Invent an app – NeverEndingSearch – Blog on School Library Journal
Riffing off of a session I led at the edubloggercon, Joyce Valenza put together this cool video. :)
(tags: video tools)
Noticed Anything Different in Flickr Searches? » CogDogBlog
From the CogDog: "But hey I don’t get this. I made (what I think is) this awesome Firefox Greasemonkey script that adds a full cut and paste code (to Flickr images shared with a creative commons licsense) to provide a fully attributed, captioned link in blog posts."
(tags: images copyright)
BookGlutton – About Us
An interesting site someone posted on twitter (sorry, I forget who)… and it looks like it might be good for literature teachers and/or students. From the about page: "Our intent: build an experience that is simultaneously a book group, a computer, and a book. We believe firmly that people want to read, annotate and discuss, right there, immersed in the text."
(tags: books socialmedia languagearts)
Inside Google Books: New ways to search within a book
Google Books Search just got even (more) better. From their blog: "Earlier this month we revamped the search experience to make searching inside a book easier. You can now view the context of a search result, sort results by relevancy or page order, and flip through results quickly while viewing the book."
Schoology – Your digital classroom
"The first course management system built on a social network." 'Nuff said. I can't wait to try it out.
(tags: socialmedia cms socialnetwork distanceed)