Sunday, March 10, 2019

Sunday Post - Short and Sweet

Thought provoking tweets, the perspective of the state education from a kindergarten teacher and other great articles are only a scroll away. Enjoy listening to Tech on the side - Season 2, ep. 55: Short and sweet while checking out all the great stories, and of course a brand new Under Caffeinated Humor Comic.


George Couros on Twitter

A couple of thoughts: 1. Traditional practice does not equal bad practice. We can't use the terms interchangeably. 2. Innovation is ONLY innovation if it leads to something better. "New" is not enough. #InnovatorsMindset https://t.co/2VcFbuFcVp

Kindergarten teacher: My job is now about tests and data - not children. I quit.

Susan Sluyter is a veteran teacher of young children in the Cambridge Public Schools who has been connected to the district for nearly 20 years and teaching for more than 25 years.

Dude autotunes his cat miaowing and the results will make you shake with laughter

Madonna and Cher are no strangers to the odd bit of autotune. But, cats - yep, cats! - are admittedly a new one on us. Joaquin Baldwin - a feature animation layout artist at Disney - tweeted that he autotuned his cat Elton because "he won't shut up in the morning."
March Joke

Sunday, March 3, 2019

SundayPost - Technology Tip Roundup

Listen in on some of my picks for my first ever technology Tip Round Up and scroll through the tips for more information, walk throughs and step by step guides.

#TechTipTuesday - Nuzzel

The absolute easiest and handiest way to keep track of links, news articles, medium posts, etc that your twitter friends are sharing. Nuzzel is a free app ( Apple and Android) and website that allows you to see just the links that your twitter pals are sharing.

#TechTipTuesday - Cleaning out Digital Clutter Gmail edition

Look, digital hoarding is just too easy these days, however, eventually we all run out of space in the digital void so with out further ado let's dive head first into the mess that can be (and is my) Gmail Inbox.

Tony Vincent on Twitter

🔖 Add more of the webpages you frequently access to Chrome's bookmarks bar by deleting the bookmarks' names (leaving just the icons). #GoogleEdu

#TechTipTuesday - Your Camera can do more than just take pictures

Did you know... That the camera app built right into your iPhone can also be used to scan QR codes? Give it a try today. Find a QR code, open up your camera app and point the lens at it.

Setting up Scheduled Do not Disturb function iOS 12

Quickly learn how to setup a schedule for the do not disturb function on your iPhone or iPad within iOS 12 Not sure why there is no sound. Looking into issue presently.
Knock Knock Joke

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Sunday Post - Emoji Masterpieces

Season 2 
Episode 53
 

#TechTipTuesday - GSuite History Revision Copy

For those of you who have ever collaborated with anyone in a Google Doc, Slide Show, or Spreadsheet then I am certain you know how valuable the revision history function is. Thank's to a quick share from I have helped many a learner locate a previously edited version of their Google document in order to show what they have done or what another person has done to a document.

Create emoji masterpieces with any image using this fun web tool

The emojification of human culture is not complete until every object, verb, symbol, emotion, and image is captured using this once-obscure, now all-consuming pictorial format. That is why Emoji Mosaic is so helpful. Simply feed this free web tool any image you like, and it'll churn out an emojified version for you in real time.

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Upload an image to turn into a mosaic. Be patient, processing may take a moment.

Watch a space harpoon impale a piece of space debris

The U.S. government tracks 500,000 chunks and bits of space junk as they hurtle around Earth. Some 20,000 of these objects are larger than a softball. To clean up the growing mess, scientists at the University of Surrey have previously tested a net to catch chunks of debris.

Teleprompt | Voice-powered Teleprompter

The web's only voice-powered teleprompter. Drop in a script and it automatically scrolls as you speak.


Paper Joke