Archive for the ‘apps’ Category

The best apps for your new Windows 10 PC

Posted: 13/01/2017 by broadyesl in apps, Uncategorized

Useful tools at http://www.theverge.com/2016/12/25/14070688/best-windows-10-apps-pc-2016

Great Education APP:

Posted: 09/01/2017 by broadyesl in apps, Uncategorized

Read  App of the Week: Tools for wireless making at http://www.eschoolnews.com/2017/01/09/app-week-tools-wireless-making/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec

Your wish is coming true:  http://mentalfloss.com/article/86576/imessage-stickers-correct-grammatical-errors-judgmental-red-pen

12 Awesome Edtech Apps

Posted: 25/08/2016 by broadyesl in apps, Uncategorized

Practical stuff to use right away:  http://www.edutopia.org/blog/12-awesome-edtech-apps-vicki-davis?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=cpc

Removing APPS from Your IPhone

Posted: 19/06/2016 by broadyesl in apps, iPhone, Uncategorized

Read at “Rejoice! You can finally remove default apps from the iPhone” at http://money.cnn.com/2016/06/13/technology/default-apple-apps/index.html?section=money_technology

http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2015/04/3-powerful-chrome-apps-for-creating-3d-models.html

  • Word Lens – translates signs
  • Soople – sits on top of google – search engine
  • Wordle – use it to assess documents like resumes, etc. to show which words or themes are used most frequently
  • Tagxedo – upload picture and words conform to picture
  • Twitter – class sites –  give to student to tweet out some of what is being discussed in class
  • Twijector – just show me this hashtag – so students can tweet and you can then just go to that hashtag and see what they are asking about
  • ‘What happens in an internet minute?’ – find the picture
  • Visualize.me – creates infographics
  • Visual.ly – creates infographics
  • Infogram– creates infographics
  • Supermemo – help you remember things
  • Headmagnet.com – creates flashcards, assesses your forget curve
  • Duolingo – language tool and social – forget curve
  • The Mixxer – language tool
  • GeoGuessr – shows picture from somewhere in the world and you guess where it is and it shows you how close you are..
  • Poll Everywhere
  • Edistorm – Crowd Sourcing – online strategizing – yellow sticky notes – vote on notes
  • Zite / Flipboard – develops your personal magazine
  • Pocket – offline viewing
  • Easybib – APP – citation generator – phone snaps pic of isbn and you get the reference
  • Starwalk
  • Spyglass
  • Wikitude
  • http://Researchnetwork.pearson.com/sot
  • Evernote Peek
  • Todoist – To Do List
  • Ifthisthenthat – ifttt.com – app
  • Look for research from Harvard related to synchronous communication in online classes
  • Trello – small group to project management
  • AllMyFaves.com
  • Go2Web20