Thank you for visiting our Gear Up table! We’ve gathered up some iPad Apps that you might find helpful to your productivity and research needs. Follow the links to the App store.
Notetaking & Organizing Your Ideas/Tasks:
- Dragon Dictation
An easy to use voice recognition application.
- Nebulous Notes
Fancy text editor, note-taking tool and syncs with many other tools!
The most natural digital handwriting experience on iPad, Penultimate gives you the convenience and feel of the writing on paper with the added power of Evernote.
Powerful tool that will transform how you work: sketch ideas, annotate documents, sign contracts, complete worksheets, keep a journal, jot travel notes, teach a class, make a presentation, and much more!
Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders — and makes all these notes completely searchable!
MindNode makes mind mapping easy. Mind maps are a visual representation of your ideas, starting with a central thought and growing from there.
Reading & Annotating:
Mendeley is your personal research library. Carry thousands of PDFs in your pocket. Read and annotate them on the go, search your entire library, and easily sync everything!
Use iAnnotate to read, mark up, and share PDF, DOC, PPT and image files!
A robust PDF reader, “Swiss Army knife of awesome!” You can read virtually anything, anywhere: books, movies, maps, pictures, Microsoft files, and more. Integrates with Dropbox. Annotate with text boxes, arrows, lines, sticky notes, and freehand drawing.
Your all-purpose digital library on iPad – bookmarks, archives, annotate the web, notes, images and screenshots. Collect everything, find fast, share easily, and access anywhere.
Connecting to Others:
Connecting to Your Resources
Statistics & Visualization:
- SAS Mobile BI
SAS Mobile BI enables you to access and interact with reports and report elements such as graphs, table, KPIs, and data grids. Easy-to-use multi-touch gestures let you move through application, filter and drill into data.
- R Instructor
R is a free statistical, graphing, and data manipulation software. R Instructor allowed you to run RStudio through a web server from your iPad. R Instructor will teach you how to use R, how to make and modify plots, and run statistical tests.
Record an annotation on your screen as you doodle, mark-up, narrate and then share easily!
- Explain Everything
An easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.
Grab the webcam recording software from http://capture.dartmouth.edu, log in with your Net ID and password and go to Download Recorders > Fuse.
Create and present beautiful presentations from stunning templates in this ‘zoom’ style software.
- QuickOffice (by Google)
This free app from Google lets you create and edit Microsoft Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations and can be saved in your Google Drive account.