Category Archives: Miscellany

Some more favorite tweets from this week


Quote attributed to C.S. Lewis, “Children are not deceived by fairy stories, they are often and gravely deceived by school.” Tons of mobile learning resources (via @TheConsultantsE) … mLearning in Practice Course Resources … contains a lot of links to … Continue reading

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Favorite tweets this past week


Several favorites from this past week … @TweetSmarter … 25 Dead Presidents to Follow on Twitter @RyanTracey … Social Learning from the Employee Perspective “I work around many smart people, but relatively few actively engage in online social knowledge networks. … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellany, social learning, Twitter, web fonts

Way Cool! 1,474 Megapixel Photo of Obama’s Inauguration


(h/t Alex Couros) David Bergman posted an awesome photo of the historic event … Go to the site and you can zoom in and pan and all that fun stuff – Way cool!

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If you could recommend just one blog


I’ve been trumpeting the virtues of web2.0 along with other colleagues for awhile at work. Not many people have taken up the challenge, sad to say (subject for another post I think). Yet I did get one question posed to … Continue reading

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Star Trek


Cool! This is set to be released in May of 2009 And it looks like it’s got a good cast and some pretty awesome special effects. Sure hope the story is good.

Posted in Miscellany, something fun, video

One of our annual Summer rituals


This post has nothing to do with learning or technology … yet it’s something I just need to get off my chest. For the past five years now we’ve been subjected to an annual ritual – each Summer. And true … Continue reading

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Help Firefox 3 Set a World Record


Posted in Miscellany, web culture