At the recent #jisccreativity event we proposed an idea for a geo-located mentoring app for (university) students. We decided it was a bit like YikYak but with a purpose.Read more "Yik Yak with Purpose?"
Internet based services and companies need to keep ahead of their competition. If they don’t they risk losing (my) business.Read more "Why I love SmugMug but it’s just not keeping up."
So Periscope has hit the app store. This iOS only app (for now) turns your iOS device into a portable live video broadcast system. Here are my early thoughts on how we might use it in learning & teaching.Read more "Up or Down Periscope."
I feel a little bit like the OERxx Conference has perhaps come of age. My Take on OER15.Read more "Open Up!"
GoGo (Get Online, Get Open) is a facilitated online open course, combining the best of face-to-face with the best of online.Read more "Let’s Get Ready to GoGo."
My presentation for the ICT in Education, Leeds conference exploring a conversational framework for e-learning.Read more "ICT Education Presentation"
At Bett Show 2015 I was invited to talk about my experience of working with both BYOD & 1to1mobile device experiences. What lessons can be learnt from these experiences?Read more "“Things can only get Bett-er”"
What’s your new years resolution? People seem disappointed when I tell them I don’t have one, so I decided to do something about it, something I have been intending on doing for a number of years but never quite got around to it. So………………what is it? Taking Control – of my own spaces and my own […]Read more "New Year, New Blog, And it’s Mine All Mine."
As I sit and write this post I started out with the view to just put a few observations in writing and to make it short and sweet, but warning this might turn into a right old load of waffle! I have a variety of pathways for discussion already leading off from it in my […]Read more "Ephemeral Connections: Nostalgia is just a thing of the past."
The Web Is A Collaborative Meaning-Making Technology — http://connectedcourses.net/thecourse/web-concept-platform-cultures/ In an earlier post I outlined my ideas for my very own facilitated online open course (FOOC) that would sit outside of my usual teaching activity. My ideas over the course of Connected Courses have been further informed and consolidated. Having tried to engage other colleagues in […]Read more "Wake me up before you gogo!"