Notes from November 16, 2012 Meeting

Thanks to everyone for joining the group today.  Here are the notes:

Agenda:

  • Connect to the Smart Board and show 3 apps.
  • Group Troubleshooting
  • Follow-up

Apps (with links to App Store entry)-

Scribble Press- book authoring and sharing (Free)

Doceri- Screen casting and sharing (Free)

Notes Plus-Note taking ($7.99)

Penultimate-Note Taking ($.99)

Blackboard Mobile- mobile access to blackboard.uvm.edu ($1.99 a year or $4.99 for a lifetime)

KMLmapHD- GPS mapping with export feature for further use in Google Earth ($3.99)

WebDAV Navigator- Copying files from iOS device to Zoo Webspace, see tutorial in previous post (Free)

Atomic Web Browser Lite- Alternative to Safari web Browser (Free)

Atomic Web Browser Full…- Alternative to Safari, more fully featured than Lite version ($.99)

Tablet Scanner- Scan documents by taking a picture, with OCR functionality ($2.99)

Overdrive Media Console- Library eBooks and Audio Books (Free)  *EPUB format seems to work better in this app

Color Splash- convert photos to black while keeping other parts in color ($1.99)-

PDF Annotators- Good Reader ($4.99), iAnnotate ($9.99)- , PDF Notes (Free)- , Adobe Reader (Free)-, Evernote (Free)-, Zotero- http://www.zotero.org

Troubleshooting/Advice-

Tap on the black bar (with time, battery life, wifi, etc.) to go back to the top of the of the page.

Press and hold on a letter in the keyboard for more options

Four finger gestures- swipe to the side to move from app to app, swipe up for most used apps

Moving files off the device to UVM servers- Use WebDAV Navigator

Follow-up

Have the next meeting in 303 Bailey Howe (Center for Teaching and Learning) and alternate

lunch time meetings?  Stick with Friday.

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