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Pack the Apps for College!

It’s college time! Students are flocking to campuses nationwide, excited about a year full of new friends, exciting adventures and enriched learning. Thanks to broadband connectivity, there are a host of eTools ready to support scholars as they navigate campuses and celebrate independence. The Life 360 app pinpoints the exact location of friends and family while the Circle of Six app allows students to call six emergency contacts with just the click of a button. Meanwhile, Mint helps students budget their money and includes a monthly spending report. Wunderlist helps students stay organized, Chegg helps students compare textbooks prices, and Evernote allows students to take notes on their mobile device. Thanks to broadband, some of those college jitters are being erased by handy digital tools.