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ITS Recommends - Web Sites

  • EFF’s HTTPS Everywhere: Enables a secure connection on a large amount of websites by default
  • Your guide to Philadelphia’s mobile cuisine, food trucks, and stands.
  • GrubHub: Find restaurants near you & order online for free.
  • LiveMocha: Learn a language & connect with native speakers for instructive help.
  • Penn on Instagram: View & share campus images.
  • Sporcle: Mentally stimulating diversions.
  • TED: a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading
  • TitanPad: a web notepad that can be edited by multiple users at a time, with history replay, etc.


 ITS Recommends - Apps

  •  Dark Sky: Amazingly accurate weather forecasting including notifications for rain/snow.
  • Duolingo: Free iPad app for learning a new language. Limited to Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Portuguese (Brazilian).
  • Moves: Activity tracking without gadgets.
  • Opentable: Fun app for reserving tables at restaurants (with points for credit)
  • Spotify: Subscription based streaming music with full library
  • TripAdvisor: Find lowest airfare, best hotels, and great restaurants for travel


Latest Tips

  • With so many digital tools that require passwords, it’s difficult to create memorable passwords that are both unique and hard to guess. Use LastPass to get control of your passwords for National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

  • Smartphones and tablets offer convenience but pose unique security risks. Protect yourself with these mobile security tips as part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month!