Studies
Studies
1.7.2

4.5

Studies free download for Mac

Studies

1.7.2
08 October 2019

Flashcards for serious students (was Mental Case).

Overview

Studies (was Mental Case) is a flashcard app for the serious student, with editions for Mac, iPhone and iPad. It's a tool to extend your knowledge, and it doesn't matter what it is you want to learn - medicine, law, history, driving, aviation, fine art, music, or martial arts - from simple day-to-day tidbits, to knowledge of life changing importance. Studies is an app to help you achieve your learning goals.

Features:
  • Study Notes - Studies allows you to turn the information you need to learn into study notes, similar to traditional flashcards, but much more powerful. Notes can include as many sides as you like, each of which can contain text, images, audio, and even video. You can create your own, or download shared sets from Quizlet.com.
  • Due for Study - Studies includes scientifically-based learning schedules designed to make the time you spend studying as efficient as possible. Set a schedule based on your goals, from long-term learning to cramming for an exam, and Studies will automatically make notes due for study each day.
  • Study Sessions - Once you have a set of notes prepared, you can study them in beautifully presented study sessions, which make studying less of a chore. Grade yourself as you go, and studies will ensure the ones you don't know very well will reappear more often in future sessions.
  • Statistics - Everything you study is tracked by Studies. This information is used to schedule notes for future study, but also to provide statistics and predictions on how well you know the material. You can not only see how many notes you graded right or wrong, but you also have access to estimates of how long you will remember what you are studying.
  • Selective Sync with iCloud - Many of us now carry multiple Apple devices, and having your data silo-ed on one device is a drag. Studies includes iCloud sync using the latest CloudKit technology from Apple. Add notes on your desktop Mac, and they will appear on your iPhone or iPad when you come to study them later. Even your study sessions are synced, so you can start on one device, and finish on another. You can even choose what you want to sync.
  • Sharing - Studies has a multitude of different file formats to share your study notes with others. You can export an archive that can be imported into Studies (or Mental Case) on another device. You can also import and export standard text formats like CSV and TSV, which are supported by many flashcard web sites.
  • Mental Case Migration - Studies is the next generation of the app Mental Case. If you have been using Mental Case on your Mac or iOS device, you can migrate all of your data, including the study history and scheduling, to Studies when you first launch. You should even find your data takes up much less space in Studies than it did in Mental Case.

What's new in Studies

Version 1.7.2:
  • Fixed sync between macOS 10.15 and iOS 13, with earlier OSes

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27 Studies Reviews

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Bumbleb
08 October 2008

Most helpful

I have this app, and sometimes put info into it, but I rarely use it. I think it requires some discipline to sit down an watch a lesson. It needs some factor that will make me have to think. Like choosing random cards as possible answers, then I'd have to selectth right on, that matches the question. As it is now, I'm too bored to use it daily. Better to spend the money on some ginseng, and the time on some meditation.
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Version 1.4.2
Evgin
08 October 2019
Studies 1.7.1 I am testing the potential of your application, and I am experiencing the very consistent problem of Font Size and Alignment, which works randomly. It is really buggy like hell! I confirm! It takes me 72 seconds to open a group of Stack!
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Version 1.7.1
sup3rny4nb0y2
14 April 2019
Unfortunately, buggy like hell! ≥__≤
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Version 1.6.2
1 answer(s)
yarex
yarex
12 November 2019
I agree. Very unstable. Still crashes and needs to be reinstalled.
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Version 1.7.2
RogerKatz
20 May 2018
Available today for $9.99
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Version 1.2.5
Bort1611
14 March 2018
Current available at 50% off, see https://nucleobytes.com/pifest/index.html. Note that malware is NOT detected in the download. I am not affiliated with the developers, just thought people should know.
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Version 1.2.5
Iwolf2
30 November 2017
IMPORTANT NOTICE PLEASE READ BEFORE DOWNLOADING! Downloaded today and my system tagged this item as Malware! MacUpdate, Developer and downloaders please take note this program may be infected! Needs to be investigated further.
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Version 1.2.3
werner57a
30 April 2017
Extremely pleased that I chose Studies. Reasons include: User support so far excellent (though very little has been needed) Powerful User friendly Interacts happily with Excel, a really big deal, imo Unlimited "facets" - basically, these are fields or columns in Excel lingo (build in Excel, upload to Studies, bring all fields in) Import online Quizlet files No need to "master" Studies as one must master certain other powerful "flashcard" apps - developers put the user first. By itself, Studies is powerful; used in connection with Excel, one can do, and do simply, about anything.
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Version 1.1.5
Kt2
03 January 2017
Better than Anki
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Version 1.1.3
Igor-Freiberger
30 April 2013
To learn using flashcards was quite a simple and far-from-exciting experience for me. Not more. Mental Case impressed me since the very first time I ran it. This app put the flashcards in a whole new level. It combines a beautiful, well-polished interface with a number of excellent features. Firstly, you do not need to leave Mental Case to download card sets (stacks) from the thousands available for free on Quizlet and FlashcardExpress. Stacks can be grouped in cases and freely ordered. In second place, you are not limited to the traditional two-sided cards. Mental Case 2.x can create and handle cards with multiple facets, a convenient resource to complex matters. Card editing allow user to change fonts and colors, insert images and audio and even apply stack-wide format using templates. For each stack you can define a number of controls regarding the way Mental Case will exhibit the cards. A very nice feature is the Learning Schedule option, what lets user to choose between five patterns. Mental Case will keep track of your studies and can handle the card exhibition considering a target deadline or a spaced repetition (the "long-term learning", based on an algorithm). The cards you gave wrong answers or did mark with "wrong" will be showed again after a while until you get it correctly. As small pluses Mental Case groups the recently studied and added cards, the recent wrong answers, the cards not linked to any stack or the ones due to study. Although expensive for a flashcard tool, Mental Case offers much more than any other app I tried. It can be improved in some points, as quicker card edition or more controls when searching though the stacks available on the web. Anyway, the app is quite impressive right now and a real pleasure to use.
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Version 2.4.3
Sanchai
30 October 2012
Slow approval and too tight control by Apple on Mac App Store resulted in very slow update of software to correct bugs and add featurees. This will definitely shy away develiopers from Mac App Store, apart from hefty 30 % margin charged by Apple This is the beginning of the end of Mac App Store
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Version 2.3.3
Sanchai
20 August 2012
Where is version 2.3.1 update from Mac App Store? The version on Mac App Store is still 2.3 When can I expect the update
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Version 2.3.1
2 answer(s)
MacUpdate-Ryan
MacUpdate-Ryan
20 August 2012
Unfortunately that's completely out of the developers hands. It's likely they submitted the update to Apple and it's waiting for their approval.
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Sanchai
Sanchai
22 August 2012
Anyone have problem with Ecoute 3.0.6 as I do pease share if you have solution. I have tested Ecoute fom 3.0.3, 3.0.4, 3.0.5 and 3.0.6 all having same problem The dev want me to uninstall Flip4Mac, which work fine on my system. This should not. This should not be the case. The dev must ind solution!
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