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Duolingo - Learn Languages for Free

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars There are 284943 reviews
Free

Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Irish, Dutch, Danish, and English. Totally fun and 100% free.

• "Among apps for learning or practicing a language, you can't beat Duolingo." —PC Magazine. Awarded Editors' Choice for Language Learning.

• "Far and away the best free language-learning app." —The Wall Street Journal

• "We’ve also tried a few other methods such as book learning and Rosetta Stone, both of which bombed. That’s why I jumped at the chance to try Duolingo. And believe me, it’s addictive." —FluentIn3Months.com

Duolingo is changing the way people learn languages.

• It's free, for real. No fees, no ads, no gimmicks. A college-quality education without the price tag.

• It's fun. Lose hearts for answering incorrectly, advance by completing bite-sized lessons, and track your progress with shiny achievements.

• It's constantly improving. We bust out the lab coats regularly and measure how well you learn on Duolingo. Your learning experience only gets better over time.

If you want to learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Irish, Dutch, Danish, or English, the fast, fun, and free way, there's no better choice than Duolingo.

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Calculator Toolbox

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars There are 463 reviews
$1.49

Calculator Toolbox for WP, the one stop shop app for all your daily computing and conversion needs. Get 45 different calculators across 8 categories in one app. Also comes with a full featured Currency and Unit converter with 14 unit categories. There is no other app like Calculator Toolbox in any other mobile platform. So enjoy Calculator Toolbox which is exclusive to WP platform.

Key Features
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• Currently supports 45 different calcs across 8 categories.
• Full featured Currency Converter with Offline, Online and Auto Modes.
• Unit Converter with 14 unit categories.
• OneDrive integration allows to backup user's saved data and favorites. Saved data can be easily restored from OneDrive after switching phone or an application re-installation.
• Feature rich Mortgage, Auto Loan, and Auto Lease calcs. Ability to generate Excel Mortgage Summary Report on the fly. Ideal for Home buyers and Real Estate agents/brokers.
• Support for favorites. The favorites section on the main screen can hold up to 8 calcs at a time.
• Ability to pin favorites, calculator and converter categories to the home screen.
• Attractive and user friendly UI that adheres to the WP modern design guidelines.

Following are some of the key calculators included.

- Calculator
- Tip/Split Calc
- Discount Calc
- Debt To Income Ratio Calc
- Age As Of Calc
- Adult BMI Calc
- VAT/Sales Tax Calc
- Nav S-T-D Calc
- Dec To Frac Calc
- Margin/Markup/Profit Calcs
- Area/Volume Calcs

Break down by Category
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- 7 calcs under General
- 6 calcs under Mortgage
- 6 calcs under Auto
- 6 calcs under Finance
- 4 calcs under Percentage
- 8 calcs under Date and Time
- 6 calcs under Sales
- 2 calcs under Area
- 14 unit conversion categories

Power Planner

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars There are 6456 reviews
Free +

Power Planner is the ultimate homework planner for students, featuring online sync with iOS and Android apps, grade calculation, live tiles, automatic reminders, and more.

Power Planner is built specifically for Windows 10!

The free version has limitations like only 1 semester, only 5 grades per class, etc.

With Power Planner's online account, you can stay on top of homework assignments from your desktop, iPhone, Android, web browser, and Windows Phone!

Power Planner lets you manage semesters, enter classes with time schedules and room locations, add assignments and exams, receive automatic reminders about upcoming homework, and more.

The live tiles allow you to see your upcoming homework. You can also pin a schedule tile that tells you when and where your next class is. And you can pin each class as secondary tiles. Plus, you can set each of those as your detailed lock screen status.

Grade and GPA calculation is also fully supported, allowing you to know exactly what your GPA is across multiple semesters. You can also use "What If?" mode to find out what you need in order to keep an A in a class!

See your classes and homework from the Windows 10 Calendar app thanks to calendar integration!

Google Calendar integration also lets you see your classes and homework from Google Calendar!

The paid version unlocks the ability to add more than five grades per class, use multiple semesters/years, and more. It is purchased through an in-app purchase, and when you buy Power Planner once, you unlock it everywhere. However, the free version is still perfectly functional.

Grapher Calculator

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars There are 2368 reviews
$0.99

★★★ Top 2 paid app in marketplace of USA!!! ★★★
☆☆☆ Fully support WP8 and all resolution!!! ☆☆☆
★★★ The ONLY app supports implicit plot!!! ★★★

update in v1.5.5
support 720P & 1080P

update in v1.5.4
add Metro style Tile icon, you can switch the style in "equations" - "settings"

update in v1.5.3
1. fix display bug of equation solver

update in v1.5.2
1. move button '.' to right of button '0'
2. minor bug fix

update in v1.5.1
1. fix the polynomial solver bug
2. change sound effect default OFF

what's new in v1.5
1. add feature of polynomial solver
2. add feature of linear system solver
3. add sound effect
4. make it easy to input negative number in settings
5. change the tile icon
6. support alipay directly(支持支付宝直接付款)

new features will be added in v1.6
1. support extremum & zero point view in plot page
2. support view intersection point of functions

Features:
- includes a powerful and easy to use scientific calculator
- save calculation history
- radians and degrees angle modes
- cartesian, polar and parametric functions
- polynomial & linear system solver
- support pinch to zoom and drag for scrolling the graph in real time
- unlimited amout of equations can be added and plotted simultaneously
- customizable graph colors
- function tracing in cartesian
- graph view supports both portrait and landscape device orientation
- functions: sin, cos, tan, log10, ln, sinh, cosh, tanh, asin, acos, atan, asinh, acosh, atanh, √, ³√, rand, abs, sgn, fac, sfac, round, fpart, ceil, floor
Feel free to contact me if you have any question.

WolframAlpha

Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars There are 2339 reviews
$2.99

Remember the Star Trek computer? It's finally happening--with Wolfram|Alpha. Building on 25 years of development led by Stephen Wolfram, Wolfram|Alpha has rapidly become the world's definitive source for instant expert knowledge and computation.

Across thousands of domains--with more continually added--Wolfram|Alpha uses its vast collection of algorithms and data to compute answers and generate reports for you.
This app gives you access to the full power of the Wolfram|Alpha computational knowledge engine. Domains covered by Wolfram|Alpha include:

MATHEMATICS
Elementary Math
Numbers
Plotting
Algebra
Matrices
Calculus
Geometry
Trigonometry
Discrete Math
Number Theory
Applied Math
Logic Functions

STATISTICS & DATA ANALYSIS
Descriptive Statistics
Regression
Statistical Distributions
Probability

PHYSICS
Mechanics
Electricity & Magnetism
Optics
Thermodynamics
Relativity
Nuclear Physics
Quantum Physics
Particle Physics
Statistical Physics
Astrophysics

CHEMISTRY
Elements
Compounds
Ions
Solutions
Reactions
Chemical Thermodynamics

MATERIALS
Alloys
Minerals
Crystallography
Plastics
Woods

ENGINEERING
Acoustics
Aeronautics
Electric Circuits
Fluid Mechanics
Steam Tables
Psychrometrics
Refrigeration

ASTRONOMY
Star Charts
Astronomical Events
Planets
Moons
Space Weather
Stars
Pulsars
Galaxies
Star Clusters
Nebulae
Astrophysics

EARTH SCIENCE
Geology
Geochronology
Geodesy
Earthquakes
Tide Data
Atmosphere
Climate

LIFE SCIENCES
Animals & Plants
Dinosaurs
DNA Sequence Lookup
Proteins
Genomes
Metabolic Pathways

COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCES
Cellular Automata
Substitution Systems
Turing Machines
Computational Complexity
Algebraic Codes
Fractals
Image Processing

UNITS & MEASURES
Conversions
Comparisons
Dimensional Analysis
Industrial Measures
Paint

DATES & TIMES
Date Computations
Time Zones
Calendars
Holidays
Geological Time

WEATHER
Current & Historical Weather
Forecasts
Wind Chill
Hurricanes
Clouds
Climate

PLACES & GEOGRAPHY
Maps
Projections
Geodesy
Navigation
Distances
Geomagnetism
Geocoding
Countries
Cities
Elevation Data
Oceans
Lakes
Rivers
Islands
Mountains

PEOPLE & HISTORY
People
Genealogy
Names
Occupations
Political Leaders
Historical Events, Periods & Countries
Historical Money

CULTURE & MEDIA
Books
Movies
Video Games
Fictional Characters
Mythology
Television Programs
Awards

MUSIC
Musical Notes
Intervals
Chords
Scales
Audio Waveforms
Instruments
Songs

WORDS & LINGUISTICS
Word Properties
Dictionary Lookup
Puzzles
Anagrams
Languages
Document Length
Morse Code
Soundex

SPORTS & GAMES
Football
Baseball
Olympics
Stadiums
Lotteries
Card Games

COLORS
Color Names & Systems
Color Addition
Temperatures
Wavelengths

MONEY & FINANCE
Stock Data
Indices
Mutual Funds
Futures
Mortgages
Present Value
Currency Conversion
Bonds
Derivatives Valuation
Wages
Sales Tax

SOCIOECONOMIC DATA
Demographics
Countries
US States
US Counties
Cities
Economics
Agriculture
Energy
Salaries
Unemployment
Cost of Living
Health Care
Housing
Social Statistics
Crime
Military
Religion

HEALTH & MEDICINE
Body Measurements
Growth Charts
Exercise
Diseases
Mortality Data
Medical Test Data

FOOD & NUTRITION
Foods
Dietary References

EDUCATION
International Education
Universities
Public Schools
Standardized Tests

ORGANIZATIONS
Companies
Hospitals
Foundations
International Organizations

TRANSPORTATION
Airports
Airlines
Aircraft
Flight Data
Gasoline Prices
Tides

TECHNOLOGICAL WORLD
Communications
Satellites
Space Probes
Photography
Barcodes

WEB & COMPUTER SYSTEMS
Website Data
IP Lookup
Notable Computers
String Processing
Hashing
Unicode Lookup


(Wolfram|Alpha Pro capabilities such as file upload and personal
analytics are not yet available through this app.)

Dictionary - Free Offline Dictionary

Rated 4 out of 5 stars There are 4180 reviews
Free

Came across a fascinating new word while reading an English Classic? Writing an article & looking for a more sophisticated synonym for a rather simple word? Stuck on your crossword puzzle? Dictionary+ is here with all the answers!

Dictionary + is your free English dictionary and thesaurus right on Windows device. This offline dictionary/ thesaurus offers you the meaning of English words along with their synonyms, antonyms, usage examples, spelling suggestions and more! All these features make Dictionary+ a handy tool for quick reference, looking up definitions, spellings, similar and related words and help you enhance your English vocabulary.

Dictionary+ features:

+Extremely fast, simple and easy to use
+More than 147000 words
+This Dictionary/ thesaurus works without an internet connection (offline)
+Use this thesaurus to look up synonyms, antonyms, hypernyms (les specific), hyponyms (more specific), meronyms (part of) & more!
+Example sentences to help you understand the contextual meaning of a particular word
+An intelligent word entry which suggests possible words and correct spellings as you type
+Use the ? wildcard for any character or * for a group of characters in the search
+Lookup the Wikipedia page for a word and search for related Wikipedia articles for words right from the app.
+Save your most used or interesting new words as bookmarks
+Keep track of the most recent words that you’ve looked up in the current session, with the recent history option
+Based on the Princeton University WordNet Project.

Whether you’re a writer, teacher, student or just someone with a passion for the English language, this free offline Dictionary app is a pocket thesaurus you would love to own! Get this free offline English Dictionary and thesaurus now and learn new words, definitions and spellings on-the-go!

This free offline English dictionary and thesaurus has more than 147000 words with their synonyms, antonyms, definitions and more. This English dictionary and thesaurus is a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The intelligent word entry suggests possible correct spellings as you type, as well as listing other possible words. Keep track of the most recent words that you’ve looked up in the current session, with the recent history option. Just click on the left or right arrows and the dictionary definition for your previously searched words are shown.

Learn new words, spellings, definitions and improve your English vocabulary with this offline free English Dictionary and thesaurus. The Wikipedia integration makes it easy to look up detailed definitions and information about any particular English word or phrase. You can also keep track of your favorite words or new interesting words by bookmarking them.

Now you don’t have to carry a pocket Dictionary or open your internet browser every time you need a synonym for an English word. Just open up this free offline Dictionary & thesaurus and look up synonyms, antonyms, definitions and more anytime, anywhere.

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