We wish you a merry WordPress


It’s after Thanksgiving and time for all of us of American distraction to write our annual Christmas letters.  The art of balancing between bragging and whining and pitching a missive at people you a)only talk…

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My 2008 Edublog Award nominations


There are so many people who have contributed to my learning this year — in person and online. My nominations for the 2008 Edublog awards are: Best individual blog http://ogrady.globalteacher.org.au/ Lauren O’Grady is an intelligent,…

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Google kills Lively


Google’s foray into 3 D chat – Google Lively – is going to be shut down at the end of this year http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/11/lively-no-more.html Is Google the McDonald’s of the internet in that if they pull…

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Pumpkin pie: an unusual post


Okay, here I’ve been having vibrant discussions around what blogs are – conversations on reasonably consistent topic areas is my take on it – and I’m about to deviate madly.  But there is a tenuous…

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Second Life sessions for EDayz08


The countdown is on to South Australia’s EDayz and I’ve been working up the in-world sessions for the people coming to my Second Life sessions. On Wednesday night, we’re going to do a nuts and…

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