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Top 20 Mobile Apps for Back to School Includes MyMajors
KANSAS CITY, MO, August 21, 2012 -- MyMajors.com, Kansas City, was featured by the website Droid Lessons as one of the Top 20 Free Back to School Mobile Apps, as a result of Google Play featuring MyMajors in their "Back to School" App guide. With Google featuring the MyMajors App, daily app downloads have increased from around 100 a day to 1,500 a day.
Here's what Droid Lessons says about MyMajors and other helpful mobile apps:
"MyMajors helps in the selection of college majors and matches candidates with colleges. MyMajors, the student assessment tool that helps in the selection of college majors and matches higher education candidates with the most appropriate colleges, is now available in a convenient mobile app. The MyMajors App allows students to instantly engage with colleges and universities, starting with the MyMajors Quiz, the scientific survey that puts students on the fast track towards selecting the right colleges to consider."
View the entire Top 20 Back to School App list: http://droidlessons.com/
Top 20 Free Back to School Apps for Android
Posted by John A. on August 18, 2012
It's Back to School time! Whether you are going to back to school or sending a loved one off, you'll find that Android has a great collection of apps available to make the start of school a simpler one. Below you'll find a list of some of the best Android apps available for students. The apps are all compatible with Android Tablets or Smartphones.
1. Aldiko Book Reader
You’ll be able to read and download thousands of ebooks right on your Android tablet.
2. Class Buddy Lite
It is a must-have schedule management helper for the busy school life.
Just install this app on your Android smartphone and you’ll have a Dictionary and Thesaurus with you everywhere you go.
Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders–and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.
5. Google Drive
With Google Drive, you can store all your files in one place, so you can access them from anywhere and share them with others
It helps you to organize your life in a simple and elegant way. It has both local mode and google account mode.
7. Local Sales & Deals Shopping
Find the best sales in LOCAL retail stores in town to save you some extra bucks.
8. Math Workout
Math Workout is a set of daily brain training exercises and math drills designed to enhance mental arithmetic.
Brainstorm ideas, take notes, and track tasks from the convenience of your Android device.
10. Mint.com Personal Finance
Mint pulls in all your personal finance accounts into one place, so you can manage your money from anywhere.
11. Miss Spell's Class
Miss Spell’s Class is an original word game that lets players test their spelling skills against the most commonly misspelled words on Dictionary.com.
Helps in the selection of college majors and matches candidates with colleges.
13. Realcalc Scientific Calculator
A fully featured scientific calculator which looks and operates like the real thing.
14. School Helper
No matter if you want to insert your timetable for looking it up, calculating your average in a subject or just write down a little note to a topic, with School Helper it’s easy as never before.
15. Ski Safari
Just a great game to give you a break from the stresses of school.
We automatically organize and enhance what you save with useful links and relevant offers to save you time and money.
17. Studyblue flashcards
Make flashcards and study anytime, anywhere with STUDYBLUE digital flashcards.
TED’s official Android app presents talks from some of the world’s most fascinating people: education radicals, tech geniuses, medical mavericks, business gurus, and music legends.
19. The Coupons App
You’ll find unbelievable coupon savings and shopping deals at your favorite stores, restaurants & gas stations.
20. Readers Choice App
Tell us what your favorite back to school app is: http://droidlessons.com/
With 500,000 plus visits monthly, the MyMajors.com website traffic continues to grow. A product of Townsend Communications Inc., Kansas City, MyMajors.com has helped more than 450,000 students from all over the United States and more than 220 countries from across the globe to determine what sort of majors are best fits for their college career in about 10 years of existence. Users can now research more than 1,800 college majors and 40,000 pages of detailed career information.
About MyMajors mobile app:
The Android and iPhone app was developed through a partnership with Townsend Communications and Moblico Solutions, Kansas City. The MyMajors application was created to help high school students find a best fit college major. The app matches higher education candidates with the most appropriate college and major to fit their needs and interests. In the past year, web site traffic has increased by more than 300 percent; 25 percent from mobile visitors, the highest percentage of mobile traffic the website has seen to date. The application is an award-winning tool for students, parents, high school counselors and college admissions counselors. To learn more go to: http://www.mymajors.com/