Back-to-School – App Recommendations:
Students are using their cell phones more than ever to aid in their school studies and HTC smartphones offer access to a variety of useful applications that make it easy for students to stay productive and on-track with the information they need right at their fingertips. Below are ten of HTC’s favorite applications for students:
Apps for Students:
1. Pageonce – Money & Bills (Free): Pageonce lets you pay bills, organize and track your cash, credit cards, bills and investments all in one easy place. This application helps you to understand and keep track of your money so that you never miss a payment or overdraw your account.
2. Grades: Student Organizer ($0.99): Keep track of your classes, school assignments, homework and exams with ease. You can even watch your attendance, manage your time, keep a record of your test scores and monitor your GPA. A multiple-view calendar also shows your daily schedule, weekly plans, attendance tracking, a general schedule and includes Google Calendar integration with handy reminders and computer data import options.
3. Astrid Task/To-Do List (Free): With Astrid you can set priorities, deadlines, add descriptions, tag and add notes to items. The organization is taken one step further by giving you the ability to separate your work, social and college life tasks. You can also search by title, date, importance and more.
4. Evernote (Free): Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders and more. Notes are searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on-the-go.
5. Math Formulary (Free): Math Formulary covers all mathematical formulas that are usually used in high school and college. Topics include: Basic Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry and more.
6. Document Scanner ($3.98): Scan documents and convert to PDF to easily e-mail and upload to GDocs/Dropbox/Evernote – share and store notes and documents from class.
7. Recordoid Dictaphone Lite (Free): With Recordoid Dictaphone you can easily record audio/voice from a microphone and add notes, send via e-mail, save and view recording location on the map.
8. Wolfram Alpha ($3.99): Get instant expert knowledge and computation right on your phone to help answer any of your questions. From Physics and Statistics to Geography and History, Wolfram Alpha has the answers.
9. StudyDroid Flashcards 2.0-Pro ($1.99): Instead of carrying around hundreds of flashcards in your pocket, keep them all stored on your mobile device. StudyDroid lets you create flash cards online or on your phone and then sync them to access on both.
10. Grammar Guide ($1.00): Grammar Guide is an easy-to-use, quick reference guide with general rules and helpful hints for using grammar. Topics that are covered include a glossary of terms, punctuation, capitalization, misused words, misspelled words, when to use numbers and tips for proofreading.
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