Tag Archives: Social Software

10 Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know

Here’s a step by step process for protecting your privacy on Facebook.  In a related story, Facebook has reorganized its Terms of Service. A company spokesperson clarifies the changes…but will users care?

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Mobile phone to be primary internet link in 2020

A survey of internet leaders, activists, and analysts shows they expect major tech advances as the phone becomes a primary device for online access, voice-recognition improves, artificial and virtual reality become more embedded in everyday life, and the architecture of … Continue reading

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Wikipedia seeks education, not profit

From the San Francisco Chronicle, Monday, August 25. Wikimedia pegs future on education, not profit “Analysts have pegged Wikipedia’s value between several hundred million dollars and $7 billion, the latter by Silicon Alley Insider, a technology blog known for its … Continue reading

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Student video of the library

Here’s the student perspective of the GA State Univ Library.

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Disruptive Technologies or New Pedagogical Possibilities

Grainne Conole of OpenLearn presented a talk titled Technologies or New Pedagogical Possibilities at the Eduserv Foundation Symposium 2008. She focused on the “informational aspects” of Web 2.0 technologies in the classroom, particularly how they might (or might not) change pedagogical models. … Continue reading

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20 Most Useful Social Networking Sites

Also from Network World. The list includes Technorati, MySpace, reddit, SWiK, Newsvine, and Facebook.

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More new Google Tech

From an article in Network World: “The inspiration for the platform was the realization that the current social world is too static, according to Wang. With Lively she wants users to be able to interact using words, 3D graphics and … Continue reading

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The Wild, Wild Wiki

An indispensable and engaging guide to using wikis in the classroom.

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