‘iOS Apps’ Posts

Apps You Need for Fall Semester

Apps You Need for Fall Semester

In a smartphone obsessed world, it can be easy to forget that phones are good for something other than texting and tweeting. This semester, load your phone or tablet with apps that will help you survive your classes and give you a break when you need one. Planner App Any planner app will do, but ...

Why You Should: Use School Assistant

Why You Should: Use School Assistant

Students have one problem in common. No matter your level of education, regardless of your part-time or full-time status, that shared problem is the same. You need help keeping track of your daily agenda. The School Assistant app solves that problem. School Assistant offers a simple method for organizing your schedule. It comes bundled with ...

Has Pokémon Go Installed Hidden Malware on Your Phone?

Has Pokémon Go Installed Hidden Malware on Your Phone?

With the rapid rise of Pokémon Go, many players may be focused on finding, catching, and socializing—-unaware of what’s happening behind their screens: malware. This latest security issue follows recent concerns that the iOS version of Pokémon Go can grab user data through access to players’ Google accounts. Pokémon Go combines the classic 20-year-old franchise ...

App Review: Ellucian Go

App Review: Ellucian Go

Ellucian Go takes the concept of a connected campus community and puts it into your mobile devices. The app is free to download from the Apple iTunes Store and the Google Play Store. This app is useful for tracking your grades, scheduling events and keeping up to date with news around campus. Several other scheduling ...

Six Productivity Tools Better Than a Planner

Six Productivity Tools Better Than a Planner

Three exams, four essays, three group meetings, one final project, five classes and 30 hours spent crying. Welcome to the typical week of a college student. No matter what year you’re in, all college students have one problem in common – productivity. You quickly figure out that there are only so many hours in a ...

Why You Should: Use the Brave Browser

Why You Should: Use the Brave Browser

If you spend a lot of time on your mobile device researching school assignments, you should switch to the new, free Brave browser. Brave Software aims to stop online ads from invading your privacy and slowing down the Web. This mission is not the same as trying to blocking all ads. The growing use of ...

Tech Tips for College Health

Tech Tips for College Health

Surviving college has become nearly impossible without the use of technology. We often forget how lucky we are to not have to sift through card catalogs at the library to find information. Luckily, technology has made helpful improvements beyond the stacks of the library and into tracking our daily lives, so why shouldn’t we utilize ...

Online Study Tools: Group Studying

Online Study Tools: Group Studying

The internet is full of websites designed to meet your every need, from political gossip to cat memes. However, when it’s time to get down to business it can be difficult to find reliable tools to help you get the job done. This series presents a collection of websites that offer distinct, well-developed resources to ...

4 Free Apps to Help You Find and Save on Gas

4 Free Apps to Help You Find and Save on Gas

Gas is currently over $4 in many places. It could drop in price at some point, but as sure as the sun shines, that price will continue to climb. But you can help yourself spend less money at the pump so some of that can be repurposed toward other things, like cable/internet bills — and ...

ShopKick Rewards You for Shopping with Your Smartphone

ShopKick Rewards You for Shopping with Your Smartphone

As college students, we know how to stretch a dollar — whether it’s buying ramen for breakfast, lunch, and dinner or seeing how far past “E” our car can go — budgeting comes second nature to us. If you’re in need of some extra money, like we all are, then I have a great app ...

Free Today: Clear, a Simple To-Do List App for iPhone

Free Today: Clear, a Simple To-Do List App for iPhone

If you’re having trouble getting things done despite having a schedule and using popular to-do apps, you may need to get back to the basics. Clear is an iPhone app that brings simplicity back to your to-do list, for an easy-to-use, no-frills experience. It’s also free today only, courtesy of Starbucks. So if you’d like ...

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