Social Media & Apps: Meeting your students where they are
Social Media & ApplicationsMeeting your students where they areRebecca KnappBusiness Science & Economicand Workforce Development
Mobile Social Media Stats• Americans spend ~2.7 hours a day socializing on their mobile devices• 92% of mobile Internet is to socialize (compared to 79% on desktops)• People use their mobile phones 49% of the time for social networking• Over 1/3 of Facebook’s 600 million+ user base uses Facebook Mobile• 50% of Twitter’s 165 million users use Twitter Mobile• 200 Million+ YouTube views per day on a mobile device• 30% of smartphone users access social networks via mobile browser• Women ages 35-54 are the most active group in mobile socialization
Productivity Apps• ▫ Cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides.
Productivity Apps• Dunno ▫ Create a note and let Dunno do the research. ▫ Youll get web pages, blogs, Wikipedia, images, news, videos, tweets, songs, podcasts and more. ▫ Notes and research are instantly saved and shared across your Apple devices.
Productivity Apps• ▫ Makes productivity as easy as writing a tweet. ▫ Cross between note-taking and to do listing that helps you forget less, do more and feel in control. ▫ Just add # in front of any word to create a category on the fly. ▫ Put @ in front of a username to send it to that person.
Productivity Apps• Checkmark ▫ Checkmark is an iOS app that lets you set alerts based on location and time.
Productivity Apps• ▫ Lets you post your long-term goals, and then strike them off and distribute them across social networks as you surpass them.
Productivity Apps• Transcribe ▫ Audio-transcription Web app for Chrome, one that works entirely offline ▫ Not restricted by a dependence on connectivity.
Productivity Apps• Paper by Fifty Three ▫ If youre looking to turn your iPad into a blank slate that you can easily, beautifully fill with anything from a sketch to a flow-chart, a list to an diagram, get Paper and get creating.
Productivity Apps• EverNote ▫ Lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders – and makes these notes completely searchable.
Productivity Apps• Google Goggles ▫ Search by taking a picture: point your mobile phone camera at a painting, a famous landmark, a barcode or QR code, a product, a storefront, or a popular image.
Productivity Apps• CamScanner ▫ CamScanner turns your phone into a scanner and a fax machine. ▫ Auto-crops image, enhances image quality and creates a PDF file ▫ Shares PDFs via email, fax or printed via Internet, uploaded to cloud, and managed by tagging or searching.
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