Digital Teaching and Learning

Today In History Lite for iPhone

Today In History is the easiest/best way to get the history information you want when you want it. We are dedicated to sharing world history, and personally significant “historical” information.

This is the lite version of Today In History, to get rid of the ads get Today In History, today.

Problems with application? Check out our FAQ’s page in the application.

View what happened today in history, and share what happened today that’s significant to you. When were you born? Add it then invite your friends and become a part of their This day in history. Create your own life timeline to share with your friends(who have this app, or will go to or add another famous person’s events for all of our users to see.

- We have most notable events in all of history, ~100k
- On top of the day’s events we show you the notable figures that were born/died that day, also what holidays and observances happened that day.
- Hundreds of entries every day with several Wikipedia links per entry, there’s always something new to discover.
- No internet connection required.
- Ability to share an event on facebook, twitter, or by e-mail.
- Ability to comment on any entry. Tell us what you were doing the same day Henry VIII died, etc.

Features For Registered Users:
- Personal events that your friends will see in their daily events and that other users can access by going to your profile.
- Steamlined approval system of submitted global events.
- Ability to add favorites, friends that are tied to your account. Login on your friend’s phone and continue your fun.

Recommended for:

History fans, lovers of trivia facts, those who like This Day In History and Today In History pages. Fans of facts, sharing facts, and general love of trivia, knowledge, etc.

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  • Cost: Free
  • Skills Taught: History
  • Offline functionality: 100%
  • Accessibility Issues: The size of the font may be small for persons with eyesight issues.
  • Student Protection issues: None
  • Keywords: Today in History History American History World History
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later
  • Type: software
  • Device(s): iPhone, iPad
  • Subject Area: Social Studies
  • Category: Reference
  • Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, 9, Teacher/Administrator
  • Date Added: May 3, 2011
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