Top 10 free apps SAS students should have

10. Quizlet – Quizlet is the perfect app that will have you memorizing your AP Psych material while on the go. This app offers an easy to use flash card format that you can use while you’re on the bus, MRT, or in a taxi.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.20.06 PM9. Photomath – Having trouble trying to figure out a math problem and no one can seem to help you? With Photomath you are able to scan any math equation with your smartphone’s camera and it will solve it on the screen for you and explain how it did it! It can solve anything from simple algebra equations to root functions.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.31.02 PM8. Powerschool Mobile – Need to see what you got on that AP U.S. History test but your computer is dead? With Powerschool Mobile, you can log into your Powerschool account and see what you got on your test or see why you have several absences from missing attendance free.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.32.27 PM7. Schoology – Blackboard is out and Schoology is in. See what your teachers feel like drowning you in homework while you’re on the activities bus on the way home without even touching your computer. It’s fast and easy to use!

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.36.56 PM6. Grabtaxi – About to miss curfew and are all out of options trying to hail a cab? With Grabtaxi, this app searches over thousands of drivers in Singapore that are just a couple hundred feet away from you. You can even put in a credit card and not have to worry about if you have enough cash to get home.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.39.01 PM5. WhatsApp – Getting to become apart of a new friend group? Creating your own? With Whatsapp you can create fun group chats and even share pictures all to your phone. The best part? It only uses wifi, so you’re not stuck with a huge texting bill at the end of the month. WhatsApp is now available on your computer too, so you’re now able to get away with a little sneaky texting in class without even taking your phone out of your pocket.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.40.39 PM4. Snapchat – Snapchat has become insanely popular within the last few years. Add funny videos of your friends to your story to embarrass them a little. Add pictures of all the places you’ve been too, the food you’ve eaten and the people you’ve hung out with.  

3. Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.41.53 PMInstagram – Show off that great new selfie you took and share it with your friends. Post all of those beautiful senior photos and show how much food you ate at brunch in a fun way that is easy and fun for SAS students.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.43.24 PM2. Facebook – Trying to organize a senior party but you don’t want any freshman to be there? Use Facebook to make a secret group and try to rack up as many likes as you can with your beautiful new profile picture.

Screen Shot 2015-09-04 at 2.46.05 PM1. Spotify – Spotify is the number one app for SAS students because we all love
music. Dealing with a sad breakup? Getting ready for the weekend party? Going for a run? With Spotify you can browse music that matches your mood and even the pace that you’re running at. Spotify combines music and social media, so you can see what your friends are listening too.

Author: Brian Ford

Brian Ford is a senior and first year reporter for The Eye and staff member of the Morning Show. Born in Charlotte, North Carolina, he enjoys playing a variety of sports such as baseball, volleyball and softball. He also likes to update his spotify playlists and shoe collection. You can contact him at ford45024@sas.edu.sg.

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