Notable iPad Apps

Essential Apps: an App a day keeps the doldrums away!

Blackboard Mobile Blackboard Learn™, now mobilized on your mobile device!
Goodreader Opens a large number of file formats for viewing. Great for grading papers with a stylus or typed feedback. However, editing papers with the stylus requires that the paper be in the PDF format. This app has file managing, searchable text, notes, highlighting, and full integration with Dropbox. Many, many features.
Soonr Scribble Scribble gives you the ability to annotate by stylus or finger on over 35 types of files including MS Office Word (doc), PowerPoint (ppt), and Excel (xls) as well as PDF's. You can create arrows, freehand drawn shapes, and add highlights to documents to fully illustrate your annotations. Create a new blank Scribble for taking notes, capturing ideas, or drawing pictures. Even access your files from any location with Soonr's live sync technology, including your other computers and mobile devices.
FirstClass Your FirstClass content is now just a touch and a slide away! With FirstClass Mobile, iPhone®, iPod touch®, and iPad™ users can now take FirstClass with them on the road and have all of the power of FirstClass in the palm of their hands — delivering a true “anytime, anywhere” mobile collaboration experience.
Notability Handwriting is happiness! Discover the freedom to capture ideas, share insights, and present information in one perfect place on iPad. Notability powerfully integrates handwriting, PDF annotation, typing, recording, and organizing so you can take notes your way!
Sign 4 Me "Sign 4 Me – A Signed English Translator" is the ULTIMATE tool for learning sign language. The ONLY app that provides sign language instruction in 3D!  Our 3D character can be zoomed in or out and rotated to give you the best vantage point for every sign. YOU control the placement of the character – not us! No other product lets you do this! The library includes more than 11,500 words. Type in sentences, phrases, words and even the alphabet. Everything you enter will be saved in your History. Easily locate your entries by date or alphabetically. You can delete whatever you don’t want to keep. Use the controls to speed up or slow down the signing; turn on or off the looping feature; and send the character to his “home” or default position. Click here for demo video.
Kno Kno delivers an exquisite reading experience with over 70 cutting edge features that work seamlessly with your textbooks and PDFs.

Wireless Presentations: Go Mobile!

Air Sketch Turn your iPad into a wireless whiteboard! Annotate PDF documents and images live.
Splashtop HD This is the ONLY remote desktop app that streams video and audio from your PC or Mac, allowing you to interact with your PowerPoint, Keynote, Word, Excel, Outlook, Quicken, IE, Firefox, Safari, World of Warcraft, and other PC / MAC applications!

Windows Friendly: PowerPoint Plays Here

Remote Desktop Remote Desktop promises you the power to manipulate your PC from anywhere and at anytime. With this application, you can easily visit and control your PC in a distance. The app allows you to view your files and data.
OnLive OnLive® Desktop is a service that provides a seamless, no-compromise, instant-response cloud-based PC desktop, wherever and whenever you want it. OnLive brings to your iPad a high-performance PC experience, regardless of the content, even when interacting with fast-action media.
CloudOn For the first time you can get Microsoft Office® on your iPad. Seriously. CloudOn lets you use your iPad to create, view, and edit files directly in Microsoft Word®, Excel® & PowerPoint®. Works with DropBox.

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iPhoto 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.
Dropbox 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.
Pages A full powered word processing and publishing tool that is simple to use and visually stunning. Fully compatible with Pages on your Mac and Word Documents. Keep your documents synced in iCloud.
SoundNote SoundNote is the best way to take notes in meetings, lectures, and interviews. It tracks what you type and draw while recording audio, so you'll never worry about missing an important detail. During playback, just tap a word: SoundNote will jump right to the proper time in the audio.

“Appy Hour” Take-Away App

ScreenChomp Share a great idea... Explain a tricky concept... Help kids with their homework...ScreenChomp for iPad helps you do it all. A simple doodling board, markers, and one-click sharing tools make spreading your ideas and know-how easy and fun!  Just - Record It. Sketch It. Share It. - to create a sharable, replay-able video that tells your story clearly.
Replay Note ReplayNote is an app that records your writing and voice, then converts it to YouTube video. (screencast) You can create a video and share it just by clicking a few buttons. It is quite easy to create educational videos using ReplayNote. Or you can record meetings, or you can ask questions or explain something which cannot be easily expressed with text. The interface is very intuitive, so just try a few minutes to get used to ReplayNote.

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