47 – iPad and Apps

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Apple’s iPad (and now the iPad Mini) together with the huge range of apps available for it, make it a very popular “learning” device.  Although a drop down the list for the iPad this year, many apps now have their own ranking.

Website:  www.apple.com/ipad 
Cost: iPad commercially available. Apps free and to purchase
Availability: Download
YEARLY RANKINGS
2014:
 47
2013: 34
2012: 34
2011: 41
2010: –
2009: –
2008: –
2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected the iPad as one of their top tools

“iPad in the classroom  – the killer educational tool” 2013
“My two year grandson uses iPad – and learning to learn by himself” 2013
“The iPad for multimedia consumption”  Urs Frei 2013