iPod, iPad, and Android Apps for College Students

iPod and iPad Apps & Android Apps: See the alphabetic Excel Spreadsheet Here, or Read descriptions Below:

**Please Note the Spreadsheet is Updated Often with More Apps.

  • Noteability:  Handwriting, note taking, audio recording, annotate PDFs, cloud sync your notes to Dropbox, and more.http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/notability-handwriting-note/id360593530?mt=8
  • PDF-Notes: Utilize pdf-notes to manage all the pdf files on your iPad. Fast display, quick page-turning even a thousand pages, useful finger-writing and email your notes to your friends.There are many pdf readers allow you to annotate; but do you know which app allows you can write any notes in a second? If you are using pdf-notes, you may experience very fast and intuitive finger-writing like: zoom-in and note by double-tap or; writing with one finger, page-turning with two fingers, pen-changing with three fingers. Easy importing PDF files through (DropBox, Email or Safari's) "Open In..." or iTunes. Categorized multiple bookshelves(booklists) with powerful search;Displaying pages as optimized size 1024x768 of iPad. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdf-notes-free-for-ipad-pdf/id391487223?mt=8
  • inClass: Organize your schedule. Share your notes. Ace your classes is a free app that has some features similar to iStudiez Pro. It is a good basic app for organizing your terms, courses and daily calendar but it also has the additional benefit of note-taking with the app. So, your notes are organized for you within your courses and your daily schedule. However, there are some important features within the note-taking option that allow it to stand out: when note-taking you have the option to record audio (even in the background), insert or take a picture as well as file-share. All useful options for students with LDs, as students can benefit from audio and visual enhancements to printed notes as well as the tight integration of reminders of due dates of tasks in courses. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/inclass/id374986430?mt=8
  • Speak It! Text-to-Speech; Copy emails, documents, web pages, PDF files, and more; paste them into Speak it!, and have the text spoken back to you with the highest quality text to speech engine available anywhere. You can even create the same quality audio files of the text to speech which can then be emailed to anyone you like!http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/speak-it-text-to-speech/id308629295?mt=8#
  • Note Everything: A note (notepad) application where you can create text-, voice- and paint-notes. Your notes can be organized in folders. You can create shortcuts on home, send notes, use live folders & much more! http://www.androidfreeware.net/download-note-everything.html
  • iTalk: A high quality recording app; choose your quality, name the file, and press the BIG red recording button. Record lectures to access at a later time.http://www.italksync.com/
  • Inkling: Digital college textbooks. A textbook case of innovation. Inkling brings the world’s best content to iPad with interactivity, social collaboration and simple ease-of-use. No more heavy, expensive textbooks to carry around campus. Inkling textbooks are more interactive, more flexible and cheaper. http://www.inkling.com
  • Graphing Calculator: Graphing Calculator turns your phone or iPod into an intuitive high-resolution function plotter and scientific calculator. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/graphing-calculator/id289940142?mt=8#
  • Fast Finga and WritePad will convert your written notes into typed text!
    Fast Finga:http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fastfinga-3/id444066277?mt=8
    WritePad:http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/writepad/id293033512?mt=8
  • Pages: It’s the most beautiful word processor ever designed for a mobile device. Using just your fingers, you’re a writer one minute and a designer the next. And the documents you create — newsletters, reports, brochures, and flyers — are way beyond words. http://www.apple.com/ipad/from-the-app-store/pages.html
  • iBooks: iBooks is an amazing way to download and read books. iBooks includes the iBookstore, where you can download the latest best-selling books or your favorite classics – day or night. Browse your library on a beautiful bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark or add notes to your favorite passages. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ibooks/id364709193?mt=8
  • Configuring accessibility features (including VoiceOver and Zoom) http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4064
  • myHomework: myHomework is a simple and easy to use iPhone application that allows you to keep track of your homework, classes, projects and tests while interacting with a really cool design. myHomework will also notify you when you have late and upcoming assignments by numbering them on your application icon. In the 2.0 version you can see your homework entries by using a day or calendar view. You can also transfer homework or class entries to friends and email homework reminders. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/myhomework/id303490844?mt=8
  • inClass: Organize your schedule. Share your notes. Ace your classes.is a free app that has some features similar to iStudiez Pro. It is a good basic app for organizing your terms, courses and daily calendar but it also has the additional benefit of note-taking with the app. So, your notes are organized for you within your courses and your daily schedule. However, there are some important features within the note-taking option that allow it to stand out: when note-taking you have the option to record audio (even in the background), insert or take a picture as well as file-share. All useful options for students with LDs, as students can benefit from audio and visual enhancements to printed notes as well as the tight integration of reminders of due dates of tasks in courses. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/inclass/id374986430?mt=8
  • Read 2 Me: Read 2 Me is the FIRST AND ONLY iPhone App that allows full speech synthesis for an entire library of texts. You can even import you own URL based *.txt files straight into your bookshelf to be read aloud!http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/read-2-me/id313752154?mt=8
  • PaperDesk: Record audio while taking notes. While playing audio, tap a word and PaperDesk will take you to the point in the recording when you typed that word! Task lists with notifications are also included in each notebook.http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/paperdesk/id367552067?mt=8#
  • iSpectrum: Color Blind Assistant: Colorblind? You are not alone! Nearly one in twelve men, and one in one hundred women are colorblind. But you're in luck: iSpectrum quickly and easily identifies any colour by name! http://www.appsafari.com/utilities/8118/ispectrum/
  • Dragon Dictation: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. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dragon-dictation/id341446764?mt=8
  • Dragon Search: Dragon Search is the Fast, Accurate and Smart way to search online content on your iPhone™ using your voice. Simply speak your search queries and get simultaneous results from a variety of top websites and content sources. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dragon-search/id341452950?mt=8#
  • soundAMP: Hearing Aid App, Amplify the world around you discreetly with iPhone and iPod touch. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/soundamp-r/id318126109?mt=8
  • PTSD Coach: The PTSD Coach app is a FREE app that can help you learn about and manage symptoms that commonly occur after trauma. Features include: Reliable information on PTSD and treatments that work,Tools for screening and tracking your symptoms,Convenient, easy-to-use skills to help you handle stress symptoms & Direct links to support and help Always with you when you need it.http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/pages/PTSDCoach.asp
  • D2u Dictation and Transcription: The “d2u app” combines a world-class voice recorder with the one of the world’s top Transcription Services to provide you with the best dictation and transcription solution available. Record, edit and upload a digital recording then have the file accurately and efficiently transcribed to text anywhere, at anytime. All you need is an Internet connection. It’s easy to use, yet safe and secure (128 bit encryption). We are fully data protected and HIPAA Compliant. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/d2u-transcriber-dictation/id341741314?mt=8#
  • Google Translate: Google Translate lets you instantly translate text between over 50 languages. It even has a text-to-speech feature! https://market.android.com/details?id=com.google.android.apps.translate&feature=search_result
  • Luminosity Brain Trainer: Improve brain health and performance. Brain training produces real world benefits; Enhance memory, attention and creativity. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/brain-trainer-by-lumosity-com/id338945375?mt=8
  • Visules: As a father of a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder, I have learned that communicating visually with my son is often the most effective way. As a professional application developer and avid iPhone user, I knew we needed to have "an app for that." The result is Visules, which communicates checklists and individual cues using text, images, and colors. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/visules/id322543961?mt=8#
  • Hidden Curriculum for Adolescents and Adults: On a daily basis, we are surrounded by unstated rules and customs that can make the world a confusing place for people with autism spectrum disorders. Learn how to deal with this ever-elusive “hidden curriculum” through real-life examples and suggestions by Judy Endow, an adult on the spectrum. Items cover topics such as social relationships, community, money matters, workplace, and many others. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hidden-curriculum-for-adolescents/id351227770?mt=8#
  • TextMinder: TextMinder allows you to schedule SMS text reminders to be sent to you at the times you specify, repeating as often as you choose. Remind yourself of your medication, diet, exercise or financial goals, shopping, errands, bills, household chores, and other todo tasks and tickler items. Never forget another homework assignment, class, meeting, television show, birthday or anniversary!http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/textminder-sms-text-reminders/id303749251?mt=8
  • PDF Reader Pro: PDF Reader Pro ran fast on an iPhone 3GS and never crashed. PDF files look perfect. I recommend it for the ease-of-use, file-upload system, and accurate rendering. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdf-reader-pro/id300298606?mt=8#
  • FormulasHD for Calculus:FormulusHD is the perfect study tool. It is a simple, easy to use, easy to navigate collection of the most important formulas and topics for high school and college students taking Calculus and Differential Equations.http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/formulus-hd-formulas-for-calculus/id376368582?mt=8
  • AppWriter US: AppWriter is the first text editor for the iPad to offer users of all ages with reading and writing disabilites the necessary tools for unlocking a world of information. AppWriter is packed with incredible assistive features. including word prediction, text-to-speech and the special Dyslexie-font. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/appwriter-us/id490076103?mt=8
  • inDAISY: Levelware InDaisy Reader is a multimedia talking DAISY book reader that allows users to enjoy different flavors of DAISY 2.02 and DAISY 3 books on their iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Currently, InDaisy Reader supports Daisy books from Bookshare, Celia, CNIB, HKSB, Huseby kompetansesenter, Internet Archive, JSRPD, NFB-NEWSLINE, NLB, PaTTAN, Read How You Want, RNZFB, TPB and Vision Australia.http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/indaisy/id377597460?mt=8
  • Verbally: Verbally is an easy-to-use, comprehensive Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) app for the iPad. Verbally brings speech to those without and enables real conversation with its simple, intuitive design. Just tap in what you want to say and Verbally speaks for you.http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/verbally/id418671377?mt=8