Texting / Texting Applications

Google SMS
- Text google to get definitions, directions, weather, convert units and more
- text 466453
Example:
- define "word"
- weather "place"
- "number" kilometers in miles

Wetxt
- Group texting
- Only available for US phones, so I didn't use it or test it out

GroupMe
- Group texting
- Free Application on Iphone, Android, Blackberry and Windows Phone
- Works on any phone that texts
- Create an account, can connect with Facebook, create group conversations, make calls, upload pictures, show location

Kik
- Free Smartphone application: Apple, Android, Blackberry, Windows, Nokia
- Create an account, group texting, photo sharing

Audio

Qr to Voice

Yodio
- Record podcast from phone, link to pictures through mobile browser or internet
- Couldn't figure out a way to play it on a cell phone

Grooveshark
- Online playlist creator
- Can have on mobile but you have to pay for the application, works really well
- Samantha Douglas' Education Music Playlist

djtxt
- Interactive playlist
- Can add music to the playlist by text, twitter and email

Soundcloud
- Social music website
- Can listen to music over internet browser or download application and listen to music
- Create playlists, tag music, add own voice recordings into music, share music
- Easily upload audio for podcasts
- Connect with facebook

Ipadio
- Phone casting
- Broadcast audio from phone to internet
- Android and Iphone application available

Voki
- Avatar record speech from phone
- Can record from a phone call
- Customize avatars

Photo

Flickr
- Upload directly from mobile, email
- App can be downloaded

Google Goggles
- Search using pictures
- Only available on Androids

Video

Youtube
- Watch and upload videos
- Videos are easily converted into QR codes

Polls/surveys/questions

Textthemob
- Audience response system
- Create polls and surveys
- Create message boards
- Can input using texts as well as through the internet

Mobiode
- Surveys and Polls using browser

Poll Everywhere-
- Creates polls and surveys using SMS input

TwtPoll
- Create polls and surveys using twitter

Question Press
- Create quizzes that can be used on phone or computer and grades them
- Can create a free trial account

Online Tools

Study Cell
- Create flashcards that can be downloaded to your phone or looked at online. You can add flashcards from your computer or your phone.

Winksite
- Create mobile sites that automatically create qr codes

Online Calculator
- Various calculators which links convert to QR codes and work on mobile sites

Twiddla
- Collaborative tool
- "Team Whiteboard"
- Multiple people can draw, add text, photos, brainstorm, at the same time

Likify
- Create QR codes that link to "liking" something on facebook

Sticky Bits
- Scan barcodes of items to learn about that item
- Iphone application

Feeds

Feed2Mobile
- Takes an RSS feed and makes it mobile compatible

Twitterfall
- Updates all tweets that have the same hashtag
- Can view twitterfall on mobile device
- Tweets can be sent in through text
- Start own hashtag to have a live discussion
- Use this generator to create a pre set up text with a hashtag that can be scanned for easy access

Wiffiti
- Text response billboard

Monitter
- Real time twitter search (similar to twitterfall)
- Can view monitter on mobile device

Mobile Applications