Download Online Education - Best Software & Apps

  • Plagiarism Checker X

    2016 5.1.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Instantly check if content has been copied online

    7
    229 votes
    • PROS: Fast bulk checking, Results can be checked offline, Clear side-by-side comparisons
    • CONS: No drag and drop support
  • WordWeb

    7.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free English thesaurus and dictionary

    8
    417 votes
    • PROS: Quick access via hotkeys and system tray, All the English locales, Works with rich online dictionary, Show pronunciation, usage and vulgar words
    • CONS: Not tied to a World-acclaimed dictionary
  • Adobe Digital Editions

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Basic ebook manager and reader from Adobe

    5
    616 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Sleek interface, Organizes ebooks in categories, Support for bookmarks, Works with online ebook stores and libraries
    • CONS: Only supports ebooks in PDF and ePUB
  • SigmaPlot

    13

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Advanced data analysis and scientific graphing

    5
    122 votes
    • PROS: More than 100 types of 2D and 3D graphs, 50 statistical tests with wizard, Microsoft Office integration, Extensible with Visual Basic macros, Excellent online help
    • CONS: Nothing noteworthy
  • Anki

    2.0.26

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Memory training for serious students

    7
    227 votes
    • PROS: Advanced configuration options, Great online tools and community
    • CONS: No offline help, Online video tutorials refer to older version
  • Bible

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Mac
    BlackBerry

    The Holy Bible on your Android

    7
    113 votes
    • PROS: Easy to browse, Various reading plans, Share verses online
    • CONS: Not many configuration options
  • Wondershare QuizCreator

    4.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create a huge range of professional quizzes and tests

    7
    85 votes
    • PROS: Great online and offline help - forums, tutorials, etc., Full-featured preview options, Excellent range of configuration options, Layout and appearance fully configurable
    • CONS: Slightly buggy
  • MultiTranse

    6.3

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online translation from 25 different languages

    7
    319 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Supports 25 languages, You can freely combine languages
    • CONS: Doesn't auto-detect languages, Results are not perfect - just like any other automatic translator
  • Book Bazaar Reader for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software for Book Lovers

    7
    20 votes
    • PROS: Huge online library to select from, Large number of customisable features
    • CONS: Only compatible with Windows 10, Newer book titles may be hard to find
  • eBook Library Software

    3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Easily organize your ebook collection

    5
    61 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, simple interface, Can also handle media files, Preview ebooks on the computer, Buy and download new ebooks online
    • CONS: Only Sony Reader owners can take full advantage of all the program's features
  • I Translate

    1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online translator 37 language

    7
    37 votes
    • Blio

      2.0.5452

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Nicely designed ebook reader with built-in online bookstore

      5
      43 votes
      • PROS: Eye-catching design, Hundred of free ebooks available for download, Supports notes, text highlighting and look-up, Buy new books directly from the program
      • CONS: Heavy on system resources, Purchases only available in the US, Canada and Mexico, Only currently available for Windows
    • Moodle

      2.2.1+

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free and collaborative E-learning

      6
      38 votes
      • Adobe Captivate

        2

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Create E-Learning Content with Adobe Captivate

        5
        39 votes
        • PROS: A comprehensive range of tools for E-learning content., The interface has been greatly improved since earlier versions.
        • CONS: The application's learning curve is steep, Unsuited to network drives; designed more for individual use.
      • EDpuzzle

        varies-with-device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        iPhone

        Free Software for Educators

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        No votes yet
        • PROS: Very easy to use, Packed with useful education features
        • CONS: Students have to log into the site to access assignments, Cannot rearrange the video order
      • eType

        1.0.1.504

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        eType is an online dictionary with translations that auto-completes your words as you type them and makes you type faster

        6
        21 votes
        • Edmodo

          3.4.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Keep teachers and students connected with Edmodo

          9
          4 votes
          • PROS: Easy file sharing, Familiar student interface
          • CONS: Limited use outside school, Limited third-party software integration
        • Khan Academy

          1.4.0.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Android

          A free program for windows

          10
          1 vote
          • Tips Mobdro TV Online

            1.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            A free books app for Android, by TVSO APP

            7
            3 votes
            • MacFamilyTree

              7.1

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Discover your family tree with this slick app

              6
              59 votes
              • PROS: Slick OS X interface, Easy to build family trees, Search for family online feature, Publish family trees online
              • CONS: Hasn't got the search or interaction possibilities of similar online services, May struggle with large files
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