iPhone is an internet-connected multimedia smartphone which combines the main functions of several popular electronic gadgets in a single device. With its 9 cm (3.5 in) liquid crystal display (320×480 px at 6.3 px/mm, 160 ppi) HVGA touchscreen and a minimal hardware interface, it allows us to interact better regardless in watching video, accessing Internet, listening to music, communicating with friends and even playing games.
The great thing about the iPhone is that while it is an extraordinary phone with some extraordinary features, there are also an umpteen number of super cool third party apps available which can help you do just about anything you can imagine with your iPhone.
At the time we’re writing this entry, App Store contains more than 100 free educational iphone apps for download but not all were everyone’s cup of tea. Here’s 25 Free Educational iPhone Apps , you might already have know some of them, but probably not all. Full list after jump!
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iQura offers its users the Complete Quran in the Uthmani Font along with verse by verse translation and recitation. iQuran offers excellent usability options and extreme ease of use.
What’s a better way to waste your time than learning 10,513 new cool facts?
Simply SHAKE the iPhone/iPod to move to the next fact.
Dictionary! is an easy to use, no fluff dictionary app for your iPhone. Helps you find words when you need to without getting in your way.
“The best things in life are free”, and so is, “55,000 Amazing Quotes”, the best and most comprehensive Quote collection to ever grace the App Store. Enjoy for FREE! No Pro version and no restrictions at all!
Use your touch screen to rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures. Discover how each brain region functions, what happens when it is injured, and how it is involved in mental illness. Each detailed structure comes with information on functions, disorders, brain damage, case studies, and links to modern research
Time Magazine selected “Graphing Calculator” as one of the top 10 back-to-school iPhone applications.
Project Noah is an award-winning mobile application that helps nature lovers discover local wildlife and aspiring citizen scientists contribute to current research projects.
Moon is a perfect resource to help you learn about the moon. Moon constantly updates a panel of information that tells you everything you want to know about the moon.
Fun, simple Prime Numbers application performs the following functions very quickly.
Grammar Up was designed to replicate questions with a business focus commonly found in the popular TOEIC (TM) English proficiency test.
A favorite app from the Mac is now available on the iPhone and iPod Touch! AlphaBaby Free is a fun app aimed at younger kids.
Do you know your IQ ?
“IQ Test” is the easiest way to check your IQ (Intelligence Quotient) with your iPhone or iPod Touch.
FlashToPass Lite is an easy-to-use, elegant program designed to facilitate mastering the basic math facts learned in Elementary School.
A glossary of scientific terms and short biographies that support our science education website, http://www.visionlearning.com. All definitions link to related terms and to free, detailed science learning modules. Though geared for high school and undergraduate student’s using our website,
The “Exoplanet App” is a daily updated database of all discovered extrasolar planets. It has been developed and is maintained by a professional astronomer.
TAO (TranslateIt! Online) is an app for one-click translation of texts from one language to another powered by Google online translation engine.
Customizable list of source and target languages, support for Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish
Are you interested in polishing your aptitude with fun? Have iAptitude in your iPhone/ipod touch and enjoy it whenever you want. It offers three levels; easy, medium and hard but in all, the duration of one test remains same: i.e.15 minutes.
Word Magic is nominated for Best Educational App by 2009 Best App Ever awards and also featured in “Apps for kids” by Apple
Eponyms brings a short description of more than 1’700 common and obscure medical eponyms (e.g., Rovsing’s sign, Virchow’s node) to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. A perfect tool to quickly look up the meaning of any eponym.
200 yoga poses with instructions and photo plus a special yoga tune for efficient sessions
a ready-made program with video and male voice guidance compiled by an experienced yogi
you can create your own programs using yoga poses available in this app version
Top 10 Free iPhone App in Education category
Featured on the App Store in 58 places
Downloaded more than 625,000 times and counting
SkyORB is more than a simple star map, it’s a collection of 6 tools including a 3D star map, 3D planetarium, ephemeris, search engine, sun clock and more. Click “…More” to learn why you should download this App today!
Word Search Party is a polished and fun word puzzle game which lets you challenge your friends or find opponents online using Game Center.
It’s the first ever competitive multi-player word search game, and the best looking and most playable word puzzle on the App Store!
The EMD periodic table of the elements app provides detailed information, state-of-the-art functions and an appealing presentation. It offers high-school and university students as well as teachers or professors the opportunity to learn more about the chemical elements – from classification to element features to their history of discovery. The powerful multi-lingual app renders complex contents intuitively comprehensible: the well-structured and concise arrangement of groups and periods, details for every element, intelligent controls, and numerous selection options provide quick access to needed information.