iPod touch and iPhone put thousands of apps — and countless possibilities — in your pocket. That’s just part of why they’re ideal for college and university students on the go.
There’s an app for that.
From practicing a foreign language to learning the constellations by sight, you can choose from thousands of educational apps to help you study and stay organized.
A library in your pocket.
iBooks lets you take a whole library with you anywhere you go. It also works with PDFs — ideal for class handouts, research papers, and more.1
Everyday applications that work together.
Easily get through day-to-day tasks like doing research on the web, sending email, and managing and sharing multiple calendars — wherever you are.
A 24/7 learning store at your fingertips.
Shop the App Store on iPod touch and iPhone to find apps for learning. Read descriptions and user reviews. Flick through screenshots. Then download the app wirelessly to your device and start using it right away.
There’s an app for that.
Need help defining a word? Having trouble locating your lumbar spine? How about practicing your French? With tens of thousands of apps available on the App Store, there’s definitely an app for that. Tap Featured to get a list of new apps and see what’s hot. Peruse by category or check out the Top 25 apps. Or, if you know exactly what you’re looking for, find it by doing a quick search.
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The most advanced web browser for mobile devices comes standard on both iPod touch and iPhone. So you can carry the power of the Internet right in your pocket. Just connect to a Wi-Fi or 3G network, and you can use Safari for nearly everything you do on the web.
Email on iPod touch and iPhone looks and acts just like email on your computer. Add multiple accounts and move between them easily. Setting up Mail is a snap, because iPod touch and iPhone automatically enter settings for popular email providers including Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, AOL, and Microsoft Exchange.
See all the classes and activities that make up your life with iCal. Create and manage multiple calendars. Add events and set reminder alerts with a few taps. And you can sync iCal to the calendar on your iPod touch or iPhone, so you’ll never miss class again.
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Capture everything on camera.
Shoot, edit, and share HD videos and photos wherever you are. Perfect for class projects and for fun.2
Take complete courses — and access the world’s largest online catalogue of free education content — right on the devices you use every day.
Find your iPod touch or iPhone with a tap.
With the free Find My iPod touch or iPhone feature, you can locate your device on a map, set a passcode lock remotely, display a message, and initiate a remote wipe.3
Complete university courses. Anywhere.
The iTunes U app expands the classroom experience by putting all the materials for a course — audio and video, books, a syllabus and class assignments, posts from the instructor, PDFs, presentations and more — just a tap away. Take a private course offered by your instructor or tap into more than 500,000 free courses, lectures, videos, readings and podcasts from learning institutions all over the world — from Yale and Oxford to MoMA and the New York Public Library.
Record memos. Or any audio.
Record class lectures, interviews, and any other thoughts or spur-of-the-moment ideas — without a pen and paper. You can also share recordings via email.
Built-in Wi-Fi means you can do research, write an email, send an attachment, and communicate with classmates, family, and friends.4
FaceTime lets you be there even when you’re not.
Collaborate on group projects and talk easily with classmates, teachers, friends, and family on the go.5
Make video calls from your iPod touch or iPhone 4 to another iPod touch, iPhone 4, iPad 2, or Mac over Wi-Fi. Collaborate on projects with other students across campus or across the globe. You can even hold a virtual discussion group without leaving your dorm room. Missed a class? FaceTime also provides a face-to-face way for you to chat with teachers or other students from home. And it works right out of the box — no need to set up a special account or screen name. Learn more about FaceTime
Take advantage of Apple education pricing on Mac computers and certain software and accessories at the Apple Online Store for Education.
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Take advantage of Apple education pricing on Mac computers and certain software and accessories at your campus store* or at a local Apple Retail Store.
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