El uso cada vez más intenso de smartphones, tabletas y lectores de eBooks ha hecho que muchos escritores o aficionados a la escritura comenzaran a editar sus libros en los formatos compatibles con estos dispositivos. Las herramientas de edición disponibles en la actualidad hacen que crear libros electrónicos o eBooks sea una tarea bastante sencilla así como también apasionante
Earlier this week, Oxford's Bodleian Library announced that it had digitized a 550 year old copy of the Gutenberg Bible along with a number of other ancient bibles, some of them quite beautiful. Not to be outdone, the British Library came out with its own announcement on Thursday:
No âmbito da iniciativa europeia eSkills 2015, foi agora divulgada a publicação «Acquiring e-Leadership Skills - Fostering the Digital Transformation of Europe» que apresenta aquelas que são consideradas as competências dos líderes que poderão operar a transformação digital da sociedade europeia.
A respected Swiss scientist, Conrad Gessner, might have been the first to raise the alarm about the effects of information overload. In a landmark book, he described how the modern world overwhelmed people with data and that this overabundance was both "confusing and harmful" to the mind. The media now...
Google Cardboard brings immersive experiences to everyone in simple and affordable way. Whether you fold your own or buy a Works with Google Cardboard certified viewer, you're just one step away from experiencing virtual reality on your smartphone.
En este libro se describen siete estrategias para hacer uso de la Web 2.0 en el proceso de enseñanza-aprendizaje. El texto esta dirigido principalmente a docentes de educación media-superior y superior. Aunque también los estudiantes...
A Bibliotrónica Portuguesa é um site de acesso livre e gratuito a e-books ou livrónicos. Os internautas encontram aqui reedições de livros antes publicados em papel, originais aqui publicados pela primeira vez, e hiperligações para livrónicos disponíveis por toda a Internet.
Sometimes it’s just great to recommend cool stuff for your peers. Here, Social Media and Educational Technology specialist Scott Hayden and teacher / e-learning coordinator Rachel Jones discuss their favourite free resources for the classroom.
LearningApps - interactive and multimedia learning .
LearningApps.org is a Web 2.0 application, to support learning and teaching processes with small interactive modules. Those modules can be used directly in learning materials, but also for self studying. The aim is to collect reusable building blocks and make them available to everyone. Blocks (called Apps) include no specific framework or a specific learning scenario. The blocks are therefore not suitable as complete lessons or tasks, instead they must be embedded in an appropriate teaching scenario.
Fotor was launched in May of 2012 and has from the very beginning brought powerful, easy to use photo editing tools into the hands of anyone and everyone with an internet connection. Utilizing cloud computing to provide a suite of image processing tools ranging from basic cropping to HDR (High Dynamic Range) processing, Fotor has made professional-level photo editing accessible to everyday users through a clean, intuitive interface and workflow.
Admittedly, the use of Facebook in education is a contentious topic that raises a lot of controversy and debate among educators. Some view it as irrelevant social media platform to be used in educational settings, the other camp sees a potent tool with a conceivable educational potential. Certainly, as a social media website, Facebook poses some serious caveats that teachers have to attend to. Issues of safety, irrelevant content, distraction, vulnerability…etc are some of the things to be addressed with students before incorporating Facebook in any instructional methodology.
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