) times faster than typing on the keyboard.
DROPBOX (free):
Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. After you install Dropbox on your computer, any file you save to your Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers, your iPhone and iPad and even the Dropbox website! With the Dropbox app, you can take everything that matters to you on the go.

ARTICLES ($4.99):
Articles lets you easily read and discover Wikipedia Articles on your iPad.
Just enter a search term and let Articles find the Wikipedia entry you are looking for. Use the integrated maps feature to learn about interesting places and historic events around your current location, or anywhere else in the world. Or simply shake your device and let Articles find an entry for you.
THINGS ($19.99):
Things is a beautifully focused and amazingly intuitive task manager. Other todo applications either oversimplify or are too difficult to use. Things instead offers the perfect balance between ease of use and powerful features.
Effortlessly manage to-dos, notes, due dates, and projects. A smart today list and the scheduling feature allow you to work as effectively as possible - every day.

PDF EXPERT ($9.99):
PDF Expert lets you read and annotate PDF documents, highlight text, make notes and save these changes being compatible with Preview and Adobe Acrobat. Moreover, PDF Expert is the only iPad application that can fill PDF forms!
Looking to access your Microsoft Office ® files at any time? All you need is your favorite iOS device and Documents To Go in order to be constantly connected!

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iCARD (free):
This program will help to design and print a professional business card. iCard Maker uses templates which you can prepare on your own, or you can use ready models , templates of business cards accessible in it. iCard Maker is very easy to use business cards maker software.
2SCREENS ($4.99):2Screens - Presentation Expert is a feature rich document manager and viewer, complete with integrated web browser and whiteboard. It works seamlessly with TV-out, AirPlay, cloud storage, whiteboard and far more.

CASH FLOW HD (free):
Top 1 iPad overall (US) finance app developer offers: Cash Flow HD. Track Expenses and Income by Categories, control your spending with CashFlow monthly report.
Studywiz Mobile eLocker® gives you access to your Studywiz eLocker content anytime, anywhere on your iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. With Studywiz Mobile eLocker you can view your documents, images and movies directly within the app and send supported files to third party apps for viewing and editing. You can then send a new version back to your Mobile eLocker and save it back in Studywiz.

English Apps:Page Top Button

English Idioms Illustrated will be enjoyed by English students, teachers and enthusiasts alike. The origin and meaning of each idiom is masterfully illustrated by Professor Potts. Download now to see for yourself!
GRAMMAR UP ($4.99):
Grammar Up is a multiple choice quiz system for English which provides over 1800 questions across 20 grammar categories. It was designed to replicate questions with a business focus commonly found in the popular TOEIC (TM) English proficiency test.

IQuote is one of AppStores bestselling educational App for your iDevice - with over 10.000 interesting famous quotes!
The Wisdom of the Wise and the Experience of the Ages may be preserved by quotations. (Benjamin Disraeli)

Maths Apps:Page Top Button

MATH TERMS (free):
MathTerms is an illustrated glossary of mathematics terms in English and Spanish. The app includes almost 1,000 entries for middle- and high-school mathematical concepts. Millions of students have had access to this glossary, and its colorful, annotated illustrations, for over the past five years.
Elevated Math provides initial instruction or intervention on math topics that cover place value, estimation, large digit addition all the way through Algebra I (two years of math instruction!).

MATH EVOLVE ($0.99):
This revolutionary app provides a fun and engaging way to practice math facts, number sense, and mental math skills. Math Evolve is for ages 6 and up, but is challenging and fun even for adults.
Math Grap Pro for iPad is simply the best Graphing Application on the App Store. This easy to use sketching app can graph functions and numerically solve standard algebraic equation as well as differential equations.

Geometry, the study of space and spatial relationships, is an important and essential branch of the mathematics curriculum at all grade levels. The ability to apply geometric concepts is a life skill used in many occupations. The study of geometry provides the student with a vehicle for enhancing logical reasoning and deductive thinking for modeling abstract problems and for helping us expand both mentally and mathematically.

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SCIENCE360 FOR iPAD (free):
The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from NSF-funded institutions. Content is either produced by NSF or gathered from scientists, colleges and universities, and NSF science and engineering centers.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, edited by James Trefil, Joseph F. Kett, and E. D. Hirsch, published by Houghton Mifflin Company, "Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology," "Physical Sciences and Mathematics," "Earth Sciences," "Life Sciences". Scientific terms and concepts from The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, which contains definitive and comprehensive information on all the fields of essential human knowledge from ancient to cutting-edge.

This app will help you to show conditions and treatments to patients, you can tap and drag to easily images to show periodontal disease, cracks, how to brush your teeth, numerous other conditions...
EKG TRAINER ($0.99):
EKG Trainer allows you and, optionally, a friend to learn changing EKG rhythm strips in real time. Real EKG tracings from actual patients have been used to create life-like simulations. The full 12-lead EKG is provided along with the animated rhythm strip for further study. Connect two iOS devices via Bluetooth and use one as a remote control (portrait mode) and the other as an EKG monitor simulator (landscape mode). Great for medical students, nursing students, PAs, paramedic trainees - anyone who needs practice with ACLS-type simulation.

The iReflexometer is a scientific tool used to measure people's sensorimotor alertness and abilities. The wide range of potential applications for this tool includes:

* Accurate and quantitative diagnosis of diseases that affect the nervous system
* Effective screening for intoxication
* Determination of certain people's fitness to perform their job, e.g. pilots, heavy truck drivers, etc.
* Alertness testing for military operations
The Focus Animated Quick Reference series provides an organized reference source full of information and facts that describe various diseases and disorders that affect the human body.

Instant, reliable information and images on 85+ infections and other conditions seen in childhood. This app, from the pediatricians of and the Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, gives parents the answers they need – starting with: "Is It Contagious?"
Action on Hearing Loss's Hearing Check is a quick, simple and completely confidential way to check your hearing, without the trek to the doctor's waiting room. Check your ears today!
The Hearing Check is designed to be the best method of checking for sensorineural hearing loss (due to age or noise exposure for instance) without seeing a medical professional.

'Gray's Anatomy', the renowned classic anatomical book by Henry Gray was first published in 1858 and is considered by many to be one of the most iconic and significant medical books of all time. Gray's Anatomy is now available on the iPad using the highest resolution images possible. (This version of Gray's Anatomy has been enhanced and specifically built for the iPad.)
KTYPE ($149.99):
KType is an assistive communication app for individuals who cannot verbally communicate with ease or speed. KType is built to assist users who find it difficult to control or see keyboard, mouse, or LCD.
The KType app accepts user input via the touchscreen or bluetooth keyboard, speaks in realistic male and female voices, and instantly guesses what the user is trying to type, minimizing the need to spell out each word. It can be easily configured to assist individuals with muscle spasms, motor tics, and partial paralysis, as well as those who have trouble reading, writing, and spelling.

Technology Apps:Page Top Button

PHONE DRIVE ($0.99):
Phone Drive allows you to store, view and manage files on your iPhone or iPad. You can connect to Phone Drive from any Mac or PC over the Wi-Fi network and transfer files by drag & drop files straight from the Finder or Windows Explorer.

Phone Drive features document viewer, PDF reader, music player, image viewer, voice recorder, text editor, file manager and support most of the file operations: like delete, move, copy, email, share, zip, unzip and more.
TECH TV (free):
Switch on to the latest world technology news with Tech TV, a unique video app that's updated daily with the hottest news videos, product launches, industry reports and on-location technology event coverage.

Capturing and sharing your inner most creative genius has never been easier. Introducing the first multi-device collaboration tool from Universal Mind. From iPhone to iPad with just a flick of the finger, iBrainstorm has set the bar and has redefined the very nature of collaboration.
Capture and share your sounds on-the-go with the official SoundCloud app for iPhone and iPad.
Record a voice, moment or original music in seconds and share it privately or publicly on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Foursquare. Easily access, browse and listen to the sounds people share with you, wherever you are.The latest app is more social then ever, making it even easier to explore, like and comment on sounds right from your mobile. Share your sounds with the new SoundCloud iPhone and iPad app

MFL Apps:Page Top Button

Translate words and phrases between more than 50 languages using Google Translate for iOS. For most languages, you can speak your phrases and hear the corresponding translations
You are about to experience the evolution of language learning! Never before has learning to speak Japanese been so fun, fast or easy. You'll be speaking Japanese within just minutes of the very first lesson, and our interactive language experience will keep you engaged and locked in! The progress you make with "Absolute Beginner Japanese for iPad" will utterly shock and amaze your friends, family, colleagues, and teachers.

The Univision App extends the power of Univision’s unparalleled news, entertainment and sports coverage to mobile users. It brings the best Univision Spanish-language content in one place, with articles, photos and video clips of the latest immigration news, Univision talent and other Latin celebrity gossip, and the latest updates from favorite Hispanic sports including soccer, boxing and NBA. The app allows users to follow their favorite stories and get personalized and local updates - engaging them with the content that matters to them most, wherever they go.
If you are taking the TOEFL (The Test of English as a Foreign Language) examination or just interested in what it entails, this quiz app will help you. 100 TOEFL questions (and answers) are included here. The questions covers the following topics: Written Express.

General Apps:Page Top Button

The ELEMENTS ($13.99):If you think you've seen the periodic table, think again. The Elements: A Visual Exploration lets you experience the beauty and fascination of the building blocks of our universe in a way you've never seen before. And as the first really new ebook developed from the ground up for iPad, The Elements beautifully shows off the capabilities of this lovely device.
KINDLE (free):
The Kindle app is optimized for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, giving users the ability to read Kindle books, newspapers, magazines and PDFs on a beautiful, easy-to-use interface. You’ll have access to over 900,000* books in the Kindle Store. Amazon Whispersync automatically syncs your last page read, bookmarks, notes, and highlights across devices (including Kindle), so you can pick up your book where you left off on another device.

Get closer than ever before to an exquisite collection of the most valuable and highly coveted gems, gemstones, and jewels that have captivated human beings for millennia. Learn about the rocks, minerals, and organic materials that are transformed by the jeweller's art into things of great beauty.
KEYNOTE ($9.99):
Keynote is the most powerful presentation app ever designed for a mobile device. Built from the ground up for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, it makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and transitions — as simple as touching and tapping. Highlight your data with stunning 3D bar, line, area, and pie charts, animated with new 3D chart builds such as Crane, Grow, Radial, and Rotate.

iPHOTO ($4.99):
iPhoto is a universal app that runs on iPad 2 or later and iPhone 4 or later.
With iPhoto for iOS, Apple brings Multi-Touch to photography in a breakthrough way. Browse, edit and share your photos from your iPad or iPhone like never before — all the powerful tools you need are at your fingertips. And with iCloud, you can share your experiences as stunning photo journals.
Audio Memos is a professionally made audio recorder. It has an amazingly intuitive interface, which is easy to use and full of powerful features. Use it in interviews, lectures, music session, briefings, ... and simplify your recording tasks.

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