Monthly Archives: February 2008

Call for Chapter Proposals – Collective Intelligence and E-Learning 2.0


Since I discussed E-Learning 2.0 in this blog couple days ago, I want to take this opportunity here to invite you to consider contributing your expertise to a forthcoming book edited by me and Prof. Harrison Yang of the State … Continue reading

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E-Learning 2.0


Online information and communication is changing the way instructors and learners interact and learn. Today, the Web is no longer just an information repository or a place to search for resources. Traditional Web applications typically consist of browsing and searching … Continue reading

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Online Slideshows


I have introduced SlideShare and ShowBeyond for creating online multimedia slideshows in my previous posts. For the past few weeks, I found several other Web 2.0 applications for creating slideshows which I think they deserve my attention.  They are: Animoto … Continue reading

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The Top 50 Proprietary Programs vs Their Open Source Alternatives


My colleague, Dennis Vital, came across an article “The Top 50 Proprietary Programs that Drive You Crazy – and Their Open Source Alternatives” on the WHDb. The article is written by Jimmy Atkinson who compares various proprietary programs/products with open … Continue reading

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