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watch your TV anywhere

I actually heard about this from my sister. 😉We were talking about watching television series while traveling and elsewhere. She mentioned that my niece only watches “TV” on her computer — kind of a teen’s version of Tivo, in that she can watch what she wants, when she wants. It’s true that many networks are starting to stream their series (and some older series, too!), ...

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how to future post in blogger

So, apparently blogger is going to start allowing future posting some time in the eh… future. Until that time, one option is to setup blogging by email and then use lettermelater.com which seems to work pretty well, minus tags, and a few other features. ..oh, and nexgen blogger is in draft, which is completely confusing to me, because the ‘draft’ dashboard looks just like the ...

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Friday fun — image editing online, new browsers & more

Flock aims to take searching and browsing on the ‘net social. I dunno, sometimes I’m not interested in being social — I just need to find something quickly. 😉 IE8 is now in beta and sounds like it will be rolled out with new versions of Windows and sounds like they will continue to move down the standards compliancy road. Firefox 3 is beta, too ...

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Software usability IS important

Of course, if the functionality isn’t there, I think people wouldn’t buy it to begin with (I wouldn’t!) but as anyone who has tried to learn to use a new software that comes with a booksized manual can attest…. usability does matter. ———————————– …But when it comes to realizing the value of a deployment, a new study finds software functionality barely matters. Instead, a user ...

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Nex Gen Learning Spaces or Why Classrooms are so oldschool

A little hard to follow (looks to be pdf of a ppt) although listening to the accompanying mp3 while viewing the pdfs is helpful. Lots of the campus as “thirdspace” stuff and interesting statistics about use of technology. Webster’s presentation on the Research Library as Learning Space, is kind of interesting. I realize the focus is Nexgeners, but it does make me wonder a little ...

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