Apps for Academia

Apps for Academia

Summary: Not just for students, but anyone in academia should consider these resources.


 |  Image 5 of 11

  • Thumbnail 1
  • Thumbnail 2
  • Thumbnail 3
  • Thumbnail 4
  • Thumbnail 5
  • Thumbnail 6
  • Thumbnail 7
  • Thumbnail 8
  • Thumbnail 9
  • Thumbnail 10
  • Thumbnail 11
  • Name: Dropbox

    Maker: Dropbox Inc.

    Compatibility: iPhone, iPod touch, iPad/ Android

     The free service allows you to store photographs, documents and video, and then share them quickly and easily. It’s an incredibly useful app for moving files between computers or keeping a backup copy of them in the cloud.

    The Android app has recently received a complete overhaul, with 2.0's release including extensive new features and redesign. The new updates include bulk uploading, Ice cream sandwich support and single-tap action access.

    Source: App store

  • Name: iFlashcards

    Maker: David Skelly

    Compatibility: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

    Flashcards, especially when exam season rears its ugly head, can be valuable tools for revision (..or learning) purposes. Instead of using paper and sticking card upon card all over your apartment doors, fridge and cupboards, why not create and take them with you on the go?

    Source: App store

  • Name: Inclass

    Maker: OneZeroWare

    Compatibility: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

    This highly-rated organizational application allows a user to organize their schedules, take notes and color-code anything important.

    Recently made advertisement free, notes can also be taken in photo, audio or video formats -- to be saved and viewed at a later date.

    Source: App store

Topic: Apps

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Related Stories


Log in or register to start the discussion