2013

Prezi

Prezi is a zooming presentation software. My friend and colleague John, had to make one for his course. The brief was to produce a Prezi about Tony Busan’s Mind Maps. We collaborated and this is what we produced. He wanted it as a video as this was a requirement of Read more…

By pj, ago
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Sigh

Been having a troublesome day so…….. I thought I would cheer myself up with some Art. I am more ignorant of Art than I care to mention but I know what I like. Perhaps the most famous paintings I have seen were in the Uffizi gallery in Florence my favourite Read more…

By pj, ago
2013

You are being monitored

Stop Press: Merkel calls Obama about ‘US spying on her phone’ AND EU to hold Brussels summit amid US spying row The National Security Agency is monitoring YOU. You Internet activity and mobile phone use. So what next? Perhaps: New from the NSA: Internal Patriot Discovery from MarkFiore on Vimeo. Read more…

By pj, ago
2013

New

I have a new site, moving the old WordPress hosted to my account with Hostgator. This gives me: Unlimited email accounts (my students can have one e.g. Bill@eCollege.me) Unlimited sub domains (this is a sub domain) I can now have a static web page for the main site I have Read more…

By pj, ago
2013

MOOCs

Infographic: How Many Students Are Completing Free Online Courses? Marcus Varner July 10, 2013 8:00 am Online Education Share this on: by MOOCs  Massive Open Online Courses (free online courses that are open to anyone) are more popular than Justin Bieber right now, but, as is to be expected from Read more…

By nowchangeyourlife, ago
2013

Essential Free Graphics

A good graphics program is essential. Photoshop is used by all professionals and I did a free online course where I learned the essentials. Photoshop CS2 is very old but available free of charge. I use it primarily to make backgrounds transparent. I have a green studio in Second Life Read more…

By nowchangeyourlife, ago