Writing

Voice Dream Writer

Voice Dream Writer

  • Voice Dream Writer helps everyone write better.
  • Text-to-speech proofreading reduces mistakes, phonetic and meaning search help you use the right words, and an active outline helps you organize and improve the structure of your writing.

Cost: $9.99

Compatibility:

iPhone iPad Learn More >>

iAnnotate PDF

iAnnotate PDF

  • Use iAnnotate to read, mark up, and share PDF, DOC, PPT and image files!
  • Fill out handouts or worksheets by typing or writing on them.

Cost: $9.99

Compatibility:

iPhone iPad Android Learn More >>

Ginger Grammar & Spell Checker

Ginger Grammar and Spell Checker

  • Automatically corrects unusual spelling mistakes, misused words and grammar errors in MS-Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, IE, Firefox.
  • Provides valuable writing support

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

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iOS Dictation

iOS Dictation Icon

  • iOS devices have a dictation feature built right in. No app needed!
  • Tap the microphone button on the keyboard, say what you want to write, and your iOS device converts your words (and numbers and characters) into text.

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

iPhone iPad Learn More >>

VoiceNote II - Speech to Text

VoiceNote

  • The VoiceNote application allows typing on a computer, by dictating text to the microphone.
  • Create a shortcut for the application to open at any time
  • Have the option to speak punctuation or use the punctuation buttons to insert them.

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

Google Chrome Application

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iReadWrite

iReadWrite

  • iReadWrite makes reading easier and ensures accurate writing as you use your iPad for school, work, or leisure.
  • Support features include: Text-to-speech, Word Prediction, Phonetic Spell Checker, Homophone and Confusables Checker, Dictionary, Picture Dictionary, Customizable Background and Text Colors, Choice of Voices and Fonts, Importing and Sharing documents

Cost: $19.99

Compatibility:

iPad Learn More >>

WritePad

WritePad

  • WritePad lets you take notes in your own handwriting and then convert them into text.
  • Includes spell checker with its own custom dictionary, a context analyzer, auto-corrector, and a Shorthand feature that fills-in words and phrases you frequently use.

Cost: $9.99

Compatibility:

iPad Learn More >>

AudioNote

AudioNote Notepad and Voice Recorder

  • Synchronized note taking and audio recording
  • Text or handwritten notes
  • Seek directly within audio by tapping text or drawings
  • Highlighted notes during playback

Cost: $4.99

Compatibility:

Windows Mac iPhone iPad Android Learn More >>

Notability

Notability

  • Notability is the one place to create, share, and manage your notes.
  • It combines handwriting, typing, audio recordings, and photos so you can create notes that fit your needs.

Cost: $2.99

Compatibility:

iPhone iPad Learn More >>

Idea Sketch

Idea Sketch

  • Mind mapping tool that allows you to draw diagrams and map out ideas.
  • App can be used for brainstorming new ideas, illustrating concepts, making lists and outlines, planning presentations or creating organizational charts.

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

iPhone iPad Learn More >>

popplet

popplet

  • Brainstorm online with popplet
  • Easily create colorful mindmaps to print or share with others.

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

Online Resource

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AppWriter

AppWriter

  • AppWriter is the first text editor for the iPad to offer users of all ages with reading and writing disabilites the necessary tools for unlocking a world of information.
  • All tools and features are seamlessly integrated and comprise context based word suggestions, text-to-speech and the special Dyslexie-font.

Cost: $29.99

Compatibility:

iPad Learn More >>

Citation Machine

Citation Machine

  • Provides an interactive tool to help create reference citations for research papers.
  • Online Citation maker, works cited and bibliography formatting for MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian, Harvard, Vancouver, IEEE citation styles.

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

Online Resource

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Dropbox

Dropbox

  • Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily. Never email yourself a file again!
  • Any file you save to Dropbox also instantly saves to your computers, phones, and the Dropbox website.

Cost: Free

Compatibility:

Online Resource

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