Duet Display: The app for multi-taskers

Posted on: May 8, 2015 | By: Aurora Albi-Mercier | Filed under: Tech Tips, Writing with Thumbs
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Calling all multi-taskers!  I have the app for you. Duet Display is an app that allows the user to connect their iPad to their Mac computer and have it work as a second monitor. It’s an amazing concept, I know.  I too almost cried from excitement. As an avid multi-tasker, I normally have a million windows and applications open …

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Get trusted medication info with Davis’s Drug Guide

Posted on: March 3, 2015 | By: Analise Godfrey | Filed under: Instructional Technologies, Writing with Thumbs

As a physician assistant student, I hear so many different pharmaceutical drug names thrown around all the time. Whether it be generic or brand names, the list of FDA approved medications is never ending and continues to grow each day. No medical provider or student can possibly memorize every single drug out there, each containing a …

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Notability: Note taking for creative folk

Posted on: January 12, 2015 | By: Stephanie Bedard | Filed under: Instructional Technologies, Writing with Thumbs

If you’re looking to spice up your daily note-taking habits, Notability is the iPad app for you. Notability, which has all the features of a standard word processor and then some,  is available for iPads, iPhones, and Macs. It’s the extra features – the ability to insert handwritten notes, sketches, doodles, voice recordings, and more – …

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Cutting into TouchSurgery

Posted on: December 1, 2014 | By: Analise Godfrey | Filed under: Writing with Thumbs

TouchSurgery is an interactive app created for Apple devices intended to teach various surgical procedures. It is available for either the iPhone or the iPad free in the App Store. Its user interface is simple and ergonomic. The pictures of the surgeries are vibrant and accurate. The app can be best appreciated on an iPad …

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Creative storytelling with Storehouse

Posted on: October 13, 2014 | By: Analise Godfrey | Filed under: Writing with Thumbs

Popular visual apps such as Instagram and Vine enable users to share our lives with friends and family instantly. Sure these apps let us share moments but what about telling our whole story of the eventsleading up to that moment? Storehouse is a free app where we can compile all of those moments into a …

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