AppHub is now AppsAnywhere

AppHub is now upgraded to AppsAnywhere on managed desktops. AppsAnywhere is our new app store for accessing software on any PC, anywhere on campus. Using AppsAnywhere frees up space on your computer, thereby optimising performance. It also makes updating apps and applying bug fixes quicker and more efficient. AppsAnywhere is very easy to use. Click on the ‘AppsAnywhere’ desktop or menu shortcut, visit AppsAnywhere.shu.ac.uk on…

App of the Week: Office Lens

New academic year, new apps to help students make the most of their learning. This week’s app of the week is called Office Lens. It’s Microsoft’s very useful mobile scanning app that was until recently only available to Windows users. Using your phone or tablet, you can now turn important documents, whiteboards, post-it notes and…

App of the Week: Snipping Tool

Everyone loves a screenshot and as we all know, we’ve got more than a couple of ways to take a screenshot on our mobile devices. What about on our laptops and computers then? If you’re using Windows Vista or later, there’s a handy screenshot utility software called the ‘Snipping Tool’. With this, you can screenshot…

App of the Week – Globespinnng

Most of you’ll have finished your exams and holiday season is just around the corner. In this vein, this week’s app of the week is a travel app called Globespinning. Globespinning is an app that primarily allows travelers to share their travel itineraries with fellow travelers. These include sharing trip ideas, hotel and restaurant suggestions,…

Did you know about AppHub?

At Sheffield Hallam University, there’s now a new way to access software. We’ve launched AppHub, a platform that gives you access to a range of applications that you can launch as you use them. To use AppHub, launch the app from a university PC or laptop. You can browse through the apps or use the search…

App of the Week: Inkodo

This week’s App of the Week is Windows’ note-taking app called Inkodo. Having said that, it needs to be underlined that Inkodo is unlike any other note-taking app – it doesn’t simply let you make notes; it goes beyond with its photo-editing, notification, and streaming abilities. This is basically a very creative all in one app.…