Software, Services, Gadgets, and Concepts

Scalar

hosted publishing platform (USC)

Lynda.com

online video tutorials

Audacity

free audio software for multi-track recording and editing

Stata

Proprietary statistics software

Praat

free speech analysis software

Mathematica

symbolic mathematical computation program (commercial)

Wikipedia

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

HOMER2

a set of free Matlab scripts used for analyzing fNIRS data

Matlab

commercial programming language and numerical computing environment

Handbrake

a free and open-source video transcoder

Qualtrics

web-based survey tool

Endnote

commercial reference management software

ArcGIS

software for working with maps and geographic information

RefWorks

commercial reference management software

Kanopy

movie streaming via the CCDL

Amazon Mechanical Turk

a marketplace for work that requires human intelligence

SPSS

commercial statistics software (Pomona-owned computers only)

Tor

free software for enabling anonymous communication

HathiTrust Digital Library

collaborative digital repository/library

Atlas.ti

Qualitative data analysis software.

iClickers

response systems for interaction in larger gatherings

Casper Self Service

application installer (Pomona computers only)

Signal

Secure communication tool (software + service)

Mango

online language learning service

Sakai

learning management system for the Claremont Colleges

R

free statistics software environment and programming language and

VLC

free media player that works with almost any format

Twine

free software for interactive fiction and nonlinear stories

Video47

video on demand system at Pomona College

WordPress

software and/or a service for publishing websites