IF Update

On June 5, 2014 By

Finished with the Interactive Fiction unit. I must admit I had a lot of fun with this one.

Using the interactive fiction software Quest, trying out EverWeb, testing using gDrive to host a web site (something kids will use next year) creating screencasts and editing them in iMovie I learnt a lot!

The last [...]

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Come Along Ways

On June 4, 2014 By

I remember when you used to have to order your movies from the central distributor. Get the wheels of film and put them on a projector. Then you could show the kids a video! I could never get my act together for that. Well for big units I was able to at the least get the Volcano

video. There [...]

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Backing up Courses

On June 3, 2014 By

We were taught how to back up our courses yesterday. Having worked with Moodle for a few years it is something I do regularly. As we are moving to a new Moodle version I also took the time to update my old local installation. So I downloaded and installed a MAMP 2.7 version. [...]

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A Couple Of Hours

On June 2, 2014 By

Just a couple of hours to go. Watch, Retina something, TV, Imac who knows? New headphones and streaming possibilities. Pretty sure that’s a fact.

But probably more like normal. Talking about OS both OS X and IOS (would love real airdrop). Over the years this is typically the time to talk about software not hardware. [...]

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On May 31, 2014 By

From a few days ago……was on my iPad reading my RSS Feeds.

As I was looking at the different items from The Loop I saw the post Programming Sucks and Everything is Broken of course that also made me look at this paper. After reading the post and looking at a [...]

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Epub From Posts

On May 30, 2014 By

Received an email about changes to Bookpress that made me wonder what happened to Anthologize.

If you have never used Anthologize it is a WordPress plugin that allows you to create electronic books in several formats from WordPress blog content. One nice thing about is that you can also create the content via RSS feeds. So if you [...]

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