Upcoming event: February 11 & March 12 See more at the Business Link Alberta site at this link : Business Link Small Business Seminars Podcasting, Blogging, Online Syndication Podcasting is part of the new social media sweeping the online marketing landscape. It’s all about communicating with a new audience using a new media and engaging […]Read more "Business Link Small Business Seminar – Blogs, Podcasting, Online Syndication"
Canadian E-Learning Conference June 17-20 2008 Here’s one session I’d like to attend – is it a trend? IT departments beware. Here’s one on podcasting – Podcasting: Adding Value. A keynote presentation – Social Networking Tools. If you are an educator – K-12 or post-secondary – you may want to attend this conference. If anyone does […]Read more "Canadian E-Learning Conference June 17-20 2008"
While reading the Edmonton Journal newspaper (yes I still read hard-copy) this morning over coffee I came across this article featuring how some University of Alberta medical students are using podcasts to learn about their subjects. What was unique about what they were doing is how they turn their dry academic medical information into pop […]Read more "Podcast as learning tool at UofA"
Big news this . . . “First-year student Chris Avenir is fighting charges of academic misconduct for helping run an online chemistry study group via Facebook last term, where 146 classmates swapped tips on homework questions that counted for 10 per cent of their mark.”Why? this “…virtual study group has been slammed as cheating by […]Read more "Student could be expelled for Facebook use – huh?"
Awhile back we posted a link to a podcast from the local community college – Ron Lines + Jim Martens wine tasting podcast. Here’s their latest…a video podcast on their experiences podcasting . . . http://webct.rdc.ab.ca/wine.htm. Thanks to Ron Lines and Dr Jim Martens for keeping at it. Dean OwenRead more "Update on a local podcast"
Tonight I met a chef and instructor at the local community college who is podcasting in support of one of his classes. Ron Lines and Dr. Jim Martens have produced a number of episodes on wine tasting: Eating the West 403 Podcasts. Check it out. They sound like they are having too much fun.Read more "Local Podcasters – Wine Tasting"
Here’s some good news for folks in the academic world who are interested in podcasting events such as lectures but stop when they see the complexity of the capture and the costs of deployment to multilple locations. Chris Dawson and his company BoxPopuli have announced a suite of products – hardware and software and web […]Read more "Podcast In A Box"