DocHub – Google Drive & Chrome extension for editing & signing PDFs

Use DocHub to edit PDFs online DocHub is an online PDF annotator and document signing platform. It lets users add text, draw, add signatures and make document templates. Reorder, rotate, and merge PDFs The Page Manager displays thumbnails of each page in your document, allowing you to rotate, delete, or reorder pages using drag and…

Tech Tip: Automatic back up to cloud storage

Whilst a student at SHU you will often find yourself using various platforms of technology to support you with your learning. Therefore, majority of the work you will be completed on a digital file therefore it is important to ensure all your work is backed up properly to additional storage devices. To access a step…

App of the Week: Travefy

With summer already here, most of you must be looking forward to planned holidays. With the highs of every holiday comes the low of organising your holiday. What if there was an app to help you organise your itinerary? Actually, there is – Travefy. Travefy is a website that helps combine all your flight bookings, hotel bookings,…

Did you know: Create secure passwords

The answer to the question ‘How many accounts do you have online?’ is not a simple one. There’s Facebook, email, that forum you posted on, that website you buy things from, that app you use, that blog you write on – the list is endless. The next question is: How many passwords do you have?…

Google Apps for Education – Google Forms

Powered by Docs’ spreadsheets, Google forms allows you to create unlimited free forms and surveys. It includes all the basic form options that you would expect – text, paragraph text, multiple choice, list, and so on. It is highly intuitive and easy to use. To create a poll, survey,or quiz go to drive.google.com and click new and choose Google…

Google Apps for Education – Google Calendar

Google Calendar Google Calendar is a straightforward calendar app that allows you to organise all your appointments, events, and tasks. The most attractive feature of Google Calendar is the flexibility it offers you in terms of creating individual calendars. By doing this you can create a calendar each for personal appointments, timetabled classes, and so on.…

Google Apps for Education – Google Groups

Google Groups Google Groups is a free, online service aimed at groups that are looking to share information easily and communicate effectively. With Google groups, members can share files, posts, and ideas; create discussions; and send emails. All emails that are sent within and to the group are archived, so it’s easily searchable when you want to…