Month: August 2008

280 Slides

I’ve just had a wee play with 280 Slides. I’m impressed. It let me search online for images & videos that could be embedded, and then let me upload it to slideshare. In terms of Presentations, it’s not got too many choices, just a few backgrounds & a few layouts – but given that most…

Jane's E-Learning Pick of the Day: Slideshow of the Day

Jane Hart’s “25 Tools” is today’s Slideshow of the Day Of those she lists: Firefox – yes (and Flock) Delicious – got an account, but never use it. Google Reader – yes, embedded into my iGoogle page (& now into Vista’s Sidebar) Gmail – yes – again into iGoogle (though not the Vista sidebar ……

Online Presentation Tools.

I’ve used Slideshare quite a bit since I discovered it (apparently I first mentioned in it June 06), and I’ve also looked at other sites that offer similar functionality, though have tended to stick to slideshare as I’m used to it. There are other sites, though, that have additional functionality, and I do rather like…

Updating Blogs.

I’ve just updated WordPress to 2.6 – which seems to be promising quite a few new features: https://videopress.com/v/mARhRBcT/fmt_std I’ve also been beta testing the Elgg 1.0 over the past few weeks. It seems to have a lot of new, useful features – I’m looking forward to being able to install & haveĀ  a play soon….