Research FUSE Labs - Kodu Game Lab An overview of Kodu. (Click to play) Kodu lets kids create games on the PC and Xbox via a simple visual programming language. Kodu can be used to teach creativity, problem solving, storytelling, as well as programming. Anyone can use Kodu to make a game, young children as well as adults with no design or programming skills. Since Kodu's introduction in 2009, we have visited the White House, teamed up with great groups like NCWIT and DigiGirlz, inspired academic research and been the subject of a book (Kodu for Kids). Kodu for the PC is available to download for free. home GLAM Galleries • Libraries • Archives • Museums Email the team: glam wikimedia.org The GLAM-WIKI project supports GLAMs and other institutions who want to work with Wikimedia to produce open-access, freely-reusable content for the public. Different GLAMs have different needs and goals for their projects. This site includes all Wikimedia projects and languages.
3 Great Social Media Policies to Steal From This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business. As social media continues to become more mainstream, the chances that your employees will use these online tools for personal and professional purposes are high. Plus, if you encourage your staff to be brand representatives, using the social web to help grow your company and engage with your customers, then you have a potential fireball of a situation where lines could be unknowingly crossed. You need a social media policy that sets the foundation of your expectations, empowers your employees to tweet or blog without fear, rewards social media problem-solving, and educates staff on things to avoid in both personal and professional status updates. It's smart business to have a social media policy, and lucky for you some of the biggest brands have already paved the way and published policies that you can emulate. 1.
Greteman Group | Social Media PolicyGreteman Group We are a plugged-in people, constantly bombarded by friend requests, photo tags, status updates and links to videos of funny babies and pets. At Greteman Group, we not only embrace the media and technology that make these bombardments possible, we harness them for our clients. We also welcome the power of individuals to leverage and enhance their personal brands through these tools. At the same time, we recognize the challenges of the increasing competition for our time and attention created by this barrage of messages. We’re adding the following policy to our official employee manual. Overall PhilosophyWhile you are on company time, please refrain from online activities that don’t bring value to Greteman Group. Blogging Microsoft has a bone-simple blogging policy. While you are employed with Greteman Group, please observe the following blogging guidelines: Do not work on your personal blog during business hours. Use Facebook and Google+ (and similar sites) as your personal network.
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