Month: September 2005

Esquire wikis article on Wikipedia

CNET News.com describes how Esquire wikis article on Wikipedia. The experiment began wit the posting of a rough draft to Wikipedia. After close to 400...

$100 laptop is coming

An article in Macworld confirms it – MIT to launch $100 laptop prototype in November. This project has been talked about fairly widely over the...

AUC 2005

Report on attendance at AUC 2005 – the Apple University Consortium Academic and Developer Conference held at Wrest Point, Hobart, 25 – 28 September <http://auc.uow.edu.au/index2.html?conf/aucconf.html~mainFrame>...

Podcasting for learning

The Otter Group has published a 1.6 MB PDF document on Podcasting for learning. The 12 page document includes some background about podcasting, examples of...

Blogging and learning

Will Richardson at Weblogg-ed – The Read/Write Web in the Classroom has posted a reflection in which he brings together recent posts by George Siemens...

The Web 2.0 Is Here

This post by Dion Hinchcliffe appears to be a useful stepping off point for anybody wanting a quick introduction to Web 2.0. Among other things...

Web 2.0: The Power Behind the Hype

This teaser for a conference presentation, Web 2.0: The Power Behind the Hype, is worth a look for its insights into the variety of technologies...

Millennials Go to College

Michael Arnzen at Pedablogue writes about a demographic snapshot of entering college students at Seton Hill University – Millennials Go to College. Among the insights...

Educational ecosystems

George Siemens has posted in his Connectivism Blog about Designing ecosystems versus designing learning. His point is that many of our contrived instructional designs do...