With the release of Mountain Lion today, a slew of iOS and OS X apps are also being updated. Today Apple released an updated version of one of its more education-oriented iOS apps, iTunes U for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, and it comes with a number of improved features.
Users are now able to take notes during lectures or presentations watched from inside the iTunes U app. Searching through the app and sharing features have also been improved upon.
According to Apple, iTunes U Version 1.2 features:[quote]iTunes U 1.2 now makes it easy to take notes while watching or listening to a lecture. This update also adds the ability to search within posts, assignments, notes, and materials — from any of your subscribed courses — using the improved Search feature in iTunes U. It is also now simple to share your favorite courses with friends using Twitter, Mail, and Messages.[/quote]