Tool: Notability


Rating: 3stars


Notability is a comprehensive note taking app. It gives users the ability to create new notes, sketch ideas, annotate PDFs, mark-up photos, record lectures and provide audio feedback. There is no free version of software. User is obligated to pay 5.99$ for an app.


Users can create notes, which can be typed, drawn, handwritten, photographed, recorded as audio, or copied from a web page. Notability automatically syncs and backs up notes using cloud based storage. Additionally, notes can be shared to other via email, AirDrop, Twitter, Dropbox, Google Drive, DropBox.


Notability is design for Mac and available for iPad and iPhone. The application requires access to the Internet for sync with iCloud and sharing the created notes.
With Notability user can create notes that integrate handwriting, typing, drawings, audio, and pictures. Tool lets to prepare lecture notes and other classroom materials. Notability can also be used to annotate PDF documents, such as student assignments and PDF forms.

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