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6 Apps You'll Need to Survive College This Year

Jane Hudson
10.05.16
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A college student is a person who can easily eat soup with a fork or write a paper with a spoon. And no, it is not because students are so inventive – primarily, this because of a lack of sleep. In this short article, I'll detail some apps for students that can help you to organize your time and improve your studying.

#1: Pocket

What is it for?

This service allows you to save articles, videos, and other stuff to your "pocket," which means a special place on your gadget where you can look them through later. The advantage of this app compared to other apps for students that are listed here is that it is helpful not only for studying.

In which cases is it useful?

  1. In case you need to put off reading/watching some information. When you are just looking through random articles on the Web, you can run into anything worth your proper attention. However, if you don't have enough time at that moment, you can put it in your "pocket" and come back to this later.
  2. In case you are eager to remember specific information. Typically, it happens when you find interesting quotes or information that is difficult to memorize at once (statistics data or anything of this nature).

Best feature

Users have the ability to explore information they have in their "pockets" without an Internet connection.

What can you do with this app?

  1. Save interesting information.
  2. Recommend specific articles to your followers.
  3. Follow other people and look through content they recommend you.

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#2: Coursera

What is it for?

Among all helpful apps for college students that I already mentioned here, this one can really teach you. Coursera is an app that has gathered a lot of educational courses that you can watch via your gadget.

In which cases is it useful?

  1. In case you need to find more information that you heard in your professor's lectures. This app contains educational materials from different universities. So, it is not obligatory to study at Columbia University for example to hear some lectures from there.
  2. In case you would like to study a course that you haven't studied in your college or university. When you enter the specific department, you have a restricted list of courses you can study. If you would like to study extra curriculum courses, you can use this app.

Best feature

You get a certificate that proves that you finished the specific course. This can serve you well if you apply for a scholarship or for a job.

What can you do with this app?

  1. Choose interesting courses for yourself.apps for students - coursera
  2. Listen to lectures of professors from different universities distantly.app for essay writing
  3. Pay for courses that you are interested in if you need to get a certificate.

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#3: EssayShark

What is it for?

Roughly speaking, this is an app for essay writing. If you are seriously lacking time, you can ask someone from this service to help you to complete your assignment on time.

In which cases is it useful?

  1. In case you really can't cope with your task on time. Students that don't organize their schedule properly often find themselves in such a situation. If you understand that you won't meet the deadline without help, you can apply to this service.
  2. In case you have some problems with your assignment – for example, you can't find appropriate sources, or you are not sure that you've completed your assignment correctly.

Best feature

You can use this app anytime. The support team works quite fast. So if you understand that you need to complete some task when you are not at home, you can make the order via this app for essay writing.

What can you do with this app?

  1. Order diverse academic tasks.
  2. Ask for help with completed tasks (order editing/proofreading).app for essay writing
  3. Choose experts according to their ratings and experience.app for essay writing
  4. Chat with the expert that is helping you.

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#4: myHomework Student Planner

What is it for?

myHomework Student Planner is an application for writing your personal notes about the homework. With the help of this app, you won't forget about any of your tasks.

In which cases is it useful?

It will be helpful for you until you finish your studying. It's very difficult to keep tabs on all those items that you have to do and their deadlines. You can easily forget about any of them. This app is especially useful when teachers give homework that you need to hand in in a couple of weeks.

Best feature

You can receive data from Teachers.io (an app for teachers). That way, you'll be the first who knows new tasks and due dates, or any announcements from teachers.

What can you do with this app?

  1. Write down homework items with their specificities and mark as completed.app for writinguseful app for college students
  2. Receive tasks and announcements from teachers. myHomework Student Planner myHomework Student Planner_ apps for studentsmyHomework Student Planner
  3. Turn on personal reminders to avoid forgetting about specific assignments.


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#5: Rosetta Stone

What is it for?

This application is focused on learning languages. You can learn Spanish, French, Chinese and many other languages. With the help of this app, you can study language from the novice level.

In which cases is it useful?

  1. In case you need to study a foreign language more than just in class.
  2. In case you don't have the ability to hire a teacher to practice a foreign language.

Best feature

You can practice pronunciation. The app listens to you and defines whether your pronunciation is correct.

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What can you do with this app?

  1. Choose 1 of 24 foreign languages to study.helpful apps for college
  2. Expand your vocabulary, learn grammar, and practice pronunciation.rosetta stone_helpful apps for college
  3. Choose lessons with different topics according to your purposes.apps for students

Note: Unfortunately, you can't buy only specific lessons. Here, you are to purchase all lessons within one language.

#6 Memorado

What is it for?

Primarily, Memorado focuses on helping you to improve brain functions. However, it can also serve you as a game when you need to have a break from a monotonous activity.

In which cases is it useful?

  1. In case you would like to train your memory, speed of perception, and other brain functions.
  2. In case you are eager to take breaks from studying that are helpful for your brain and entertaining at the same time.

Best feature

They create an individual program according to your test work. That way, you work on brain functions that are essential for you.

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What can you do with this app?

  1. Choose 1 of 6 games according to your purposes for free. To unlock others you will need to pay.
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  2. Track your progress. You gain points and levels when you use this app systematically. helpful apps for college
  3. Do a workout that was created automatically by the app.
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