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Price$2.99
iTunes LinkExplain Everything

Explain Everything

Description

Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.

Create slides, draw in any color, add shapes, add text, and use a laser pointer. Rotate, move, scale, copy, paste, clone, and lock any object added to the stage.

Add new or existing photos and videos. Import PDF, PPT, DOC, XLS, Keynote, Pages, Numbers, and RTF files from Evernote, Dropbox, Box, GDrive, WebDAV, Email, iTunes, and any app that allows you to open these files types using “Open In…”. Export MP4 movie, PDF document, PNG image, or XPL project files directly from your iPad. No account is necessary to use Explain Everything and share creations.

Please rate and review the app if you like it and please direct all technical issues to support@morriscooke.com

Explain Everything has been a top paid education app since its release in Australia, United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and Finland.

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[…] it not only has this local export feature included, but a raft of others that make it feel like a 2.0 or 3.0 release in comparison to the others I’ve tried in this genre – like import of PDFs, powerpoint or keynote files, and full Dropbox and Evernote integration. For those like me who use Evernote to ‘remember everything’, being able to pull in any note I have stored there and annotate over the top, or even record a narration, then export this enhanced note straight back is brilliant. For students, they can import an existing PowerPoint presentation and just draw and highlight over the top of slides, all the while verbally explaining, and export to a movie that encapsulates their understanding much better than the mere slides would.
For educators, it means the option to create video podcasts is now available whenever and wherever we require it.

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The different pieces you draw, type or import become objects that can individually be manipulated (resized, deleted and are treated to be a on a layer that can be send to back, front, etc)
[…] Export features: I am not forced to upload the video file to the company’s site. I have CHOICES! I can export a screenshot of the slide I created to my Photo Roll (this feature is huge for me, since I can now import the movie file directly from here into iMovie on the iPad and make the screencast part of a larger movie), via e-mail, to Dropbox or Evernote.

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  1. Derek Borman - Mesa Community College says:

    Intended for creation of screencasts for statistics course. Specifically used to create tutorials (“walkthroughs”) of specific statistical analyses/processes.

    Pros
    Audio recording is good. Writing is fairly accurate (but would be better with retina iPad). Excellent export features–video/image–>DropBox, Email, Evernote, YouTube. Can annotate over PPT and PDF. Lots of annotation tools (arrows, highlighting, etc.). Can insert external media into presentation. Really provides a great alternative to the somewhat proprietary LiveScribe.

    Cons
    Video export/compression is time consuming. No way to quickly group screen items manually. Writing is not accurate enough to effectively use as delivery mode in live statistics class. Sometimes externally inserted media not viewable in the app. Biggest gripe–cannot create multiple screens, jump back and forth between screens and then create a video that jumps back and forth in the same sequence, with the same timing. In other words, if I have two screens (slides) that I create and progressively move back and forth–adding content to one and then the other, and so forth–the exported video will not show this same slide-to-slide, building of progressive ideas. Instead, the exported video will go through everything on screen one and then everything on screen two, which just doesn’t work. Hope this makes sense. It’s a deal-breaker for my intended use.

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