Monthly Archives: November 2010

links for 2010-11-30

Facebook Now Offers M.B.A. Alongside 'FarmVille' Interesting new approach to online degrees: Learn through a Facebook app, and don't pay until you've gotten your degree. What do you think? (tags: facebook learning) Researcher Warns of iPhone Phishing Dangers Something to … Read

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Open source video learning with the Khan Academy

I can’t believe we’ve never covered Khan Academy in this blog. What is it? The Khan Academy is a collection of more than 1,800 short video tutorials on topics in math, science, economics, history, and test preparation–all available online, for … Read

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links for 2010-11-29

Over 60,000 click on scam Facebook app which claims you can see who checked your profile Hopefully this scam will be shut down by the time you read this, but be aware that there is currently no way to see … Read

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How to create a more productive environment at work

Jason Fried, co-founder of 37 Signals, believes in a better alternative to the distraction-packed work routine that many of us face 40 or more hours a week in an office.  Our work offices are usually the least conducive environments for … Read

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links for 2010-11-28

Will videoconferencing replace the telephone? A look at the history and possible future of video calls. (tags: video conferencing) Hate PowerPoint? Here Are 5 Web-based Alternatives You don't need to download software to put together a top-notch presentation. here are … Read

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links for 2010-11-26

Tis the Season…for checking e-mail? Guilty. But I usually don't reply to them. (tags: e-mail) What You Need to Know When Buying a Media Streamer Looking for a way to stream online audio/video to your television? Here are some things … Read

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5 new iPad features introduced this week in iOS 4.2

This week, Apple released the long-awaited 4.2 version of iOS, its operating system for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. This is a free upgrade–plug your iPad into your computer to sync and perform the update. 4.2 unifies the operating … Read

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links for 2010-11-25

Must-have Android Apps For Newbies Useful utilities for your Android-based phone. (tags: android) Why all scientists should blog: a case study Interesting read on how blogging can help spread academic knowledge. (tags: academia blogging) What You Need to Know When … Read

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Create an interactive presentation with SlideRocket

Happy Thanksgiving from Stratepedia! We hope you get a break to enjoy some good food and relaxation today. — Aaron, Amber, Nate, and Mark SlideRocket is a web-based application that allows you to to create and share interactive presentations.  This … Read

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links for 2010-11-24

Facebook Doesn't Make Us Antisocial, Study Says A new study suggests that "Facebook isn't turning us into heartless robots, and it isn't even making us all that anti-social, either." What do you think? (tags: facebook social) HTTPS Everywhere Updates with … Read

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