Joomla! Newyork

A blogger inspired and birthed from the Joomla! community

Target of affection: Moodle

Moodle is just an application. Call it, web application. No doubt, it is a web application. It is also called CMS or Course Management System.

Techie talk:
A reading from the book  “Using Moodle” Teaching Popular Open Source Course Management System by Jason Cole and Helen Foster. O’REILLY:COMMUNITY PRESS.

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Filed under: Community, Joomla!, Social Networking,

Here comes the threaded comments

Word Press developers listened to the wp-bloggers community. Not a news! This is what Social Networking Developers are expected to do. This is true to WordPress  developers too .

How’s that for a starter?

comment-threading

Comment Threading is here: Read the entry

You asked, and we listened. Introducing threaded comments, comment paging, and comment order settings for your WordPress.com blog.

The demand was simple. Please give us the threaded comments.

For a while we managed alright.

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The truth about Facebook: It is up to you

What about it? Woo...scarecrow!

What about it? Woo...scarecrow! Photo from facebook Global

” The Truth About Facebook, ” is all over my face. Trying to scare me? Words such as; Privacy. CIA. Big Brother. Big Business.

What can we expect, that is exactly the concept of being in a social networking websites…to be found…to be known…to advertise…to socialize- with everybody including Big Brothers! The best place/convenient place for any agencies – government/non-government/businesses/big brothers to snoop around.

Here is what the article say that should scare me.

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Filed under: Social Networking, Technology, ,

WordPress Dashboard 101 – Blog Stats blog

Stats

Lesson 101: Stats

Learning by doing: Integrating technology in the classroom using Word press focusing on Dashboard | Blog Stats.

Words and symbols a learner should know or should be familiar with before going to the computer lab.

Advanced user/reader:

My Dashboard | Dashboard | Blog Stats | Referrers | Summarize: All Time

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Filed under: Education, Social Networking, WordPress,

Does Facebook Replace Face time, or Enhance it?

Let see what the writer says.

Time article on facebook

Time article on facebook

Jenny has not returned my calls in roughly a year. She has, however, sent me a poinsettia, poked me, and placed a gift beneath my Christmas tree. She’s done all this virtually, courtesy of Facebook.com, the online social networking site where users create profiles, gather “friends,” and join common interest groups, not to mention send digital gifts. Though Jenny has three children, ages 4 to 14, and rarely finds time for visits, phone calls or even e-mail, the full-time mom in upstate New York regularly updates her status on Facebook (“Jenny is fixing a birthday dinner,” “Jenny took the kids sledding”) and uploads photos (her son in the school play). After 24 years, our friendship is now filtered through Facebook, relegated to the online world. Call it Facebook Recluse Syndrome, and Jenny is far from the site’s only social hermit. Read the rest of the article at times.com

Filed under: Social Networking,