Learning to Love My Laptop


Application

Main Purpose

+Photos

+Audio

+Video

on student computers

iTunes (iLife)
to organize, store, and purchase music (use this to sync iPods)
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
iPhoto (iLife)
to organize, store, and edit photos
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
iMovie (iLife)
to create original movies, to edit existing movies
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Garage Band (iLife)
to create original music (w/o having any musical talent!)
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Keynote (iWork)
Presentation Tool (similar to PowerPoint)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Pages (iWork)
Desktop Publishing, Word Processing
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Numbers (iWork)
Spreadsheet
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Word (Microsoft Office 2008)
Word Processing
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Excel (Microsoft Office 2008)
Spreadsheet
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
PowerPoint
(Microsoft Office 2008)
Presentation Tool (similar to Keynote)
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Comic Life
to create comics (funny and/or serious)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
iCal
Calendar - organize your life! Includes To Do lists
No
No
No
No
Address Book
Database of addresses ( I store my passwords here)
No
No
No
No
Google Earth
Geography all over the world!
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Skype
Online phone calls - free from computer to computer
No
Yes
No
No
iChat
Instant Messaging
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Photo Booth
Taking pictures and video instantly w/built-in iSight camera
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
FileMaker Pro
Database - necessary for the DMS



No
Firefox
Internet Browser



No
Safari
Internet Browser



Yes
iDVD
Make DVD’s with photos and videos
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes