Make Your Smartphone Smarter: Browse these Useful and Clever Apps

Have you used these apps for your Apple phone or tablet? You might find some useful tools in the list below. And keep in mind that the photo, video, and productivity apps listed below are all available through Pitt's Software Distribution Services at significant discounts.


Adobe ReaderAdobe Reader (free)

Adobe® Reader® is the free, trusted leader for reliably viewing and interacting with PDF documents across platforms and devices.

SignEasy SignEasy (free)

The simplest and most convenient way to sign and return documents securely using your iPhone and iPad.


Flipboard Flipboard (free)

Designed for iPad and iPhone, Flipboard is a personal news magazine filled with everything being shared across the Web, from breaking news to stories on world events, sports, travel and more.

CNN CNN (free)

Stay informed with the latest headlines and original stories from around the globe. Follow up-to-the-minute reporting with breaking news alerts and live video.

Reeder Reeder ($2.99)

Client for Google Reader and other news reader clients


Convertbot Convertbot ($1.99)

This unit conversion robot converts currency, length, mass, time and much more in an exciting new way!

MyScript MyScript Calculator (free)

Perform mathematical operations naturally using your handwriting.

MiniKeePass MiniKeePass (free)

MiniKeePass provides secure password storage on your phone that's compatible with KeePass.

Photo and Video

iMovie iMovie ($3.50)*

Make beautiful HD movies anywhere. iMovie is a fast and fun moviemaking app that puts everything you need to tell your story at your fingertips.


iAnnotatePDF iAnnotate PDF ($7.00)*

iAnnotate PDF is a powerful annotation application for the iPad and with the latest release it is bringing that same power to Microsoft Word and PowerPoint files as well as images.

Keynote Keynote ($7.00)*

Keynote is a powerful presentation app designed specifically for mobile devices. Built from the ground up for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, it makes creating a world-class presentations easy.

Numbers Numbers ($7.00)*

Numbers is an innovative spreadsheet app designed for a mobile devices. Built from the ground up for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, it lets you make compelling spreadsheets in minutes - with tables, charts, photos, and graphics - using just your fingers.

Pages Pages ($7.00)*

This powerful word processing app has been exclusively designed for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Create, edit, and view documents wherever you are.

QuickOffice Pro QuickOffice Pro ($14.00)*

QuickOffice Pro is the #1 office suite for iPad and now includes tracked changes and comments for documents. Ditch your laptop and still create and edit ALL Microsoft® Office document, spreadsheet, and presentation formats, as well as view PDF files, on the go.

* Available through Software Distribution Services in 204 Bellefield Hall for students and for faculty and staff.


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