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"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." - Arthur C. Clarke

Thursday, May 19, 2011

e-books now outselling print books!

The sad (is it?) truth was revealed today when Amazon announced that it is now selling more eBooks than print. You can read the article by clicking here.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Quirky Ways to Teach Skakespeare

Check out the 7 videos that showcase 7 different and "quirky" ways Shakespeare is being taught around the country. Good material for the "bard" in you... Click on this link to see more.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Browse the timeline of conflict and war across the globe - fantastic!

Conflict History goes back to 3000 BC and all the way close to the present and gives you an awesome interactive map interface for conflicts and wars throughout history. Mind boggling level of information. Go to conflicthistory.com

Monday, May 9, 2011

Cybernetics of tomorrow now...

Very unique website promoting "Serif Industries" a future cyber provider. Explore the many possibilities the future has in store for you (very soon)...
Just click here: sarifindustries.com

Saturday, May 7, 2011

For you teachers of writing, a great tool!

Classroom Salon is a great collaborative digital environment for writers where annotations and comments about their writing can be seen in a dynamic group setting. Writers can publish and comment on each others writing with feedback showing up in an easy to use and slick online interface. Plus it's hosted by Carnegie Mellon University. Check it out here: classroomsalon.org