10/03/2014 09:23AM ● Published by Robert Frey
By Gail Suberbielle
This handy app lets students stay organized for class with tons of smart features, like multimedia notes that let students take notes by photo, video, audio or text. Students can set alarms to remind them of homework or upcoming classes, and they can create background audio recordings to capture important lecture information they might have missed in class. Of course, students can connect InClass to their Facebook accounts or use the StudyRoom feature to share notes and other information with classmates. Cost: Free, with in-app purchases.
With QuickGraph+, your iPhone and iPad can function as a high-quality graphic calculator. The app lets users enter and edit equations in both 2D and 3D, using all standard coordinate systems. It’s easy to use, with intuitive and user-friendly features like pinch to zoom, swipe to delete, and shake to reset. The app features an e-mail function, so it’s easy to share graphics and equations with classmates, and graphics can be saved to your phone’s photo roll as well. The app features support for coordinate systems like polar, cylindrical, Cartesian and spherical. Cost: $1.99.