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10 Best Apps for the New School Year

10 Best Apps for the New School Year
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Noodle Staff February 8, 2019

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These apps will make the transition from summer living to student life easy as pie!


$2.99. This smart little app converts all manner of measurements, from computer bytes, to graphic design pixels, to geometric angles. Not to mention the basics like currency, weight and time.


Free. This app turns your phone or tablet into a reading device.


$2.99. iStudiez pretty much does everything but study for you. It helps you keep track of your schedule, homework and grades and also alerts you when something is coming due or it's time to head to class!


$0.99. This useful app could get you into trouble if you're not careful. It records lectures and allows you to take photographs of diagrams, or class materials. Photographs are automatically timestamped and sync up with your recording as well. It's a great way to make sure you don't miss anything in that lecture class, but make sure you don't use to snooze yourself!

PI83 Graphing Calculator

$0.99. Save yourself some money and turn your phone into a PI83 graphing calculator.

Documents to Go

$9.99. This app lets you edit, create and view Office and Excel files. You can also open pdf files and send and receive documents through email on your phone.

eTextbooks for the iPad

Free. This application lets you read and take notes from on your digital textbooks.

Free. This free app lets you get the definitions, synonyms and antonym of words. Audio features give you the prononciation of the word or allow you to look up words by saying them into your device.

Wikipedia Mobile

Free. The ever-expanding universe of information on Wikipedia is at your fingertips with this new app.

Do you have suggestions for an app that's not on this list? Let us know and we'll add it!

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