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Ben Moskowitz » Now’s the time for collaborative video on Wikipedia. This post outlines one step toward bringing collaborative video editing to Wikipedia.

Ben Moskowitz » Now’s the time for collaborative video on Wikipedia

For years, the idea of a video-rich Wikipedia has animated free knowledge advocates, public media, and educators. But the technical complexity involved in enabling collaborative video editing has always put this promise just out of reach. Waffling Wilson sur Twitter : "Safe journey home everyone at #altc really enjoyed being part of the conference virtually."... Global collaboration. ICT provides a range of opportunities to connect Australian student with peers in Asia.

Global collaboration

Through use of synchronous and asynchronous technologies students have the opportunity to connect and collaborate on a range of topics that takes learning beyond the four walls of the classroom. The Global Collaboration Across the Curriculum toolkit supports teachers to design, implement and manage collaborations that provide Australian students with the opportunity to connect with peers in Asia. Watch this: Google Docs can automatically generate QR Codes. Intercultural exchange. VMCOLAB. Telecollaboration in historical spaces - Tâches de sens... Ten cool Chrome tricks you can use right now. Google Chrome is the most popular web browser in the world.

Ten cool Chrome tricks you can use right now

Learn some tricks for using it more efficiently and also have some fun along the way. According to StatCounter, Google Chrome currently holds the crown when it comes to web browser market share, standing at 35%, compared to about 32% for Internet Explorer, 22% for Firefox and about 7% for Safari. I have seen Google's Chrome web browser make significant inroads in the enterprise over the past couple of years; what started out as a consumer novelty (in the eyes of this sysadmin) has become an institutional product.

New from ICTP: an app that compiles images and audio into video-like recording. 19 handy Google tricks that you weren’t aware of. Advantages Of VOIP. "By luck, I stumbled upon your site, and of course I wanted to try it out.

Advantages Of VOIP

I went on to deposit $500 on OneTwoTrade, then opened 5 positions and won 4. Took out the $500 and still have the profit of $288 to trade with. This is a great system you got there Sir, I definitely owe you one. " Shelly Green - New York "I began with $200 on OneTwoTrade and I went down to $100 the first day. John Bates - Los Angeles. BYOD Case Study: Sheffield High School.

Sheffield High School is a private girls’ all-through school, ie ages 4-18, in the urban setting of Sheffield, England. It has around 1000 pupils. Girl with phoneThe school makes for an interesting case study in that it has not yet actually implemented a BYOD programme. How I used a Cyrillic charset to solve the Gerbildoc mojibake problem. A number of discussions are going on at the moment about the importance of preserving representation information for electronic files.

How I used a Cyrillic charset to solve the Gerbildoc mojibake problem

Given the many possible ways even ordinary text can be encoded, it can never be taken for granted that digital files will be readable in the future. 9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class. 1- Uniflip UniFlip converts your magazine, brochure or catalog from its original PDF format into an exciting, professional multi-media digital format with pages that flip.

9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class

Audience Response Systems. DOWNLOAD Design and Publish Your Own Free Digital Magazine. Want to put together your own digital magazine, but not sure where to start?

DOWNLOAD Design and Publish Your Own Free Digital Magazine

Time to read “Design and Publish Your Own Free Digital Magazine”, the latest manual from MakeUseOf. This digital magazine publishing guide outlines everything you need to put together your own gorgeous online publication, from logos to layout to online publication at Issuu. By Daniel Malpica, the Editor-in-chief and Designer of [Radiador] Magazine, this manual explains everything you need to know in order to put together a digital magazine of your own. From designing a logo in Illustrator to editing pictures in Photoshop to laying out your articles in InDesign, this guide teaches you everything you need to know if you want to put together and distribute your own digital magazine. Blackboard Collaborate’s Live Virtual Classrooms in New Era of Learning. Participants can join live sessions from anywhere: Blackboard, a recognized leader in enterprise technology products for education and training use, is now making its mark in delivering live collaboration for the virtual classroom with Blackboard Collaborate.

Blackboard Collaborate’s Live Virtual Classrooms in New Era of Learning

Since acquiring the Elluminate and Wimba web conferencing products a couple years back, the company developed the newer product offering Blackboard Collaborate to integrate web, video, and voice conferencing as well as IM features that facilitate live learning anywhere with one product. To understand the need for virtual classrooms as a platform, the education sector in particular has several broader objectives to contend with. Cost, class availability, and broader learning objectives: Facing tough budget constraints, educational organizations are able to deploy virtual classroom learning for far less than traditional brick and mortar costs. MFL - Let your alter ego out - news. Last Updated:5 October, 2012Section:news Bring languages to life with personalised online characters Ever thought of building a robot and having it do all your dirty work in the classroom?

MFL - Let your alter ego out - news

The Best Language Tools for Geeks. SExpand No matter your command of the English language, we all have trouble defining, pronouncing, or even remembering certain words, which makes writing tough.

The Best Language Tools for Geeks

Instagram Photo Gallery Widgets. Posting a YouTube on Pinterest. Another positive virtual world wave approaching. We can argue about the delineation between types of virtual world, games and social media and their popularity with users, press, business etc. However it does seem there are some interesting developments that feel like a rejuvinating step. For those of us in the industry and still passionate about it it is good news as we can help all the people just discovering all the wonderful benefits, the interesting challenges and sparking new ideas on how to communicate live online. The first biggie is the birth of the web based (Facebook) virtual world. Cloud Party.! - speak to the web!

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Twitter – A Teaching and Learning Tool. I think I have found the perfect place to reflect on the way a network, and specifically how Twitter, can impact on what goes on in the classroom. No mains gas, no telephones, no mobile signal, no internet connection, no possible way to interact with my personal learning network (PLN). Schools Awarded the European Quality Label, October 2011. Skype Calls for e-Twinning in L2.