UAE to Ban BlackBerry E-mail, Web Browsing & Messaging: http://ow.ly/1qMNp7 (citing nat’l security concerns b/c traffic can’t be monitored!)
@dalmatiasecond np - I just thought I’d let you know. I enjoyed your post :-)
New post: Look for innovations which change the script http://bit.ly/cgGrw7
New post: Stories we wish we had recorded or could record http://bit.ly/cJW5Od
New post: Create a free online survey with Google Forms http://bit.ly/bUEWOA
updated 9 #wordpress blogs to 3.01 - no problems. I love the browser-based updating option :-)
@ittosde several teachers at #okmm2010 sang your praises along w/Manuel & SDE instructional tech dept - very + workshop experiences last yr
New post: Convergence Media Examples from Mike Koehler of Smirk New Media http://bit.ly/a5kP3O
New post: Publishing video to YouTube and Celebrate Kansas Voices http://bit.ly/cpAHUu
@teach42 thanks, I’ll check it out.
What’s New in Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 [VIDEO]: http://mashable.com/2010…
Giving Colby’s Grill in Edmond a try today with a friend 4lunch. I love greasy spoon cafes like this.
I am blown away by @Flipboard now that I was able to enter my twitter and facebook logins. Such a compelling way 2learn from my PLN!
What’s a good, free, online twitter tool to use to find and follow people who are following you but you aren’t following yet?
New post: Passion-based learning in action: Brian Crosby at TEDxDenverEd http://bit.ly/cTYC2n
The US Dept of Defense has social media guidelines, what about your school?! http://ow.ly/1qL5Lc
New post: How important are these digital skills for you as an educator? (poll) http://bit.ly/aylxv7
Just awarded my webscraping project bid on Freelance.com - received 39 bids from people in 15 countries in 24 hours http://ow.ly/2hr8a
Just voted in our primary election here in Oklahoma. Lots of mixed feelings. I’ll need more than 140 characters to share them.
RTTT finalists announced, Oklahoma is not among them. I wonder how much is being sacrificed at this altar? Souls 4sale! http://ow.ly/1qLivw
My 3 kids all posted to our family learning blog this am, need to do this more! Had my 6 year old read hers with iPadio http://ow.ly/2hgFA
Bummer I missed the 2010 EncycloMedia proposal deadline, it was July 7th http://ow.ly/1qKW8B
4 bids so far on my webscraping job request: 2 from Bangladesh, 1 from Pakistan, 1 from Ukraine. For those with access, the world is flat.
I found the answer to my last question: http://ow.ly/1qKTmJ
What “significant education reform changes” has Oklahoma made recently4 RTTT funding? Edweek says we’re a dark horse http://ow.ly/1qKT3G
Just posted my first web scraping job request to a freelancer site. Outsourcing in action. Should be instructive. http://ow.ly/2gMzU
just noticed partial PDF versions of our Oklahoma 1:1 schools’ ARRA grant applications are available online http://ow.ly/2gMyG
A good link for Oklahoma candidate websites & social media pages for the upcoming election http://ow.ly/2gIxp
@scmorgan I hadn’t seen that, thanks for sharing the link!
New vocab word of the day related to spam: Google Bomb http://ow.ly/2gEwU
New post: Podcast354: Behind the Curtain of the NORAD Tracks Santa Program http://bit.ly/apeszu
Big spike in spam comments on my #wordpress blog this weekend for some reason. Over 1000 new ones since yesterday - Akismet caught them all!
New post: Diigo now supports screenshots http://bit.ly/cZNArY
Trying out http://paper.li as a browser-based twitter feed newspaper
@kernkelley Maine is the main place I go for edtech and learning inspiration! :-)
New post: Favorite iPad News Apps: July 2010 http://bit.ly/aX6E8f
New post: Storychasing Summer Camp http://bit.ly/9aHbYY
My 6 year old’s current favorite website for math games: http://coolmath-games.com
New post: Podcast353: Free, Online K-12 Education Options for ALL Oklahoma Students via Epic One on One Charter School http://bit.ly/cy19Za
I’ve reorganized my personal digital footprint links on http://claimid.com/wfryer to indicate sites on which I’m more and less active
@mguhlin thanks! Do u know if project share will support public embedding outside the system? Who at TEA would be good4 a podcast interview?
@woscholar well that is definitely a good tip! We should visit so I can hear more. Also need to talk about Aug camping dates :-)
Reading: Less Than 1 Year Until The Internet Runs Out of Addresses http://j.mp/c2LH8W
Great article - NYTimes: The Web Means the End of Forgetting http://nyti.ms/anOZh7
@thinkict sounds great :-) when you all do make those changes please let me know so I can share w/others!
@nlowell yes, that would help! An election app like this shouldn’t be too hard to create tho!
@kfasimpaur no but that would be great, if the app is good! I hope it supports public embedding!
@paulrwood ok I definitely will :-)
I’ve updated my personal bio page with a few changes, used Kompozer and Cyberduck for ftp - old school publishing! http://ow.ly/2eGEh
Downloaded and installed KompoZer, a free basic webpage/HTML editor http://ow.ly/2eFqB
New post: Coming in November 2010: Harry Potter 7 (Part 1) http://bit.ly/aUVvQq
New post: We need a Government 2.0 Election App for Voters http://bit.ly/d7BseQ
New post: Digital boundaries are few and far between in Technopoly http://bit.ly/deVZLI
Reading: iPad goes under the gauntlet at universities this fall http://j.mp/daasUu
New post: Is your state department of education providing full text RSS / web feeds yet? http://bit.ly/cP33UY
Reading WashPost Top Secret America: National Security Inc. (Eisenhower is rolling over in his grave) http://flne.ws/25473607 on Fluent News
@krista_scott ok I’ll look for the 2nd!
@IaninSheffield want anything other than a Mac as my primary computer (having used Dells and HPs extensively in the past)
@IaninSheffield yes, it’s not good to have had a repeated problem - iSight camera. Still, I use the heck out of the machine - and I wouldn’t
New post: Helping a six year old learn about iTunes AudioBook purchases and simple division http://bit.ly/90RKPv
Again Applecare comes thru- DEFINITELY worth the $ when buying a new Mac. Got new logic board last week. New display 4 mo ago! All covered!
After working on my netbook all last week (writing) at camp, the screen on my 15” MacBook Pro seems HUGE!
New post: Alan November’s website was hacked http://bit.ly/cEoLeM
New post: River Rafting in Colorado with Buffalo Joe’s on the Arkansas River http://bit.ly/bJpQoq
@krista_scott I’ll look for your email :-)
@johnccarver good evening! :-)
Just finished dinner with our Scouts in Pueblo, CO. About to take our all night bus ride back to OK. Goodbye cool temperatures! :-(
@dmantz7 looking good! Looking forward to that workshop in a few weeks!
Just interviewed a former USAF public affairs officer who was in charge of NORAD Track Santa for 5 years! Can’t wait 2publish this podcast!
New post: Summertime and the Learning is Easy? http://bit.ly/9RkRsa
@mpondu I’ve had mixed results with it too
@dmantz7 well, the circumstances surrounding that were interesting, before I was independent - I’m honored to be published, a bit surprised
Downloading Stanza for Mac (free) to convert word files to ePub format so I can read them on my iPhone as eBooks http://ow.ly/2cGAq
This is the same article available free on the DistrictAdmin website. I wonder if anyone has paid $10 on Amazon for it? http://ow.ly/2cFnq
just discovered my 2007 article 4DistrictAdmin is 4sale for $10 on Amazon. Never knew that and never got paid for this! Wow….
@mrbaird thanks for the podcast feedback! Glad you are finding it worthwhile!
New post: Wanna Hitch? Tether Your Android or Blackberry Phone http://bit.ly/d6V8xM
New post: In the Middle of Different http://bit.ly/9JUmdw
@OKRobotics wish we could, but no - we’re at scout camp in Colorado, won’t be back in time :-(
@mrnichol thanks. Too bad you can’t just pay for a Spot service plan for the days or weeks you need/want it!
@BethStill sorry I didn’t get in sooner to moderate/approve some of these comments… all should be visible now. Great post! :-)
wishes the wifi to upload 300 photos from scout camp was a LITTLE faster! (still thankful 2haveit at all tho!)… http://plurk.com/p/6dclpw
538 photos and 5 videos so far from our GREAT week at Camp Alexander near Woodland Park, CO (our parent pic pool!) http://ow.ly/2br9p
@ashers1stgrade wow, that is great :-) Do you recall the book title? I’ll hafta check it out!
@mrnichol that’s good to hear, and the Google Maps integration feature sounds awesome too!
New post: Think Before You Tweet http://bit.ly/aUrEzr
@mrnichol do you have a recommended online site to buy one? REI?
New post: Build Your PLN http://bit.ly/bBhZQB
@danfroelich Glad your trip went well - mountains of VA are beautiful! Mainly seen them from the air and the highway, tho.
very cool satellite GPS locator 4backcountry treks - Spot. Lets others track your trip & includes emergency notification http://ow.ly/2aQfg
New post: Top Android Phone Apps http://bit.ly/d3tJa0
New post: VERY limited cell phone reception http://bit.ly/aH2NjR
Got about 54 photos uploaded to a new Flickr collection for our BSA summer camp adventures! http://ow.ly/29SJf Lots more 2come!
Rdg: Hockfield Sees Obama, Immelt Converge on MIT Energy (Inspirational!) http://flne.ws/25320744 on Fluent News
@pixelpipe that is GREAT news!!! I haven’t updated to OS4 yet - now I have a big reason to ASAP!
We are on our way to BSA summer camp in Colorado! http://ow.ly/1qH2ft Our bus drives all night… The fun begins now! :-)
@bobsprankle I figured that was how you were posting the pics. It’s great for mobile photo blogging, esp since Pixelpipe 4iPhone is dead :-(
@bobsprankle you are welcome
Just downloaded Google Gears for Firefox - going to give offline Google Docs sync a try http://gears.google.com/
Picassa face recognition may mistake a lollipop for a friend! http://flne.ws/25313946 on Fluent News
Got my BSA camp physical done - after hours care clinics are great! Camp Alexander (Colo) here we come!
New post: Great case for Educators building PLNs for PD http://bit.ly/dmvDXj
@bobsprankle that’s an amazing example of automotive art! Are you enjoying PicPosterous? I love it but have to be careful w/ cross-posting!
@hartmari it definitely sounds that way!
YouTube Goes After Higher Quality Content and Footage: http://mashable.com/2010…
RT @djakes: Just got “Handbook of Research on New Literacies” by Coiro, Knobel, Lanksheer & Leu. At 1300+pages its anything but a “handbook”
@articulatebrian wow, amazing to have that family connection… It is hard to believe it was 1995…
New post: Surviving the Liberian Civil War - A Personal Story http://bit.ly/cr14um
Rdg: The artist formerly known as Prince declares the Internet “dead” (good recap of his past legal attacks on fans) http://ow.ly/1qGAqB
Mexico schools teach lessons in survival (warning 2kids not 2take pics during drug cartel shootouts) http://flne.ws/25281739 on Fluent News
New post: Why email is NOT good enough for communication today http://bit.ly/cH0Di4
New post: Phenomenal Math Curriculum Makeover Video by Dan Meyer http://bit.ly/bEZCGH
New post: Connect your iPad to a shared (ad-hoc) wifi network on an Apple laptop http://bit.ly/9sB6bo
@ddmeyer Just saw your TEDxNYED talk. Brilliant and inspirational. Thanks so much for sharing your ideas and passion :-)
@Twilliamson15 I agree completely - 1st Gen iPad magazine apps aren’t worth the money. But they may reinvent themselves - I hope they do!
Landed safe in OKC. Great 2.5 hour flight! Raining here. Too bad we couldn’t have left some in Williamsburg, it’s been dry there.
@bcrosby yes, I’ve seen scrape blogs like it, some use attribution but many don’t- wish they could use creative talents more constructively!
@Deacs84 ok, I’ll work on another post with further clarified ideas :-)
@kjellstrom no I don’t think that’s an accurate paraphrase. I’ll work on another post tho, as there is more to say than I can tweet
@JSW_EdTech we did enjoy Jamestown, as well as Yorktown!
Barely made it on our Baltimore to OKC flight - we were the last 5 on board! Relief!
New post: Quickstart guides for Posterous and iPadio http://bit.ly/b9nzTK
New post: More book recommendations about the Middle East and Islam http://bit.ly/9RgVoK
@kjellstrom I need to flesh out the logic and thinking in this argument too! It’s something I’ve been mulling over for many months.
Just installed Google Earth & Picassa in advance of the Creativity Forum which starts tomorrow, added to my Mac apps list http://ow.ly/27wZb
NYTimes: To Stop Cheats, Colleges Learn Their Trickery http://nyti.ms/cFfTox
New post: Critical thinking is more important than ever amidst Internet-based denier propaganda http://bit.ly/djtkuN
new podcast: Artillery at the Battle of Yorktown, Revolutionary War Field Surgery, and the Battle of Great Bridge http://ow.ly/26OGh
@toze12 super, thanks for the tip. I’ll check it out! :-)
RT @iteachag @googlewave: Embedding UStream & Wave = Live video + live typing, together at last: http://goo.gl/G class=”hashtag” rel=”search” href=”http://twitter.com/search?q=%23gct”>#gct#gct