Test & Try! – App Recommendations


pocket-1366051744When and where you need it Pocket is a tool that allows users to save “articles, videos or pretty much anything” to view at a later time. It comes in many formats including a Chrome web extension, Chrome web app, Android app, and iOS app. Put an article in your pocket from your computer and open it on your phone later. See a headline that catches your eye? Add to your pocket to view when you’re ready.

Want to have items in your Pocket read aloud? Once you have downloaded the app and saved an article, you can open it and have Pocket read it to you. Open the article in pocket, click the menu button and select “Listen (TTS).”

keep-512Google Keep!

When and where you need it

Need to remember to pick up some groceries? Set a location-based reminder to pull up your grocery list right when you get to the store. Need to finish a to-do? Set a time-based reminder to make sure you never miss a thing.

keepphoneShare your thoughts with family and friends

Next time you go to the store, share your shopping list on Keep and watch as items get checked off in real time. No need for text messages back and forth. Get things done together, faster.

Find what you need, fast

Quickly filter and search for notes by color and other attributes like lists with images, audio notes with reminders or just see shared notes. Find what you’re looking for even faster, and let Keep do the remembering for you.

Always within reach

Keep works on your phone, tablet and computer. Everything you add to Keep syncs across your devices so your important stuff is always with you. Syncing across your devices requires internet connection.