Monthly Archives: January 2010

links for 2010-01-31

The Web Way to Learn a Language Interesting use of live chat in learning languages. (tags: learning) Tapscott: Digital natives need tech-rich education “This generation has a big problem—it’s us. The problem, to me, is older people who don’t ‘get … Read

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links for 2010-01-30

Student Online Publishing In the vein of "don't hand it in, publish it;" a list of safe sites for sharing student work online. (tags: publishing homework) Wondering Why You Can’t Pre-Order an iPad? It Isn’t Legal Yet (tags: ipad) Google … Read

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links for 2010-01-29

A Complete Guide to Finding and Using Incredible Flickr Images (tags: photography flickr) Educators Inclined More Toward Digital Content (tags: classroom teaching) Lean With It: To Succeed, iPad Must Revolutionize Reading. It Hasn't…Yet (tags: ipad reading e-reading) Apple Change Quietly … Read

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5 ways the iPad and education could go together

You’ve no doubt heard by now that Apple’s newest gadget, the iPad, was announced on Wednesday. Based on what was shared during Steve Jobs’ keynote demonstration, the iPad looks to be lightweight, easy to use, and super-fast. (A shorter, more … Read

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links for 2010-01-28

How To Use Google Wave to Get More from Events & Conferences (tags: google wave conferencing) Ten Things Missing From the iPad (tags: apple ipad tablets) 2 Minute Moodles on Vimeo Short video-based instruction on various Moodle features. (tags: moodle … Read

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It’s Data Privacy Day! What does Google know about you?

Today is Data Privacy Day, an effort to expand dialog on issues related to our increasingly networked lives, the data we generate, and the responsible use of that data. As one of the event’s official sponsors, Google has made public … Read

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What is a tablet computer?

A tablet is a computer with a touchscreen that can be navigated using your fingers or a stylus.  It is similar to a slate and looks like a laptop with the screen on the outside.  Some have a keyboard that … Read

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Breaking news: Apple announces the iPad

This afternoon, after much speculation, Steve Jobs unveiled the newest addition to the Apple family.  The iPad is reportedly the thinnest, lightest, and fastest currently on the market.  The name, however,  doesn’t seem to be gaining many popularity points. The … Read

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Depot tips: Creating a PDF

In light of the current Depot activity, here are a few reminders to make the document-sharing process as easy as possible on Depot. 1. Don’t forget that if you migrated from the older version of Depot (Content Enhancement Library) your … Read

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links for 2010-01-26

YouTube to Stream State of the Union, Let the Public Ask Questions (tags: youtube news) Hands-on with Google Voice for the iPhone Google Voice is now available for the iPhone as a web app. (tags: google voice iphone) Has Google … Read

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