I have felt (since the first generation iPad pro) that IOS was limiting the pro series’ full potential. I am surprised it took Apple this long to do this. Anyway, hopefully now we can finally get to see just how powerful the iPad pros are.
My folder mostly contains my official documents: passports, certificates and transcripts. Basically, all the documentation an international student needs for study. Russians love paperwork. So no matter how much I try avoiding paper, they will find a way to make sure I have some! For one reason or another.
Most apps can multitask. Simply because they can, doesn’t mean you should. GoodNotes 5 is a great PDF annotator but also an excellent note taking app.
It goes without saying, studying is something one must do daily. Many small short study sessions are simply a necessary part of learning. Unfortunately, … More How To Ace Every Exam »
LiquidText and MarginNote are both powerful PDF readers for your iPad. Here are five reasons why you might prefer one over the other.
A Few Inches Smaller Apple has made the iPad Pro 2018 smaller and it’s a good improvement because my iPad Pro 2015 didn’t fit … More How Has Apple Improved The iPad Pro Series? »
Apple is very cunning. Some could argue it’s just good business. Most of us (die hard Apple fans) love their latest, coolest, shiniest gadgets. Apple knows this! So to make sure we upgraded our iPad pros, they made a new Apple pencil that is not compatible with the previous generation iPad pros. Which left us feeling left out and irrelevant. Ancient even!
Apple released a tablet powerful enough to run Mac programs but didn’t bother to release any apps of their own to demonstrate that? Now we are waiting for Adobe photoshop. Whenever that will be released.
Adonit Pro 3 is a passive stylus that works more or less like a finger. Is it the right stylus for you?
The battle between Notability and GoodNotes 5 is never ending. Which app is best for your needs?
Notability doesn’t help you identify hyperlinks in your PDFs. You just have to know where they are to get the most out of the … More Notability As A PDF Reader »
Some of you have asked me if Notes Plus is truly a combination of many different note-taking apps. Short answer; YES. But that is … More How I feel about Notes Plus »
I use different study methods depending on the subject I am studying during my personal study time and the classes I’m taking that week. … More My Windows PC And iPad Workflow »
The app syncs across all your devices. If you have multiple iOS devices, this is very important. You will not need to move documents … More 8 reasons Documents 6 is the best file managing app for the iPad »
Apple broke me heart, on the 14th of September, when they didn’t announce anything on the iPad Pro line. Depressed and angry, I swore … More Why I Stopped Using My iPad Pro For A Week! »
I don’t follow a concrete organisation protocol. I just have principles that help me keep everything in the right place. Basically, I use five … More How I Organised My iPad Pro: Week 1 Of New Semester »
Why is the iPad 2018 worth buying for note-taking? The Size The 9.7-inch iPad is best for some occasions; commuting and scanning documents. Scanning documents … More iPad 2018: Practical Review »
I have been MIA for about two weeks now. Exams. But am back. I want to update you guys on how I studied for … More Paperless Student: Studying For An Exam On The iPad 2018 »
2018 Version 8.0: 22 May 2018 OCR Notability added handwriting recognition capabilities. OCR in Notability is as accurate as the one in Nebo (the leading handwriting recognition note-taking … More Notability Updates Archive »
Note-taking on the iPad has evolved dramatically since the invention of the Apple Pencil. Here are the apps that will give you the best note-taking experience on your iPad.
The size of your iPad pro really doesn’t change the capabilities of your device. Both sizes exactly the same. Size mostly adds comfort when split viewing your apps.
Most people expect me to tell them what application to buy. Truth is; I DON’T KNOW. Here’s why: –
During a typical study session, I have Safari opened on the left quarter of my iPad screen and LiquidText on the right. I like … More Paperless Student: How I Study in LiquidText »
My Classroom Desk Setup I’ve been having this subject for a week now, so I know exactly what to bring for my classes. I … More Paperless Student: My Typical Class Workflow »
I use the first-generation iPad Pro 12.9-inch, 128GB, wifi model. I’ve always preferred the A4 paper size for my note-taking. It only made sense … More Why I Chose My iPad Pro Version »
All my notes (for all my subjects) are stored on one device. All my textbooks too. I don’t misplace any pieces of paper any more. Not to mention how clean my room and study area has become.
OCR (Optical character Recognition) is a technology that allows computers to recognise printed and handwritten text characters.
You can take a photo or scan a document and convert it to text.
You can do this using a free app called MediBang Paint. It’s more complicated than Procreate though. Not everyone is born with artistic prowess. … More Tracing Diagrams In Procreate on the iPad »