@jnetman1 good point. I was looking for deals, and to see what they are offering to consumer parents!
New blog post: Go Green, Go Electric” featuring Miles Electric vehicles wins 1st place http://bit.ly/4xCH8P
New blog post: Password common sense not common http://bit.ly/mNOhD
@anderscj I think your twitter account has been hijacked somehow. I’m getting spam direct messages from it.
A fun view of the water towers in NE Edmond in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/LBCM2Q.t
says our Target store has 3 netbook options: EeePc, Acer and HP. of these my choice would be Acer, but I like … http://plurk.com/p/1furrd
Good lineup of netbook options at Target- I am thinking Acer Inspire or Dell Inspiron Mini… in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/fSUIag.t
And here is the birthday girl!!! (alebeit a few days late!) in Harrah, OK http://loopt.us/cMUL4w.t
Having some Amazing schnitzel at Old Germany restaurant!!!! in Harrah, OK http://loopt.us/4OprRA.t
Interesting. This gas station has gas with ethanol (cheaper) and 3 types of gas without. in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/x_gu0w.t
At this point I am loving AAA Premier unlimited towing in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/fzYxPA.t
Sitting at the Dodge dealer, waiting for the AAA tow truck again. Another shop can repair our van 4less… in Ok… http://loopt.us/dfY7KA.t
AT&T is rolling out “mobile TV” here in Oklahoma. Problem? Still very little of value to watch. in Oklahoma City… http://loopt.us/3EfJ0g.t
An 8 foot lego R2D2! With some amazingly cute Okies! :-) in Norman, OK http://loopt.us/7OA0FA.t
feels great after just enjoying s wonderful lunch with my 2 girls at Italianos downtown in OKC. Yum! http://plurk.com/p/1fjb5t
almost finished making digital backpack arrangements and transfers for next week’s COV in Hollis and COV in a week in Buffalo.
New blog post: Notes from the RTNDF Multimedia Workshop (Oklahoma) http://bit.ly/43UBQn
says very strange weather patterns here in central Oklahoma. I heard we’ve received 6 inches of rain the last … http://plurk.com/p/1f72g8
is in a journalism workshop at OU having a skype audio call with new textbook author Lori Lynch - guest speake… http://plurk.com/p/1f5zgc
#okmm now in a skype audio call with journalism textbook author Lori Lynch, on her cell in PA
Sure an glad I don’t commute from Norman into OKC. Crazy traffic northbound on I35. in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/rZBGlA.t
links for my preso at OU today: Multimedia and Social Web School Publishing Exemplars - http://bit.ly/TlMsQ
New blog post: Federal Guidance for ARRA Funds Released http://bit.ly/ktj8m
just made several changes to my claimid.com site, my digital footprint listing - http://bit.ly/1auba0
New blog post: Digital Voice Recorders Turn Students Into Interviewers http://bit.ly/4tHQyJ
Waiting in line to get a passport for our 5 year old. Only 1 place to apply in OKC area :-( in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/vK5XKg.t
The estimate to repair my wife’s car is $2500. Ugh! in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/niS8gA.t
New blog post: Google Voice and Latitude on the iPhone - Oops http://bit.ly/1rl2Q
Following AAA wrecker that is towing our vav to the dealer. Car computer problems. :-( in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/zqWifg.t
thinks using plurk on an iPhone away from all visible, wired tech connections feels a lot like communicating w… http://plurk.com/p/1egrn5
Anyone else having trouble with Flickrstorm? I didn’t work in our workshop last week in Hugo, not working today either. http://bit.ly/10FoWB
At UCO for a Storychasers / COV meeting to do various website updates and other things. I need to finish my PhD so I can apply to work here!
@mrmosesdotorg I wish Dell would just pass on the cost savings to consumers - obviously there are political reasons for this as you note
@dserrato yes, those ‘included in the price’ words seem a little misplaced when it comes to Ubuntu, don’t they?!
@vdub144 didn’t know Dell charged to downgrade from XP to Vista. $75, yikes.
New blog post: Thoughts on Macs and Netbooks http://bit.ly/13HYAM
New blog post: You still going to teach the same when you face this? http://bit.ly/LttAr
New blog post: Digital media becomes socially interesting as it becomes technologically boring (ubiquitous) http://bit.ly/13XlWT
I used the Mac freeware program Combine PDFs to put together our 22 page COV handout today - I love it!!! - http://bit.ly/9nXjp
@M_W good for you. you are a striver, and I hereby officially recommend you for a BIG raise! ;-)
@M_W woo hoo for the pool time, so sorry to hear about your reading material. :-)
Why is Dell charging the same for netbooks that ship with Ubuntu and WinXP Home? Ubuntu netbooks should be cheaper!!! - http://bit.ly/FKDQh
@sammorra I agree, I love ecamm’s call recorder for skype on the mac too!
Sarah’s new waterproof arm cast! (very pink!) in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/aUeQYA.t
Fantastic Clay Shirkey video on social media power, impact of all consumers now having producer power - http://www.newurl.us/u/?…
says my 9 year old broke her arm last week, small buckle fracture. just saw new xray today on dr’s netbook- ge… http://plurk.com/p/1e2bts
Sarah’s arm X-Ray of her buckle fracture today- orthopedic dr showed it on his netbook! in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/y6kKcA.t
Reviewing passport requirements for Rachel, to go to Hong Kong with us in September. in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/NygoGQ.t
@BarbInNebraska you are welcome! :-)
@JSW_EdTech hmm, ok. I am looking for a mobile-based way to do this. I will search diigo discussions for this topic….
Just used the free RunKeeper app for iPhone to track my walk today. It logged distance, speed, and even drew a map of my route! Amazing!
@JSW_EdTech so then diigo will sync the new iPhone bookmarks when connected to iTunes?
@laurasuebux thanks for recommending Bolero! It was great- best Sangria Shelly has ever had! Meatball tapa was amazing too. :-)
@TParks yes I will look for your email, thanks!
Just saw HP6 for the 2x. Good movie. Rowling is no Tolkien or Lewis, however. in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/uM86pw.t
The amazing Lego Indiana Jones!!! in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/iGD24w.t
Electronic cigarettes? Computerized nicotine intake, exhale water… in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/Ser0JA.t
Oklahoma AltEd conference is this next week. Thurs and Fri in OKC (Clarion) in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/UlIfaQ.t
Lego experts building a huge R2D2 at Penn Square Mall! in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/LrDlEA.t
AT&T store at Penn Square has Acer and Dell netbooks as demos! Sweet. in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/bRflfQ.t
asks has anyone figured out a good way to save a bookmark in safari to Diigo on an iPhone? http://plurk.com/p/1dr1rj
asks if I want to save a plurk for later reference on the iPhone app, is there a way to star or favorite it li… http://plurk.com/p/1dr1pk
is trying out the Plurk for iPhone app while Shelly reads her Kindle iPhone ebook… http://plurk.com/p/1dqtz6
new podcast: R U In My Space? Y Have A Social Media Policy Guideline? (NECC09 Preso) - http://bit.ly/gJJM3
New blog post: Podcast333: R U In My Space? Y Have A Social Media Policy Guideline? (NECC09 Preso by Karen Montgomery and Wesley Fryer) …
New blog post: Exemplary Digital Stories from Hugo, Oklahoma http://bit.ly/sKtPH
New blog post: Lincoln in Kansas - Ideas for a collaborative Kansas student podcasting project http://bit.ly/kAEF6
@kkilpatrick you can join the learning community and add videos w/out attending a COV workshop, but you are welcome to attend one.
@klbz that is great! She has developed an even mote acute sense of her audience since recording that voicethread!
@cheritoledo that is great! Please tell Jacqui hello for me! :-)
I am enjoying a 2nd plate of catfish at the new Choctaw casino south of Hugo, OK in Hugo, OK http://loopt.us/w812RQ.t
New blog post: Video game skills are serious business for the USAF: Meet the fleet of 7000 UAVs http://bit.ly/sCS0B
@coordinatortwo thanks! :-)
@ittosde will have to next time - I am header back to Edmond Fine Arts for Sahah’s end of theater camp performance
Trying out Google Latitude on my iPhone - similar to Loopt in McLoud, OK http://loopt.us/-a69zw.t
Oklahoma has some magnificent geography. I love traveling around our state. :-) @ Indian Nation Tpke & Rocky Point http://loopt.us/F_SeEQ.t
Great COV in Hugo this week- now driving home 3 hours! @ 2030 Rd & Indian Nation Tpke http://loopt.us/_GjsfQ.t
Just visited and photographed Showman’s Rest in Hugo, OK http://loopt.us/dlnm-w.t
New blog post: What’s your media platform for knowledge sharing? http://bit.ly/SOR7h
New blog post: 6 Wordpress blogs all updated to WP 2.8.2 http://bit.ly/2VpMSr
New blog post: Full Solar Eclipse Images http://bit.ly/AoxMy
New blog post: Learning, memory, stories, and books to read http://bit.ly/fAbQC
Still an hour from Hugo. I love this Indian Nations Turnpike. http://loopt.us/nrSMfw.t
Henryetta is home to famous cowboys Jim Shoulders and Troy Aikman! in Henryetta, OK http://loopt.us/5ZpxjA.t
Urbanspoon does not include Henryetta, Oklahoma as a town with restaurants http://loopt.us/Vv_oHA.t
New blog post: Thoughts about an after school Scratch club http://bit.ly/FN7lz
Departing for Hugo, Oklahoma to lead tomorrow’s COV workshop there in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/-DtZ0g.t
Great slogan for Cox Communications: “Empowering Your Digital World.” in Wichita, KS http://loopt.us/lAdxhg.t
New blog post: Google Documents introduces Templates http://bit.ly/7zWSn
I wish processing electronics orders from CDW was simpler. I’m supposed to have a qty of 42 for each but that is not the case tonight… :-(
@Hokanson wow those were great finds! Amazing how those storage prices keep dropping…
@kylepace yes, but I will do it via a blog post soon and send you the link!
Sign of the times: 250GB external hard drive for $60 US at WalMart in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/_z_gSg.t
New blog post: Chaiwan, The Innovation Economy, and our need to Educationally as well as Economically Re-Imagine Ourselves http://bit.ly …
Haven’t deleted WP spam comments in a week… 337 collected. Thank goodness for Akismet! :-)
@timwilson yes it was great to connect in Kona. I think we should make it a habit to meet in exotic places with our families!!! :-)
@paulawhite yes I am looking forward to it!!! :-)
@dmdanker thanks for the great guest blog post! :-)
@dmantz7 thurs should work, I will check with Eric
New blog post: 1:1 Teaching & Learning Session, OK SDE Leadership Conference http://bit.ly/SyIyI
@dmantz7 ok, we are on vacation thru Sunday in Hawaii. Let’s talk early next week!
Amazing volcano photography! http://volcanoman.com
New blog post: Technology Professional Development and Chocolate Cake http://bit.ly/yzFyJ
http://www.ohranger.com is a website to get National Park questions answered!
New blog post: Finding Balance http://bit.ly/W7TR6
New blog post: Connecting History and Art Through Video Creation http://bit.ly/17T2kb
@snbeach great - thank you!!!
@ryanbretag it could just perputuate existing teacher directed models. That is why I think it must be situated in a framework to go beyond-
@geoffcain I agree it can be a lot of work & bandwidth. From a hosting & content control standpoint I think we will see more orgs do it tho
RT @dmantz7: I am not sure of any college having setup its own YouTube site but YT has recently released an EDU side.
@daveowhite thanks I will check it out…
New blog post: Benefits of Social Networking http://bit.ly/gSw35
Anyone know of a college that has set up its own YouTube-like site for profs and students to use? (flash-based transcoding, embeddable vids)
@wdeihl you are most welcome. Hopefully commenters will suggest more options as well.
@paulawhite agreed. Having a classroom space online is a huge step forward for many classrooms. A step into a wider world, to quote ObiWan
@ryanbretag I agree posting HW on a wiki isn’t invention level tech integration. It is a HUGE step forward for many, however. Small steps…
@plnaugle I wish my printer had a no color printing option!
@ssjenk6 I will look for a no-ads printing option next time. Good idea. Not sure if AA does that but I will check
@alicebarr my pleasure - it was fun! :-) looks like a great week of learning for your students!
New blog post: Through my Students’ Eyes http://bit.ly/I6v1R
New blog post: Ready to mobile-blog our vacation http://bit.ly/16eFHg
New blog post: Places to post video for higher education types http://bit.ly/g69LK
New blog post: Google Images now integrates Creative Commons Searches http://bit.ly/gfxfs
American Airlines has a RIDICULOUS amount of color advertising on their printable boarding passes. YUK! So much for my color cartridge…
@glassbeed that was a fun video to make - Marco Torres inspired that work!
@cogdog Fluid is great! There is a version based on Firefox as well. Nice to alt-tab for app switching- websites treated as apps…
About to enjoy some sopapillas at On The Border! in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/9OBFQw.t
new report Digital Literacy and Citizenship in the 21st Century Educating, Empowering, and Protecting America’s Kids - http://bit.ly/OeJbx
new post: Debunking Myths of SextCasting - http://bit.ly/kfQ6i
Just learned the Heartland eLearning Conference is scheduled for 8-9 March 2009 in Edmond, Oklahoma - call is open - http://bit.ly/15c6eF
Just used Fluid to create a Site Specific Browser (SSB) for ToodleDo (Free Site Specific Browser for Mac OS X) - http://bit.ly/avItl
new podcast: Powerful Ingredients for Blended Learning (Ingredients 1 - 5) - http://bit.ly/gnmwm
I feel like I am almost thru the woods of busyness w/NECC over and the Texas T3 grant deadline almost here. It’s been a crazy past 3 weeks.
new post: How are you dealing with TMI? (Too Much Information) - http://bit.ly/NHlki
@BarbInNebraska No, I haven’t tried Sightspeed yet myself. Our friends in Virginia used it from Belgium and had good results tho.
new post on Powerful Ingredients: PI for Tandberg Connections Program - http://bit.ly/g7PDW (new SlideShare)
Learned about SightSpeed this weekend for the first time - desktop videoconferencing like Skype or iChat - http://bit.ly/xdUWh
AudioBoo: Why I Have A Long Shadow Now http://boo.fm/b38123
Yeah for flipshare family video sharing and free restaurant wifi! in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/DEtexQ.t
Watching shared flip videos of my 2 year old cousin’s bday via Shelly’s iPhone in Edmond, OK http://loopt.us/WFJ9wQ.t
My 11 year old son has been loving the $3 Top Gun iPod Touch application / game today - http://bit.ly/MVipy
Just helped my wife configure FlipShare so she can see my sister’s shared Flip videos on her iPhone - http://bit.ly/h2DcO
Switching time zones when you’re using web-based calendars can be confusing, even when it’s just a 1 hour difference. Laptop is in sync now.
@passandr yes, well we are finally looking forward to a real vacation next week without any laptop access! #necc09 was a mix of work & fun
@tee62 thanks - I am definitely tweeting more on travels this summer than edtech, but am trying to keep it a mix of both - more storychasing
new post: Streaming Netflix videos in the car over 3G - http://bit.ly/AbTGU
On the beltway, Baltimore bound in Morningside, MD http://loopt.us/_w2mhg.t
The Potomac is so BIG!!! @ Danube Dr & James Madison Pky http://loopt.us/4eHMJw.t
On the road back to Baltimore airport @ Polar Bear http://loopt.us/3G4JtQ.t
Just landed in OKC! We’re almost home! in Oklahoma City, OK http://loopt.us/v6I1EQ.t
On board for our direct Baltimore to OKC flight! http://loopt.us/maWvRg.t
new post: U.S. Economy: A car wreck in slow motion - http://bit.ly/bmYNv
First Lady dolls in the BWI airport! @ Elm Rd & Oak Rd http://loopt.us/b_byRQ.t
Turned in our rental car, riding to the terminal now. :-) @ Aviation Blvd & Camp Meade Rd http://loopt.us/b08hWQ.t
Crossing the Potomac http://loopt.us/xBEBFg.t
Enroute to visit friends in VA. Alex is streaming a Netflix video over 3G in the car @ Crain Hwy & Old Brandywin… http://loopt.us/8Xvgog.t
new post: Moderate learning community membership - http://bit.ly/AIMY6