Software, Services, Gadgets, and Concepts

VLC

free media player that works with almost any format

R

free statistics software environment and programming language and

Scalar

hosted publishing platform (USC)

Twine

free software for nonlinear stories

Casper Self Service

application installer (Pomona computers only)

Mango

online language learning service

Audacity

free audio software for multi-track recording and editing

Mathematica

symbolic mathematical computation program (commercial)

Wikipedia

a free encyclopedia, written collaboratively by the people who use it.

SPSS

commercial statistics software (Pomona-owned computers only)

Atlas.ti

Qualitative data analysis software.

Video47

video on demand system at Pomona College

Lynda.com

online video tutorials

Tor

free software for enabling anonymous communication

Kanopy

movie streaming via the CCDL

Qualtrics

web-based survey tool

ArcGIS

software for working with maps and geographic information

Amazon Mechanical Turk

a marketplace for work that requires human intelligence

HOMER2

a set of free Matlab scripts used for analyzing fNIRS data

Endnote

commercial reference management software

RefWorks

commercial reference management software

Signal

Secure communication tool (software + service)

HathiTrust Digital Library

collaborative digital repository/library

Praat

free speech analysis software

iClickers

response systems for interaction in larger gatherings

Stata

Proprietary statistics software

WordPress

software and/or a service for publishing websites

Sakai

learning management system for the Claremont Colleges

Matlab

commercial programming language and numerical computing environment

Handbrake

a free and open-source video transcoder