On digital ownership. This is HUGE. | dougbelshaw.com/blog
If I buy a physical book from a bookshop I can lend it to someone else. And, when I’m finished with it, I can sell it.
If I buy an e-book from, for example, the Amazon Kindle store, I can’t (in the UK, currently) lend it. I can’t sell it
App Store Problem Causes Loading Issues for a Number of iOS, Mac Apps
An issue within Apple’s App Store is causing a number of newly updated iOS and Mac apps to experience serious issues, with users reportedly unable to run the freshly updated apps which crash upon being loaded.
5 Reasons Education Is Important To Your Career | Edudemic
Competition for jobs in today’s economy is more fierce than ever. It’s not uncommon to see hundreds of recent college grads competing for a handful of jobs.
Where the World’s Tweets Come From, Visualized
If you’ve ever wondered where all the world’s tweets come from, wonder no more. This visualization, put together by researchers at the Oxford Internet Institute, shows the origins of the entire globe’s tweets.
The Lingo of Learning | EdTech Magazine
A primer on the definitions, pros and cons of distance, online and blended learning.
8 Free iPad Reading Apps for Young Learners
Anyway if you are reading this and still did not make up your mind about which tablet can work for you then let me help you make your decision and check out this list of The Top 10 Tablets for Educators.
Teachers’ Quick Guide on The Use of Games in Education
Online gaming plays a major part in most of young people’s lives. The gaming trend that started off as a sole leisure activity a couple of years ago is now integrated into the mainstream and more and more people are using them on everyday basis.Game developers and business corporations are generating billions of revenues out of their sales .
UCLA and Start-Up Join Rush for Online Education – WSJ.com
A Silicon Valley entrepreneur and the University of California are combining ready-made software, rented Web services and Apple Inc.’s AAPL +1.15% iPad tablet computer in a high-tech effort to bring career training to baby boomers looking to upgrade their skills.
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