Category Archives: Basic Entry

How Netflix Can Screw You With “Holds”

Have you ever put your Netflix account on hold while on vacation or for some other reason? Did you realize that under Netflix’s current business practices and policies could actually end up paying for your account anyway, even though it’s … Continue reading

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Presentation: How videopodcasting changed my teaching life: we’re getting there.

This presentation was given in slightly different forms as a featured presentation for both the New Media Consortium’s “Online Conference on the Convergence of Web Culture and Video” and the Capitol District’s Ed Tech Group (CDETG) Spring 07 meeting on … Continue reading

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Recent Presentation: Top Web-Based Free Tools for Communication and Collaboration

From SUNY TLT Conference, November 15-16, 2007, Poughkeepsie, NY: | View | Upload your own

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Latest Cool Tools and Moodle fanatic

Here are some of the latest cool tools I’ve stumbled across – they could easily be used for cool uses in the classroom: Turn your images and music into cool videos – cool for art history or any topic for … Continue reading

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Children’s TV Reel and German Reel

A while back I posted my old commercial reel from my acting days in NYC. Now here are a couple other reminiscences: Children’s TV German TV Teaching

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Raving in Second Life

Click To Play A story recollection from the first time I was at a New Media Consortium event in Second Life and could not stop dancing…

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Another blog left behind…

It’s true. I’ve been neglecting this blog… New job, new baby, move to the country. Whew. So I thought I’d post a little something about the current interesting things to me: Moodle, Second Life, Sloodle, vRoom, and of course, Rishi.

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From textbook to Performance Content

As you can tell, Campus Technology is my new favorite magazine of the moment, so I’ll keep bringing up more articles I think are interesting enough to pass on… This recent article delves into the move away from textbooks as … Continue reading

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Virtual PDF Printer for PC

Why is it that creating PDFs is built into the Mac OSX and not on PCs? Ever wondered how to make a PDF from a Word DOC or PowerPoint or Publisher or etc. on a PC? On the Mac it’s … Continue reading

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Lectures in Video/Audio, & Smart Phones: Campus Technology

A nice article in Campus Technology about capturing lectures in video or audio with Tegrity to enable students to have remote access to lectures and notes on their iPods, for example… http://www.campus-technology.com/article.asp?id=18187&p=3 Followed by a nice little piece on using … Continue reading

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