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Lynda.com Up and Running!

Lynda.com Up and Running!

Due to an overwhelming response to the new offering to try Lynda.com an error message “Your organization’s licenses are currently all in use. Please try back again later.” was received by many trying the service. The number of concurrent sessions availabe has been increased so everyone should be able to access the site now.  We […]

March 5, 2010 | By | 21 Replies More
Lynda.com Page Error

Lynda.com Page Error

Good morning.  We are aware of the permission error received when clicking on the new training site for Lynda.com.  This should be cleared very shortly.  Thank you for your patience.  Another post will go up as soon as we are back on track.

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Future of Video in Education

Future of Video in Education

The New Media Consortium in conjunction with Kaltura Inspire is hosting a free webinar for educators and technology enthusists on the “Future of Video in Education.” Tuesday, January 26th, at 2:00 pm EST If you are interested in attending, you must preregister by following this link where you will receive a personalized link to use to […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Email Settings For Droid Phones

Email Settings For Droid Phones

“Ask IT” Question from student Shanna Long: Hello, I was wondering how I can get directions on how to get connected to email through my phone. There are instructions with a blackberry and an iphone but not for the droid.  If I had the domain names and exchange server name I could probably do it […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Ask IT: Q&A with student Nghia Ngo on Facebook Networks

Ask IT: Q&A with student Nghia Ngo on Facebook Networks

“Ask IT” Question: I tried to join FIT network on facebook and however I was unable to receive the confirmation email from facebook to my FIT email account. What i can do to resolve the problem? Thank you Answer: Hi Nghia, I took a look at one of the networks for FIT and was able […]

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Ask IT Q&A with Leatrice Mendelson on Museum Podcasts

Ask IT Q&A with Leatrice Mendelson on Museum Podcasts

“Ask IT” Question: I would like to know how to configure a walking tour with an i pod through the metropolitan museum. It would be similar to the headphone type of guide that the Museum provides but would be geared to FIT students who wish to go independently because they are not able to go […]

December 13, 2009 | By | Reply More
Emerging Technology: World’s Smallest Snowman

Emerging Technology: World’s Smallest Snowman

Just a little holiday cheer combining emerging technology with Frosty. I saw this post today on Emerging Tech, written by Chris Jablonski, and couldn’t resist sharing it with you. The National Physical Laboratory created a 0.01 mm snowman using nano-particle labratory tools. Cute little guy isn’t he?? Read the full post here Image Source: Source: http://blogs.zdnet.com/emergingtech/?p=1999 […]

December 11, 2009 | By | Reply More
Google’s Image Swirl: new beta image search

Google’s Image Swirl: new beta image search

Google has recently released a beta version of an image experiment called “Image Swirl.” According to Google, “The service “organizes image search results based on their visual and semantic similarities and presents them in an intuitive exploratory interface.” The search capability is pretty limited right now, but the idea behind it is quite interesting.  It […]

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