Archive for October, 2010

Top Pick for Using PowerPoint 2010

Filed in Interesting Technologies, Miscellaneous, Showcase by on October 25, 2010 0 Comments
Top Pick for Using PowerPoint 2010

From “Top 10 reasons to try PowerPoint 2010” I’m sure you’ve heard the expression, “death by PowerPoint”. I think it should be changed to “death by presenter who uses PowerPoint ineffectively”, but it’s not as catchy.  PowerPoint presentations these days have a bad reputation if it’s just bulleted text on the screen.  That’s why my top […]

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Understanding the iPad Display Capabilities

Filed in In the Classroom, Tools for Teaching by on October 20, 2010 0 Comments

Did you know that your iPad can actually display video using the dock connector on the bottom of your iPad and an adapter (purchased separately)?  This can be great in the classroom or for quick meetings in technology equipped spaces.  If this is something you have considered before, or are considering for the future, there […]

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The iPad apps I Can’t Live Without

Filed in Interesting Technologies, Showcase by on October 14, 2010 2 Comments
The iPad apps I Can’t Live Without

I was recently  reading The Chronicle of Higher Education’s Prof Hacker Blog when I stumbled across an interesting post entitled 5 iPad Applications I Can’t Live Without (and Why) (http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/5-ipad-applications-i-cant-live-without-and-why/25907).  After reading this article I wondered: “If I had to choose, what would be on the top of my App list?”… so here they are! […]

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