Ed Tech Crew 108 - The Big T - Telstra not Tony!

Podcast number 108 - November 26th 2009

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Websites

Tom Wursthorn pressie on voicethread
http://ictinter.edublogs.org/
Steve Hargadon- Classroom 2.0 founder. School 2.0: Where we're headed and What To Do About It?
http://mrpbps.globalstudent.org.au/2009/11/25/vitta-09-steve-hargadon/
http://starnott.edublogs.org/2009/11/25/vitta-09-keynote-steve-hargadon/

Other keynotes - Larry Johnson - CEO, New Media Technologies, Texas, USA
http://horizon.wiki.nmc.org/

Thanks to Delicious users edtechtalk & cchamberlain for adding this link - 11 things you need to know about Google OS
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2356137,00.asp
One from Darrel ... run it in a VM
http://www.engadget.com/2009/11/20/how-to-run-chrome-os-as-a-virtual-machine/

General topics of interest & In the News week

Grab the MS Office Pro beta
http://www.microsoft.com/office/2010/en/download-office-professional-plus/default.aspx

http://www.theage.com.au/technology/google-to-challenge-microsoft-and-apple-20091120-iqvd.html?autostart=1

Update on the new XO Laptop - XO laptop - v3.0 to be ultra-thin tablet
http://emergingtechnologies.becta.org.uk/index.php?section=etn&rid=14979

What do we do with it? Tasmanian Government ask this important question via Tender
http://www.itnews.com.au/News/160652,tassie-education-asks-burning-nbn-question.aspx

NSW Netbook - student tips (thanks @rgesthuizen)
http://tr.im/FPTI

PE Universe
http://www.peuniverse.com/

Literature Trios on Google Earth
http://www.googlelittrips.com/GoogleLit/Home.html

XNA creatorswebsite - community driven AFAIK
http://creators.xna.com/en-US

Educators PLN ning
http://edupln.ning.com/

Feedback from listeners

Via John Pearce
Create itunes account without credit card
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2534

Via Camilla Elliot
Make a movie
http://www.zimmertwins.com
Creative commons resources
http://www.sitepoint.com/blogs/2009/04/30/30-creative-commons-sources/

Via Sue Tapp
http://www.smallblueprinter.com
40 time wasters
http://www.pcworld.com/article/169112/40_fantastic_timewasting_web_sites.html
Simple pop-ups
http://www.robertsabuda.com/popmakesimple.asp

Jenny Ashby
http://twitcam.com/

mr.chrisatkinson on delicious
Online chatting guide (PDF download)
http://www.onguardonline.gov/topics/net-cetera.aspx

Teresa Rush new Ed tech Crew member on Diigo
http://www.connectsafely.org/

Video's of interest:

New set of TED Video's have been released:
Sixthsense - http://www.ted.com/talks/pranav_mistry_the_thrilling_potential_of_sixthsense_technology.html
Symmetry, reality's riddle - http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/marcus_du_sautoy_symmetry_reality_s_riddle.html

Games
Blog post -
The Top 10 Free Educational Video Games
http://edugamesblog.wordpress.com/2007/12/15/the-top-10-free-educational-video-games/

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