Year: 2011

Galleries on WordPress.

In the last post, I just uploaded 3 photos; it gave me the option to create a gallery, but I could only do it with the 3 photos I’d uploaded. I actually wanted to have one on its own, and two together. (Got over it by having them immediately after each other). However, it made…

Getting Sugar talking!

(No, nothing to do with Sir Alan!) I’ve got an OLPC , and have an Acer Aspire Netbook with Sugar On A Stick installed – and was trying to get them to recognise each other, in order to demonstrate the mesh & collaborative working. I was able to get both onto the Uni Network (though…

Tweetdeck

RWW reports that Tweetdeck has allegedly been bought by Twitter. Nothing has been confirmed yet – but if so, then RWW’s feeling that it’s likely that support for other networks will remain is probably true. (Not that I’ve ever actually used Tweetdeck for anything other than a single twitter a/c; but it’s nice to know…

Many Eyes.

I’ve revisited Many Eyes for the first time in a long time – and even decided to have a go at creating a visualisation. I’m not that good at selecting appropriate values at present – however, using the fee tables from the Guardian, I managed to get a pretty visual representation of the proportion of…

Sorted!

I’ve now got it all sorted so that I can use the updating features from within WordPress, upload photos etc., etc., etc. Have also worked out how to create webusers (which I think I may well use to enable my students to host websites next year, not just build them). I’ve tried creating a sub-domain…