Category Archives: Technology of the Week

Technology of the Week- Underscore Notify & Extensive Notes Notepad

Academic Technology has launched a compaign for technology applications that are available to students. On a weekly basis, technology apps will be posted on suite 410′s door as well as the AT blog spot. Be on the look out for technology applications that are available to you.

This week check out: “Underscore Notify” for iPhone and iPads

The app is $1.99 and allows students to take notes in the following ways:

  • Type notes anywhere on screen; multiple font and text color options 
  • Draw and highlight with multiple pen and color options 
  • Import PDF files or other documents to annotate and highlight 
  • Import images as backgrounds or to illustrate notes
  • Use the built-in web browser to clip webpages straight into your notes 
  • Use the built-in maps function to clip google maps straight into your notes 
  • Add audio recordings to your notes 
  • Built-in web server – you can share your screen live to anyone with a web browser  
  • VGA out- you can display your screen live as you create your notes or present pre-made pages
  • Hand-writing recognition (with PhatPad in-app purchase) – translates handwritten notes into typed text. 

This week check out: “Extensive Notes Notepad” for Android

The app is FREE and allows students to take notes in the following ways:

  • Notepad features nearly 100 different notes icons so you can customize statusbar notes to your liking rather than be restricted to a single icon 
  • Note attachments such as PDF, word, Powerpoint 
  • Extensive notes notepad can easily import CSV files as todo and via SD card & web URL 
  • Notepad you can also prioritize notes according to you and the order of importance within your everyday life 
  • Sort notes for easier filterings 
  • Support for multiple audio notes 
  • Add audio recordings to your notes
  • Export notes as text and easily export the entire note database to SD card.