CICERO LATIN TUTOR: an experimental app for the Iwoulb be latinists of the future. Una app sperimentale per aiutare gli studenti ad affrontare la traduzione del latino. E' il progetto condotto dalla Fondazione Agnelli e...
"I’ve created numerous presentations on Keynote for iPad, from start to finish with no need at all to do anything on a desktop – including some detailed presentations with 50 slides and more. And it’s not just been possible to do them on Keynote on the iPad, but it’s been a pleasure to create and edit them in the app."
Se Apple I è stato l'antesignano dei personal computer, il modello II nelle sue varie incarnazioni ha rappresentato di fatto il primo prodotto commerciale che ha portato la passione per Apple nella vita di molti di noi.
This is a great free app for creating step by step instruction guides. It combines video, images and text. Also a great tool for learning how to do something new. The instruction guides can be viewed online or on mobile devices.
Blogsy è una piattaforma di blogging multiplo, che consente di postare su diversi blog, ospitati sui sistemi di WordPress, Blogger, Posterous, TypePad, MovableType, Drupal, Joomla 1.5 e IBM Connections.
Here’s a comprehensive list of useful bookmarklets that you can easily add to the mobile Safari browser of your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. With bookmarklets, you can translate web pages, make them more readable, find word meanings and more.
As a final thought, it struck me as really interesting that both Nik Peachey (one of ELT’s main proponents of using educational technology) and Scott Thornbury (who has in the past seemingly looked upon educational technology as the devil incarnate) both talked about the main strengths of educational technology being for use by the students at home, rather than in the class.
An iPad is a social computing platform. Small, sharable, interactive, easy to pass physically from person2person. How often do you reach for your laptop when you want to show someone something? You don’t; you reach for your iPad. The immediacy of the human experience with this technology makes it a successful initiative, but it is hard to quantify. The endgame: is it used? Absolutely.