Joomla! Newyork

A blogger inspired and birthed from the Joomla! community

Copyright Material: Copyright Notice

New word is born… “DIGITAL BARBARISM”

“dandansoy inom tuba laloy”  reconnects me to this blogger. First time after few moments of reading the content especially the “Copyright Notice” I began to nosebleed. Way, too cool!

Filed under: Education, Ethics, Guidelines, Self-Help, Technology,

Sounds more like PC to me: PC Phone that is!

I have been around with computers for a while now. Actually, not just computers but also with real breathing human beings; users and learners; with different level of computer know how.

And I noticed that if you stay long enough in a computer lab (7 years) used for Education Technology, you will notice right away what type of computer user you are dealing with.

Most of these users especially the techno savvies loved to share their gadgets. They don’t usually follow the usual routine on where to save, and retrieved their files. They used their own gadgets for storage, although once in while, I could still see people using Floppy 31/2 .

Right now I am still waiting for someone to come around carrying this piece of equipment – a touch screen device  that might be called X, Y, Z phones. I will be delighted to see how it works in real life, because according to the specs, it  can do what a PC could do. Still waiting!

Small but powerful too!
Personal Computer/not a phone

erricson-phone

microsoft-smart-interface-system

Filed under: Technology, Thoughts,

I don’t like the sound of my hard drive

The Computer System
Targetted students: A+ Trained Technicians

Case study: “Where is the sound coming from?”
If your answer  is ” hard drive”  then you are good to go. But if your answer is  “computer” then. . .its ok.

Frankly, I preferred the hard drive answer. Why? Go and research! I have no time to explain. A+ Trained Technicians should know the concept, if not then review the basic. Read the rest of this entry »

Filed under: Education, Technology

Moodle from start to finish

moodle-on

My Moodle folder/directory: images and the installation files - ready to go. just waiting for the signal.

I found an Archive of Moodle Posts here from start to finish. This is also the same blog where I found this.

I really enjoyed reading the entire saga and keep on coming back for more inspiration.

Thank you.

Blogger’s Credential: B.A. History (1992) – Virginia Tech, M.A. History (1994) – University of Georgia, M.S. Instructional Technology (2003) – Towson University.

Filed under: Technology,

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, ,