The Power of Images


We all know of the power of images.  They bring forth human emotions stronger than mere words.  It’s part of the reason why so many use cameras and images so effectively in the classroom. One of my favourite applications that use the power of images so strongly is PicLits.   Using it is pretty easy –Continue reading “The Power of Images”

News Junkie


Within the past hour, I have confessed to a friend that I’m a news junkie.  I read and try to understand as much as I can.  Consequently, I’m constantly looking for the best way to read what I want to read.  On my iPad, I have Zite, Flipboard, Pulse News Reader and the LCARS RSSContinue reading “News Junkie”

A Tale of Two Newspapers


A few months ago, paper.li hit the internet by storm.  Paper.li is a free service that creates an online newspaper packed with content that is provided by your followers or a list that you created, all based on your unique Twitter account.  The resulting unique “newpaper” features some of the interesting posts that people haveContinue reading “A Tale of Two Newspapers”

Doug Never Says Anything


and with this utility, you can get to the point quicker! The web resource Summarity is “Software that Summarizes”.  The premise is pretty simple.  Select some text, paste it to Summarity and let it do its thing. Its thing is to analyse your content and summarize it to save you reading the entire content.  So,Continue reading “Doug Never Says Anything”