Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @wfryer ever

December 2010

Our family is headed to the vet hospital to day goodbye to our 13 year old golden retriever, Bailey

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New post: Learning Culture Change the Critical Focus for iPad 1 to 1 Projects http://bit.ly/euQu9C

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New post: Learning about the iOS app Stickershop from a 7 year old http://bit.ly/h8Uj6U

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Just signed up for 22 Jan DEN Science online conference! h/t @monk51295 @MrsLauer http://ow.ly/3wBVf

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What a joy this morning 2install an old 250 GB hard drive in my wife’s 1st gen MacBook & find “it just works” - fast & perfect. Yeah Apple!

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The English WikiPedia article for “transmediation” is one of the few I’ve created originally which lives on http://ow.ly/3wxP2

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cb717 Just heard&like this quote: Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self. - Cyril Connolly

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RT @mguhlin Updated my Favorite Windows Software list - http://tinyurl.com/2aurc…

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@timwilson you’re certainly taking some amazing photos with it! :-)

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New post: Fuel for Educational Change Agents: A new, lightly-edited podcast channel http://bit.ly/dXpHKE

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Check out the photo art blog of @timwilson - amazing work! http://ow.ly/3woR4

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@RdngTeach Thanks - the vet things she has pancreatic - she’s on IVs and hospitalized for now, we should know more tomorrow pm

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Amazing photos from a deep cave in Vietnam http://ow.ly/3woOk via @NatGeoSociety

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New post: Watching Live Bowl Games on MobiTV http://bit.ly/e1CJFt

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I’m watching the KSU v Syracuse bowl game live on my iPhone via MobiTV - sweet! http://ow.ly/1rZ0cR

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RT @joycevalenza: Exploring C-SPAN’s Timely Teachable Videos http://ow.ly/1rZ00S

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Waiting at the Vet with Rachel for Bailey (13 year old golden) to get back from X-ray. Hasn’t eaten in 2 days. We’re both on our iOS devices

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@WendyGorton congrats!!! How long did the process take you?

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I love @Flipboard ‘s integration of Google Reader! Yes! http://ow.ly/i/6PrR

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Thanks @dogtrax for sharing http://foldingstory.com - great idea for collaborative writing, but definitely needs moderation 2B classroom ok

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Seems silly Amazon just lets you load out a Kindle book ONE time! http://mashable.com/2010…

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smbeaverson If you haven’t played with this yet… you should. Google Ngram Viewer ngrams.googlelabs.com/graph?content=… via @orwant

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http://bookfriend.me is a site for sharing Nook ebooks - excellent! via @Pamelamanders

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Great news! Rdg: Skype Video Calling for iOS Has Arrived
http://ow.ly/3w6gS via @mashable

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Please disregard that old @edmodo webinar tweet (which I just deleted) - I should have checked the date 1st!

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Rdg: Advanced Trojan Could Zombify Your Android Device
http://ow.ly/1rYYOj (be careful w 3rd party Chinese app stores) via @arstechnica

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ScratchEdTeam A podcast interview by @wfryer with his daughters, ages 7 and 10, about Scratch basics - http://bit.ly/scratchbas…

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@ScratchEdTeam Thanks for posting/sharing our discussion about Scratch! And thanks for all your great advocacy work- what a great community!

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@jmalphy You won’t be disappointed. It may be the best Narnia movie yet. Such a good job remaining true to CS Lewis’ book & themrnia

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It’s all for creativity and making what you think it should do and just running wild and exploring-(Rachel about Scratch) http://ow.ly/3vYOM

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@vanishingpoint I REALLY love that 11” MBair tho… Maybe someday…

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@vanishingpoint Yep, I decided I needed the larger hard drive and bigger horses for video stuff - like the ustream/webcasting today.

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Went to see “Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader” tonight with the whole family. GREAT movie!!! http://ow.ly/3vYGm

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My clean re-install of all my Mac OS X apps on a new MB Pro continues… http://ow.ly/3vV2q

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@tiffanythompson thanks - it was fun teaching w them today. They really enjoyed it too I think, and it helps them develop their preso skills

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@dmantz7 yes, I’m going to have to look at other options. I didn’t use the Hue much, was able to use iDemo/Screensplittr on the iPhone a lot

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Starting the day off right with my iOS workshop co-facilitators (Alex & Sarah)@bigtrucktacosaPict http://twitpic.com/3kv6f9

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Flipboard Tip: FAQ, How To Guide and Tips for @Flipboard 1.1 is here: http://wp.me/pZtZH-KH

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@PeterVogel Well, the is still in its 1st generation. Hopefully we’ll see more of those needed improvements in the 2nd gen!

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@stephenksu I have dabbled with Livestream a little, but have a ton of hours logged with Ustream. I’ve had very good luck with it.

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@fisher1000 What’s the link to your iPad livebinder?

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I LOVE how the updated @Flipboard app for permits subscriptions to Google Reader categories! Woo hoo! http://ow.ly/3vwPi

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New post: iPad Document Camera and Ustream Setup http://bit.ly/ezkLuX

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@tonyvincent Thanks SO MUCH for the tip on using iGlasses to rotate a webcam image. I think I’m set for tomorrow now thanks to you! :-)

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@TParks outstanding! I’m going to try KidBlog with my UCO preservice teachers this term I think. Considering 1 section with EduBlogs too.

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It’s ridiculous how many cables, cameras, and accessories I have squirreled away in different places… it’s like living in a Radio Shack…

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I’ve been fruitlessly combing through my electronic gear looking for a firewire doc camera I bought from @tonyvincent a few years ago…

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@mpondu you are most welcome - I definitely think Chrome is the fastest browser available. I like fast :-)

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@bryanhughes agreed. People are always hugely disappointed to learn that is not a built-in feature…

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@TParks I’d like to take a look and build that wiki w/others - we really need a space to amplify Oklahoma schools using blogs & wikedu

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@tonyvincent Do you know of any Mac apps like Monitor Mode which will flip or rotate the image? http://ow.ly/3vtLp

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1 of Sarah’s friends got a new iPod Touch for Christmas - she was Facetime videoconferencing with a friend in VA today. Must be almost 2011.

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@cnansen @markwagner That’s the #1 missing app / function right now on the - and the #1 reason to JB IMHO

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The transfer speeds on firewire 800 are just AMAZING. So much better than USB 2, and yes as you’d think… twice better than Firewire400 :-)

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@JSW_EdTech I thought long and hard about the MB Air, but I need the larger hard drive size at this point…

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@markwagner VGA out for all apps is only reason I see for doing it http://ow.ly/3vrDo

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@JSW_EdTech no, I went for the 500 GB 7200 drive.

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New laptop hard drive name: Glamdring http://ow.ly/3vqvD (I started giving computers & devices unique names as a 4th grade teacher)

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New MB Pro arrived, it’s smokin’ fast. Unfortunately Migration Assistant failed me. Full clean install of apps underway http://ow.ly/3vqtt

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I’ve selected “(bonus) Tolkien Folder” as my new hard drive icon - thanks @Iconfactory http://ow.ly/3vqoQ

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@TheHomeworkDog It’s my photo of the day on my 365 photo project blog :-) http://365.wesfryer.com/

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@markwagner congrats! are you going for the iPad too? Did you use the Dev team’s tool or another method?

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@cheryloakes50 Glad to hear you and your family are fine at Sugarloaf. I saw that news and immediately thought of you all.

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@TParks what is the link to the wiki you all started last year at the OK Tech Day at the Capitol - linking school wikis @ blogs?

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We need a hash tag for tweets relating directly to Oklahoma education. How about ? Other suggestions?

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Why don’t scheduled @tumblr posts with the app permit commenting to be turned on?

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RT @bob05: What are some of your favorite TED talks? Links if you could please.

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RT @tammyworcester: Everyone, not just teens, should watch this: http://tinyurl.com/yf8ud… (ATT Don’t Text & Drive Documentary)

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@bcrosby I’ve read and heard a lot that support the Verizon iPhone rumor for early 2011. I’d bet on it.

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When will we wake up?!?! RT @mcleod: Entitlements will consume all tax revenues by 2052 http://bit.ly/eoFGtk

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@ashers1stgrade yes- the goal is to post and share a new photo every day for a year. This post gives more background http://ow.ly/1rYP81

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New post: Virtual K12 Enrollments in White Oak PS, Oklahoma http://bit.ly/hB17fz

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@dragonsinger57 Indeed! NZ’s lack of poisonous snakes is great! Unfortunately we have many in the US. Not just in tall weeds & rocks either!

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Warning: Rattlesnakes in the rocks & tall weeiPict http://twitpic.com/3kbsux

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Finished Ch8 on Audible: FREE: The Future of a Radical Price http://ow.ly/3uQdL Great history lessons on open source, Linux, Gmail

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My oldest daughter asked to start a project blog like her dad’s, to use with her inherited 1st gen iPhone :-) http://ow.ly/3uBZa

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Way to go @shareski :-) check out: My TEDx Talk http://j.mp/fK5B3v

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New post: Smartphones on the rise, Apple v Google Approaches http://bit.ly/hbqHed

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I think they mean “Glass Deer” http://twitpic.com/3k1lf2

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@bookbrewer absolutely - I’m a big proponent of CC licensing and IP respect too. It’s taking awhile but I know it’s very important :-)

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New post: We Learn What We Do - With Media Too http://bit.ly/f28TyR

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Good article for new & experienced ebook reader owners: Free Kindle Books: A Guide http://j.mp/fU9UaR

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@cogdog thanks for the ToonCamera recc - I love it!

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Christmas Eve 2010: Church together & sausage calls afterwaraPict http://twitpic.com/3jdmyt

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@cbotbyl that IS the perfect place to put the pano app thru its paces!!! :-)

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We’re tracking Santa LIVE right now on Google Earth! He just left NYC. We saw the Santa Cam update! http://ow.ly/3ufYF

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New post: Merry Christmas 2010 from the Fryers http://bit.ly/fXzicW

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Get the backstory! Check out my July 2010 podcast: Behind the Curtain of NORAD Tracks Santa Program http://ow.ly/3ub4d

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Reading: When will Santa get there? Ask NORAD, Google http://ow.ly/3ub3l via @CNN

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@abendelow I generally use compfight.com for CC licensed photos, but these posts go back to 2004, many were licensed CC NC

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@PeterVogel Not sure - I’d like to know more behind how that was developed, assumptions which it makes, etc…

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I’ve been removing images from my forthcoming @bookbrewer book on school reform, not licensed for commercial re-use. Pretty time consuming!

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I’m glad to see the School 2.0 website has a bandwidth calculator tool - I wonder how many principals have used it? http://ow.ly/3u1NH

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@aforgrave It definitely will be interesting to see how the Mac app store changes things… some features of it certainly sound appealing

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@aforgrave I wish I had an automated way to do it, like you can for iOS apps with @appolicious - unfortunately it’s a manual process :-)

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I’ve updated my comprehensive list of Mac OS X applications http://ow.ly/3tZuz (70 listed- update is in advance of a new laptop SW install!)

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@mhammons I predict you’ll love it :-)

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New post: iOS Apps for Productivity and Fun: The List! http://bit.ly/e6lwCY

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New post: Learning about Scratch Basics (a podcast interview with 7 and 10 year olds) http://bit.ly/hSXxfa

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Scratch Basics: Learning how to move Sprites, about costumes, loops and coordinate geometry : http://bit.ly/fQX6Pc

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I agree student voices should be included in K12 teacher evaluations, as they are in colleges http://ow.ly/3tOXS via @StudentsFirstHQ

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@matt_gomez congrats on your @foursquare achievement - the IMAX in Hutch is a worthy mayorship! :-)

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kanter Apple Petition tops 8400 signatures asking Steve Jobs to support our great nonprofits … http://cot.ag/gpBOmE

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@mnjorgensen goodness, sorry to hear that :-( Hopefully no brushfires this year…

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I’ve been working on my online curriculum / links for next week’s iOS app workshop - still lots more to add! http://ow.ly/3txjU

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arstechnica Why everyone hates the new net neutrality rules—even NN supporters: http://arst.ch/nlm by Nate Anderson

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@mnjorgensen Good photo! Looks much warmer where you are! :-)

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@Animoto Why doesn’t the Animoto video I created with my iPhone app show up when I login to my account online? :-(

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great gallery of - many images taken with Pano http://ow.ly/3txcX

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Just joined The Official Pano Panorama Group on Flickr! http://ow.ly/3tx0U

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Rdg @CNN: Booming app stores search for developers to fill them http://ow.ly/3twZC

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@lan24hd I really liked the site and service too. Sorry to see @12seconds die :-(

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@jmarrapodi I love panoramic photos and marvel at how easily Pano stitches together multiple images - transformative photography!

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@jmarrapodi These 4 links (posts and a Flickr set) will help explain why I love Pano so much! http://www.multiurl.com/…

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Bummer - somehow I missed the Oct announcement that @12seconds was shutting down http://ow.ly/3twOb :-(

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My favorite iPhone photo app Pano is on sale right now for $2, $1 off! http://ow.ly/3twCF

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@dmcordell I think so! And @dailyshoot didn’t say anything about a pig theme — how’d we get so organized?! :-)

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New post: iPhone Media Creation App Categories http://bit.ly/hrTZJa

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New post: Lessons Learned Teaching EdTech to PreService Education Students (Fall 2010) http://bit.ly/dZd2fy

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At last I’ve finished all my grading for “Computers in the Classroom,” all grades submitted! Woo hoo! http://ow.ly/3sfX5

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Vacation victory - my 10 year old just announced, “I’m bored!” :-)

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New post: Our Inadequate Internet Infrastructure http://bit.ly/eWQ0gM

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Just learned about Spooner boards - what fun for snow sledding! http://spoonerboards.com http://twitpic.com/3hhen8

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Great article about CS Lewis and his enduring popularity, also relationships with Joy and JRR Tolkien http://ow.ly/3rx7E via @CNN

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I’m going to share a “lessons learned” post about these facebook ads soon, probably next week. Wow is it amazing to learn how this works.

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Overnight views on my revised Facebook ad for Dec 29 workshop were 306,371 - made more changes today, split into 2 ads http://ow.ly/3rx1g

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New post: TEDxOKC Self-Nomination: Balanced Filtering Online Gradebook http://bit.ly/fp3bMg

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superb article, highly recommended: Why Our Kids Don’t Get Math by Joseph Ganem http://ow.ly/3rrrw

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Just changed my Facebook ad for the Dec 29th iOS app seminar to the entire US rather than just the OKC area. http://ow.ly/3rrje

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I’m getting an upgraded economics education today from Chris Anderson on “Free” - for free, of course! http://ow.ly/1rYc7c @audible

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Major tractor trailer truck accident on I40 in Amarillo Texas. http://twitpic.com/3h7229

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Rdg NYT article about a Univ prof who alleges job discrimination b/c of his Christian online writings http://j.mp/fHOXFR

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I’m halfway through the latest Seedlings podcast - GREAT interview about 1:1, MLTI, & Maine digital learning! http://ow.ly/1rYbb3

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@bgranofsky I wish that was the case but I don’t think silicon valley has the bailout pull of corps which got TARP

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Vimeo Video School: 800+ free tutorials - sweet for @storychasers :-) http://ow.ly/3rg96

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New post: Help Needed: A Name for an Uncut Audio Channel http://bit.ly/gYCVlT

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Best article I’ve read yet on the Yahoo / Delicious fiasco http://j.mp/i1uJLS

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Rdg: With $30 million in new venture funding, @tumblr isn’t going away anytime soon http://j.mp/gCL7xo

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Rdg: Large Group Videoconferencing coming to Google Video?! http://j.mp/feW2fc

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A diverse and colorful junk food / candy menu http://twitpic.com/3gwgr7

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RT @cogdog: Yahoo is definitely writing a textbook for corporate communication strategies… a book from the last century.

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Super, must-read post- RT @shareski: I’ve got something to share(ski) “I Don’t Give a Crap” http://goo.gl/vq1gf

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@cogdog I’m listening & I agree. Power of tools like delicious & diigo is the community. No community = no power

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RT @bobsprankle: Latest Find: iPhone App Word Lens Instantly Translates Life Into Something Amazing http://bit.ly/eMojna

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@blogging4jobs that sounds like a great end of year post topic! Here are some podcasting steps I wrote awhile back http://ow.ly/1rY8ge

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@digitalst thanks!!! We did and made some big decisions that should be exciting for @storychasers in KS & TX as well as OK

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Today is our annual @storychasers winter board retreat! Lots of good plannin’ & brainstormin’ going on! :-)

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I added 28 new apps to my @appolicious library via iTunes sync - let’s hope Yahoo doesn’t kill it like Delicious.com! http://ow.ly/3qDtn

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Just saw tonight 1 of my classmates from 6th grade put our class photo on Facebook - that was a blast from the past :-)

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@ccassinelli thanks :-) She’s applying as a drama major, so we’ll see! We did share her new YouTube channel in the app! http://ow.ly/3qDoC

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@mguhlin I would think so - haven’t run into anything yet I couldn’t install on siteground…

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Petition @Yahoo to make Delicious open source http://act.ly/2ur RT to sign

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@karlfisch @jenwagner I loved WebWhacker “back in the day!” Even wrote a TechEdge article on it! http://bit.ly/fIf5Sz

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timlauer Google’s App Inventor now for mere mortals, available to all with Google account http://flpbd.it/8kdf

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Just finished an appendix letter 2 accompany Sarah’s application 4 Classen SAS next year in @OKCPS - deadline is tomorrow http://ow.ly/3qCj7

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@newfirewithin no problem, glad the cached version is there. I’ll have to investigate what happened. I wonder if other posts are missing?!

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@newfirewithin So strange! I can’t find it either on my blog, but Google has it cached here http://ow.ly/3qCbG I wonder what happened?

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@karlfisch I’d hope as many people as are invested in Delicious there will be someone out there who will keep it alive… good point.

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@karlfisch @nashworld Anything’s possible - that TechCrunch article seemed pretty definite on Yahoo’s decision to scrap, tho :-(

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@TheSocialAnimal @mkokc a shout out to you both here http://bit.ly/hRn8n0 as social media consultant gurus :-)

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New post: How to add administrators to a Facebook business page http://bit.ly/hRn8n0

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New post: Delicious Social Bookmarks Going Away - What Shall We Do? http://bit.ly/fEc00r

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timbuckteeth Full results of the Edublog Awards 2010: http://edublogawards.com…

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New post: iPhone & iPad Apps for Fun & Productivity Workshop - Dec 29th http://bit.ly/fXKOrR

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