September 1, 2010 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Cambridge, Massachusetts - Dear Panda L.L.C. today is pleased to release CourseNotes 2.0 for iPad. Arriving just in time for the fall semester, the update adds new features which will facilitate learning and sharing among students and teachers in the classroom. The already popular note-taking app has added new capabilities that allow users to export their notes, sketches and TODO items online. The latest version also gives users the ability to view shared notes of their Facebook friends from within the app, making collaboration easier than ever.
Additionally, the new in-app Premium Content store will offer education focused content for purchase, with new materials being added frequently. As of the launch of CourseNotes 2.0, users can purchase study-sheets on French verb conjugations and the Periodic Table of the Elements. Additional study-sheets on topics including Art History and U.S. History will follow shortly after the launch.
* Take text notes, draw sketches and create TODO lists
* Take summaries with bullet-lists for better note organization
* Export notes online and via email for sharing, printing and backup
* View shared notes of friends also using CourseNotes right in the app
* Organize notes easily by subject and class meeting
* Transfer notes via bluetooth for peer-to-peer sharing with other CourseNotes users
* Purchase study sheets and other educational content from the in-app Premium Content Store
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.2 or later
* 4.8 MB
Pricing and Availability:
CourseNotes 2.0 sells for $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and is available worldwide exclusively through the Apple App Store for iPad in the Education category. Volume discounts are available for educational institutions through Apple's App Store Volume Purchase Program. Members of the media can get a free copy of CourseNotes for review or evaluation by contacting Dear Panda and requesting a promo code.
Dear Panda L.L.C., makers of CourseNotes for the iPad, is located in Cambridge, MA. With the needs of students in mind, Dear Panda aims to build tools that enable learning and collaboration using mobile and web technologies. Now on it's second major release, CourseNotes for the iPad is shifting from a simple note-taking app to a must-have classroom tool. For more information visit CourseNotes online. Copyright (C) 2010 Dear Panda L.L.C.. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.