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EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

Tomorrow is EduTech Day at FIT and we are ready to go!  The Great hall was set up today, lighting is moody (in a good way) and the presentations are race ready.  We have unbelievable faculty and student presentations throughout the day and sponsors including Herman Miller, Adobe, Apple, Cisco.  An Administrative panel discussing their […]

March 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Video of the day – Blogs in Plain English

Video of the day – Blogs in Plain English

With the recent release of WordPress blogs at FIT the buzz is all about and I have received lots of questions of how a blog is really different from a website, or a wiki.  I am a huge fan of the “Plain English” videos so please allow me to present Common Craft’s, Blogs In Plain […]

March 2, 2011 | By | Reply More
New iPad to be announced today? Follow Bloggers from the Event!

New iPad to be announced today? Follow Bloggers from the Event!

So here it is, finally, the long awaited announcement about the iPad2.  So what will the differences be? Well previews and bloggers ‘in the know’ say that it will be thinner, lighter, and have a camera for video chats using FaceTime. Want the latest info from the Apple event today in SanFrancisco?  Follow the live […]

March 2, 2011 | By | Reply More
Flickr Creative Commons

Flickr Creative Commons

Need images to include in your presentation or blog?  With copyright infringement issues, it can be hard to find images that look great and are allowed for personal or commercial use. Enter – Flickr Creative Commons Member of the photo sharing site, Flickr,  now have the ability to add a Creative Commons license to their […]

March 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Where did “technology” come from?

Where did “technology” come from?

I just saw this post from TED.com, an incredible nonprofit blog that shares innovative ideas from three areas: Technology, Entertainment, and Design.  If you haven’t checked this blog out it.. it’s worth a few minutes to delve into it. In this particular video, Kevin Kelly, the publisher of Whole Earth Review, and Executive Editor at WIRED, gives a talk […]

March 16, 2010 | By | Reply More
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 […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More