Screen tinting – iPhone and iPad

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iOS 10 has brought the option to add an electronic coloured overlay one the screen. iPhone Colour-tint: Go to: Settings>general>accessibility>display accommodations Then move the color filters switch to enable Adjust hue and intensity to the colour that is right for Continue reading Screen tinting – iPhone and iPad

Organising your time – Evernote, Alarmed and Weekcal

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Evernote Available on: IOS, Android, In-Browser, Desktop Features: Cloud storage ensures your to-dos and notes are stored for access whenever, wherever Ability to forward important emails to note format Add tags to notes, i.e. ‘work’, ‘uni’, ‘home’ Smart camera makes Continue reading Organising your time – Evernote, Alarmed and Weekcal

Organising your time – Google Keep

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Available on: IOS, Android and in-browser Features: Speech-to-text function to dictate to-do lists and notes Can include images in posts (for example of written shopping lists) Sync reminders to Google Calendar Colour code Add tags to notes, i.e. ‘work’, ‘uni’, ‘home’ Continue reading Organising your time – Google Keep

Organising your time – iOS Calendar for apple devices

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Features: Create events Reminders Sync with other calendars (e.g. Google, Outlook) and receive alerts from these Calendars. Colour coordinate different Calendars As the Google Calendar app is only available in iPhone format, and the app looks so clunky when opening in Continue reading Organising your time – iOS Calendar for apple devices

Organising your time – MindViews timeline feature for assignment planning

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In today’s blog post I’m going to discuss one way in which you can use MindView’s ‘Timeline’ feature for planning an assignment. This can be a useful, visually accessible way to plan your time that is easily customisable and (this Continue reading Organising your time – MindViews timeline feature for assignment planning