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Pocket: Captures & Reads Web Pages Aloud, Offline with Text to Speech!

This video shows how to set up and use the incredibly powerful Pocket app (formerly “Read It Later”) to:

  • Capture web pages to read and study offline on your tablet or smart phone, and
  • Use Pocket’s Text to Speech (TTS) feature when you are offline to have the app read the article out loud to you, using your device’s headphones or speakers.

With Pocket you can study web pages full of text while you’re driving, bouncing along in a bus or simply relaxing with your eyes closed in your buy modafinil nyc favorite easy chair. No internet connection needed!

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Back to School Guide: Useful Free Resources for Students

In the last several months, I’ve reviewed a bunch of powerful free training and tools that can help students succeed in this new school year. Here’s a list of reviews you might want to check out.

General Study Support

Computer Skills & Tools

Writing

Math & Accounting

Basic Money Management for College Students

Firefox + Add-ons = Power Tools for Learning! Part 3: A Personal ScrapBook for Your Training Stuff

In my last post, I pulled together some information on Offshore Drilling and shared it. In this post (Part 3 of 3), I’d like to show you “behind the scenes” how I used the Firefox ScrapBook Add-on to organize my notes and clippings from websites in order to create that post. In this same way, you can use ScrapBook to capture, save, and organize text “clippings,” pictures, media hunks, and complete web pages related to any topic you are studying.
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