Join us for an App Open Mic

October 23, 2012


Do you have a favorite app you use for research? Collaboration? Instruction? Want to show and learn what others are using?

Come and join us for a dynamic, round-table style event open to everyone: students, faculty, and librarians, and engage in the opportunity to learn from each other.

Calling all mobile device lovers, app enthusiasts, and curious minds who want to learn more about how to use mobile technology for research, learning, and teaching. Mark your calendars, spread the word and join us for:

App Open Mic
Date: Friday, November 16, 2012
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm (drop in)
Location: Blackburn Room, 4th floor Robarts Library

Coffee provided

To register and for more information:

UTSC’s Mobile AppStar Finalists Announced

October 9, 2012

Source: UTSC's AppStar Competition Website

AppStar is the University of Toronto Scarborough’s Mobile App Development Competition. The contest provides students like you with an opportunity to turn good ideas into great mobile apps, with a chance to win big cash prizes: $1000 for third place, $2000 for second, and the grand prize, $3000.

The Finalists

The finalists in this year’s AppStar competition are (in alphabetical order):

1 40Books
Your book exchange source
8 UTSC Campus Assistance Tool Live (UCAT Live)
Our university in your pocket.
2 CustomCram
Study Better.
9 UTSC Essentials (UTSC E)
UTSC, simplified
3 Escort Me!
Help is a Click Away!
10 UTSC SmartNet
News You Can Use!
4 UTSC Connect
Connect to your campus
11 UTSC Study Space Spotter
The fastest way to find study space at UTSC
5 Is It Open?
Check if your favourite room is open
12 UTSCheduler
Organize your UTSC experience in the palm of your hand
6 ResLife
Just the thing for your residence life
13 what2eat@utsc
What should I eat today?
7 UTMessenger
Connecting you to campus