Let’s talk about webcam audio

Let’s talk about webcam audio

Webcams in general are fairly blunt instruments when it comes to audio. They are basically tuned to pick up noise that is close by so they are less likely to pick things like road noise, but they love the sound of keyboards and mouse clicks.They are also...
Happy Relaunch Day

Happy Relaunch Day

I’ve been blogging about teaching, learning and technology for a number of years. A couple of years ago my job changed and the old eLearning Meandering edtech blog was unfortunately sidelined. Well, I’m relaunching the blog on a new site, EdTech Pro....

Password management

I have a small truckload of passwords Keepass is the one that many password managers Tech Geeks recommend Because the password database is on your computer not in the cloud, Keepass can be a bit fiddly if you use multiple computers.  There is a work around using...

A bit about trolling

There is a fairly high profile trolling issue going about at the moment. Why the trolls will always win Tech trail blazer, Kathy Sierra coined the term “Koolaid Point” when describing the escalation of trolling behavior.  She later unfortunately found...

Flipped learning – media update

MOOC reporting is finally dying down as reality hits the over eager early adopters. What appears to be taking it’s place is more reporting on online learning and flipped learning. Here are some ‘Flipped’ articles from the last month 6-myths of the...

eTexts ready or not?

“In a trend occurring in multiple colleges across the country, students are saying ‘no’ to eBooks, due poor ease-of-use, limited funds for eReaders, and lack of available resources.” http://www.ecampusnews.com/top-news/ebook-student-backlash-793/ eTexts...