Using Your iPad for Productivity
Reading on the iPad
Resources



HCESC Tech Webpage Resources for support
Overdrive (Free) - allows the user access tothe digital library books (limited access to copies)
Evaluating Apps - Using a Rubric - tool for critiquing apps for future use or purchase



Dropbox (Free) Cloud storage for your files
iBooks (Free) eBook tool for books downloaded fromiTunes or other ePub sources
Appitic Collection of apps vetted by educators



Evernote (Freemium) - syncs across multiple devices and allowsthe user to add audio notes, photos,or camera shots
Kindle for iPad (Free) Access to Amazon books on the iPad
iPad Livebinder Collection of websites and resources compiled in one location



Skitch (Free) - allows the user to annotate
photos, screenshots, maps and webpages
Nook for the iPad (Free) Access to Barnes and Noble's collection
Tools for demonstration



AudioNote ($4.99)
record audio and take notes at the same time
Flipboard (Free) Magazine type reader
LogMeIn (Free) control your computer with your iPad



Dragon Dictation (Free) - the user can record
60 second intervals and can continue to record
many intervals for longer recordings
Zite (Free) Magazine of selected topics; items appear based on your input
Popplet Lite(Free) - mind mapping



Skype (Free)
Reeder ($4.99) - RSS news aggregator; uses Google Reader
Prezi Viewer (Free) Allows you to show or view Prezis, but you can only edit text on your iPad (can't create)



iAnnotate ($9.99) Read, mark up, and highlight pdf files with thumbnails of multiple page documents

GoodReader ($4.99) Read, mark up, and highlight pdf files - many file types accepted
Instapaper ($3.99 for the app and additional charges for the subscription - $2.99 for 3 months, $5.99 for 6 months,
and $11.99 for 1 year) Your subscription applies to your
computer as well as your mobile devices.
Keynote ($9.99) Apple presentation tool - best for creating ON the iPad



QuickOffice ($19.99) Office editing suite for iPad - word processing, spreadsheet, presentations (does not require anInternet connection


Reflection ($14.99) - software on your computer "reflects" iPad wirelessly



CloudOn (Free) Integration with Dropbox and Google Drive, but
requires an Internet connection





Onlive Desktop (Free) Office apps online - requires an Internet connection, and files are saved to the Onlive cloud








Walkthrough using Google Forms
Evaluation