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Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder – Record any audio online with one click

Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder – Record any audio online with one click | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Apowersoft Online Audio Recorder is the best free audio recording software. It can record any sound from various audio input. One of its biggest advantages is that it is 100% free without no time limitations!

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A useful tool for those who made the leap from Windows XP to Windows 7 (or 8) and desperately need the "What U Hear" feature back in their lives...

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This is the most awesome thing in the universe for people who own Windows 7. I tried it out and it actually works the same as "What U Hear"

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Robin Williams: 10 Insightful / Inspiring Quotes

10 profound quotes from the late Robin Williams.

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Russell Roberts's curator insight, August 13, 2014 10:17 AM

I agree with business consultant Karen Dietz that Robin Williams was a rare talent who had the unique talent of making us laugh at ourselves.  He will be missed.  Aloha, Russ.

Christian Wasinger, CMO - Chief Mind Officer's curator insight, August 13, 2014 2:40 PM

The sudden passing of Robin William's came as a shock to many. He will life on in so many ways, one of which are these 10 quotes.

Randy Bauer's curator insight, August 14, 2014 5:17 PM

Tell a funny story. Share a comic from the paper or the internet. Express yourself with abundant enthusiasm. Try bringing a smile or laughter to someone across from you. It really is the "best medicine.

 

We have all been blessed to laugh with Robin Williams.

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Get Funny! Biz Storytelling With Humor To Boost Shares, ROI

Get Funny! Biz Storytelling With Humor To Boost Shares, ROI | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Authors galore keep suggesting that adding humor to business stories is a big win. People love it.

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Karen Dietz's curator insight, July 11, 2014 1:25 PM

I recently wrote this blog post for Curatti.com and thought to share it with you all too. I took the best storytelling + humor articles I could find to create a handy reference guide for you.


I love bringing humor into my articles and curation -- but it can be tricky at times. So how do you use it well? Even more important, how do you use it well so you get more shares and boost your ROI? The articles I chat about here have great tips for all these points.


I've reviewed each article, and provide the links. Hope you have fun with these.


Get happy. Get funny. Bring a smile to someone's face today in whatever you share :))


This review was written by Karen Dietz for her curated content on business storytelling at www.scoop.it/t/just-story-it 



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#askportia #socialmedia Channelkit

#askportia #socialmedia Channelkit | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

Organize links, articles, places, books or anything on the web into neat channels for personal or public use.


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Juan Fernández's curator insight, July 2, 2014 3:36 AM

It could be used, for example, to share resources and material for your students.

Sonya Kew's curator insight, July 2, 2014 1:48 PM

Another alternative is always good.  I think people need to find the one that works for them.

Patty Ball's curator insight, July 21, 2014 12:20 AM

collections online, 

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Outsourcing A Mobile App Development Team

Outsourcing A Mobile App Development Team | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Confused about how to outsource a mobile app development team? Here is a list of essential characteristics you should look for before hiring a dev team.
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BootCamp -

BootCamp - | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Welcome to BootCamp. A training program launched especially for those who have fetish for game designing and application development. At BootCamp we are providing Four different courses. BootCamp is scheduled from 16th June to 16th July, with 40 seat per course. So, don’t let the chance go and register yourself, Hurry Up!! Register Now *Few …
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82 Fascinating Mobile Statistics Facts and Figures

82 Fascinating Mobile Statistics Facts and Figures | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Blog post at TribalCafe | Social Media Marketing Agency : When you piece together these mobile statistics and the different marketing trends the results are astonishing.

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AdF.ly - shrink your URLs and get paid!

#Schools PROTOCOL EDUCATION: 1:1 EBD support in South Bristol Primary: £46 - £50 per day:

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Google Android 4.4 KitKat - PC Magazine

Google Android 4.4 KitKat - PC Magazine | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
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Google Android 4.4 builds on the success of Jelly Bean with KitKat, a powerful mobile operating system that makes up for its lack of candy coating with a solid framework.
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Android customizer Cyanogen notches $23 million - USA TODAY

Android customizer Cyanogen notches $23 million
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What's known as Android "software mods" can soup up devices with mobile Wi-Fi hot spots, new looks, alternative text messaging and more.
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10 Podcasting Projects Every Teacher Should Try

10 Podcasting Projects Every Teacher Should Try | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

Now that teachers have easy access to tools like Garage Band and iPods that make recording a breeze, podcasting is quickly becoming the latest creative mode of learning and presenting in schools.  Here are ten ideas to try in your classroom today.

 


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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, July 9, 2013 1:42 PM

I like some of these ideas. I'm thinking we could have students make podcast booktalks and have QR codes linking to them in the books or on a display or around the school. Hmm...kids can't use their phones at school, yet. Well, I can always put links to them in our catalog and on the website.

Connie Wise's curator insight, July 23, 2013 12:04 AM

Use podcasting to meet Common Core standards of speaking & writing.

BI Media Specialists's curator insight, August 19, 2013 3:05 PM

Let us know if we can try one of these projects with your class.

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Narrated Slideshow – Screencast Tool Comparison

Narrated Slideshow – Screencast Tool Comparison | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

A screencast is a digital recording of a computer screen with audio narration. Screencasts can include telestrator (‘John Madden pen’) annotations. Narrated slideshows include audio recordings synchronized to images without hand-drawn annotations.

Screencasts and narrated slideshows can be created with two kinds of tools:

1. Browser-based: Create an account on the website and use a modern web browser like Google Chrome or FireFox to record, save and share it.

2. Client-based: Download and install software on a computing device to record and save.


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Great List!!!

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Jenn Alevy's comment, May 12, 2013 10:35 PM
Thank you for sharing!
Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, May 14, 2013 3:06 AM

Great comparison !!

Katie Jane's curator insight, August 13, 2013 10:55 AM

This looks like it would be something that could be really handy for prodjects for class. that way we could not only have all of the information in front of us to see, but also hear whats going on as well.

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Pubble - Q&A Platform for Websites, Wordpress, Blogs & Facebook

Pubble - Q&A Platform for Websites, Wordpress, Blogs & Facebook | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

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Team Pendley's curator insight, May 7, 2013 10:37 AM

This could be a real time saver also

Vince Hill's curator insight, May 7, 2013 12:16 PM

Interesting

Dolly Bhasin 's curator insight, May 8, 2013 12:07 AM

Looks good, for having an engagement in the community!

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Screenbird

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Screenbird. Free Simple, Sharable Screen Recording. No Downloading Executables. Works through Java in your browser.

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Pascual Pérez-Paredes's comment, April 25, 2013 2:00 AM
I guess jave is off
Stewart Whitney's comment, April 25, 2013 7:56 AM
There's a message saying 'Missing Plug-in'. I clicked on all the things to get it and run the program, but it won't work. : ( Oh well. I have Snagit anyway.
Suzanne's curator insight, April 25, 2013 2:40 PM

Interesting and free if you upload your recorded videos to YouTube. Tutorials anyone?

http://screenbird.com/GYRM8L0C/

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People who doodled were able to remember 29% more information than nondoodlers, a study found

People who doodled were able to remember 29% more information than nondoodlers, a study found | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Recent research in neuroscience, psychology and design shows that doodling can help people stay focused, grasp new concepts and retain information.

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cool info. Do you doodle?

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Anita's curator insight, August 13, 2014 8:36 AM

Unlike what third grade teachers might have told you, it turns out that doodling is fun and good for your brain.

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So What Do Kickstarter Projects Owe Their Backers?

So What Do Kickstarter Projects Owe Their Backers? | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

Kickstarter has been taking the indie film world by storm the last few years. And let’s not forget how many products to make the films have been successfully using Kickstarter to get preorders to help develop the products. I myself ran a successful Kickstarter campaign last year and a... http://blog.planet5d.com/2014/07/so-what-do-kickstarter-projects-owe-their-backers/


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Infographic: A Risk-Based Approach to Education and Training

Infographic: A Risk-Based Approach to Education and Training | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
GO BEYOND SIMPLE 'CHECK BOX' COMPLIANCE While some organizations limit employee education to what is legally required, many are now recognizing that a more considered and structured approach to dev...
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Apple Aperture dies, Adobe offers aid to those left behind - CNET

Apple Aperture dies, Adobe offers aid to those left behind - CNET | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
In addition to rolling iPhoto into its upcoming Photos application, Apple ceased development of its Aperture photo-editing and management application. But will Photos give pros what they need?
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The 3 C’s of Successful Content Marketing

The 3 C’s of Successful Content Marketing | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

Content marketing is a powerful way to get your audiences attention and trust. It might seem difficult to get started but it’s pretty easy to grasp when you break it down. If you are ever struggling, just remember the 3 C’s of Content Marketing – Create, Curate, and Circulate.


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Guillaume Decugis's curator insight, January 9, 2014 11:44 AM
While the initial instinct of content marketers was to create all he content they needed, it's great to see more and more posts like this one including content curation as an essential part of the mix.
Oree_Lee's curator insight, January 9, 2014 2:59 PM

Les 3 C : clés de succès du contenu marketing : creation, curation, circulation (partage)

 

A chaque C se rattachent des spécificités.

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197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

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Great List!

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Diane Therrien's curator insight, December 30, 2013 9:27 PM

A world of free knowledge...

Ness Crouch's curator insight, January 14, 2014 4:34 PM

Must check out these channels!

Marisol Araya Fonseca's curator insight, February 23, 2014 4:32 PM

Great, great, great!

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How to set up and start using Reading Lists in iOS 7 Safari

How to set up and start using Reading Lists in iOS 7 Safari | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
If you like to read news and other types of media on your iPhone or iPad, the Reading Lists feature lets you quickly save articles for later that you...
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Google's Dialer With Built-in Search Is Exclusive To ... - Android Police

Google's Dialer With Built-in Search Is Exclusive To ... - Android Police | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Of all the announced new features of the Nexus 5 and Android 4.4/KitKat, one of the cooler ones was a new dialer colloquially known as the "KitKat dialer."... by Shawn De Cesari in Downloads, Tips & Tutorials.
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The 10 Days of Google Panda

The 10 Days of Google Panda | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

Solve today's algorithmic challenges, and future-proof against Panda-monium! Here's a 10-day guide of Panda checks, tips and warnings that will assist in identifying and mitigating the risks (and stress) associated with Google Panda updates.

 

Read More: http://searchenginewatch.com/article/2284335/The-10-Days-of-Google-Panda


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Elaine Lindsay's comment, August 14, 2013 8:31 AM
really good points here.. I believe we need to look at the whole beast.. all of the signals, social,, on-page and off Google pretty much spells it out for us..
Kaye Blum's curator insight, August 16, 2013 9:24 AM

For the serious SEO geeks...

Thorsten Strauss's curator insight, September 4, 2013 5:41 AM

Although a new release has since Panda (update) been issued, Penguin, this is a great "to-do" list for yourself or to just learn a little about SEO. Your SEO team should be long on top of this. If that is news to them, then you have a competence issue in your team. 

 

This review was written by Thorsten Strauss for his curated content

"3 World Marketing Mix", a triangulated review of marketing from point of view of executive, consultant and lecturer, on Scoop.it http://sco.lt/8fpYjR

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WebSnaps.co - Website Screenshot Capture | URL Thumbnail Generator

WebSnaps.co - Website Screenshot Capture | URL Thumbnail Generator | Technology & Training | Scoop.it

WebSnaps.co is a thumbnail generator that allows you to capture, store, and display screenshots of any URL. URLs are easily turned into useable images for your own online application, or to simply store as records in your online account. Display your URL screenshots online with simple HTML that can be inserted into any website, or maintain a library of captured images. Other terms for websnaps include: thumbnails, thumbnail generator, web thumbs, website snapshots, screen grabs, URL snapshots.


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Seems extremely useful sd well as cool for web developers, designers, and graphic artist. Can't wait to try it out.

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, May 6, 2013 5:20 AM

Great for screenshots of sites you want to share or present on.

John Purificati's comment, May 6, 2013 6:17 AM
This is a great time-saver that will make presentations easier to produce.
John Purificati's comment, May 6, 2013 6:17 AM
This is a great time-saver that will make presentations easier to produce.
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Multimedia Curation: Create Embeddable Video Compilations with CratePlayer

Multimedia Curation: Create Embeddable Video Compilations with CratePlayer | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Discover, collect, play, and share your favorite online media with CratePlayer.

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Alexander King's comment, May 9, 2013 8:16 PM
@wanderingsalsero: Simple. Reel Surfer and Keeeb do not allow you to have a persistant, global playlist. Also Keeeb isn't just focused on playable media.. it's a lot of different things. The "liner notes" that you are referring to are a feature that is coming soon to CratePlayer!
Gianfranco Marini's curator insight, May 10, 2013 5:04 PM

CratePlayer è una web app o un webware, come preferite, che consente la creazione di compilation audio e video dai numerosi social network e social media del web (youtube, vimeo, dailymotion, ecc.) e dai vari siti web. E' possibile farlo anche attraverso un apposito bookmarklet che consente di catturare il video desiderato in modo molto semplice.

 

E' inoltre possibile, per ogni raccolta creata, inserire una copertina, predisporre una descrizione, aggiugnere dei tag, configurarla come privata o pubblica, condividerla (Goggle+, Facebook, Twitter, ecc.), incorporarla.

 

Molto utile per la didattica in quanto consente di creare raccolte di video e/o audio da fonti diverse e su un deterimnato tema / argomento da fornire agli studenti per approfondimenti e per lo studio, senza dover fornire loro lunghe liste di  link. Utile anche come esercizio da far svolgere agli studenti fornendo loro un tema sul quale ricercare fonti audio e video da oprganizzare e integrare in una raccolta

 

per ulteriori informazioni: https://www.crateplayer.com

 

FAQ: https://www.crateplayer.com/about/faq

 

Esempi: https://www.crateplayer.com/crates

unspy's curator insight, June 2, 2013 1:57 PM

Taking "Fair Use" to the next level... CratePlayer is a web app which allows you to create compilations of video (and audio) clips coming from all your social media accounts as well as from YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Soundcloud or from any other website (a standard bookmarklet allows to easily grab video and audio content you find on the web.)

 

While it is not possible to upload your own files, it is possible to apply a visual cover, a description and relevant tags to each collection, which can be set to "private" or "public" depending on your needs. Furthermore you can invite additional persons to contribute to curate a specific collection.

 

Final collections can be easily shared on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, via email, or can be embedded on any web site or blog.

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Create Interactive Videos And Publish Them To Facebook With ClickBerry | PowerPoint Presentation

Create Interactive Videos And Publish Them To Facebook With ClickBerry | PowerPoint Presentation | Technology & Training | Scoop.it
Clickberry provides users with a number of interesting video editing options such as overlaying hyperlinks, tagging friends or linking to any online video

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Looks very interesting. I could see this being used in online marketing. 

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Người Họ Lê's comment, May 5, 2013 11:27 PM
Cloud storage with 1GB free space.
Olga Boldina's comment, May 6, 2013 11:28 AM
Thank you for your comment. I hope I`ll get some more information about it!
Pamela Bartar's curator insight, May 8, 2013 2:24 AM

interesting beta version