Archive for September, 2008

Short Clips–Twitter for Video

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on September 24, 2008 by runswscissors

While playing around with twitter I ran across something I like more….Twitter for Video!  Twelve Seconds is a great place online for video status updates. It’s an easy way to share what you’re doing using short video clips. You can use your web cam or mobile phone.


Crop, Morph, Create With fd’s Flickr Toys

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , on September 12, 2008 by runswscissors

Imagine taking your images and creating masterpieces to be shared with any and all.  OK maybe mine aren’t masterpieces, but it sure is fun taking a favorite photo and seeing what it can become.  fd’s Flickr Toys allows you to create, motivational posters, magazine covers, mosaics, calendars and a lot more.

Clip the Headlines–Use a Reader

Posted in Learn and Play with tags , on September 8, 2008 by runswscissors

One of our Learn & Play assignments was to play around with readers.  I have been using google reader for several years now and have found it to be useful.  It cuts down on the number of different sites I would need to visit and allows me to stay up to date on all those things that interest me, which believes me is plenty.   The only downside of a reader is it makes it too easy to be connect to all those things that interest you.  It’s hard to find the time to get through it all.  Instead I find myself reading snippets here and there.  You know that pile of books you are always telling yourself you will get to?  Well, I’m now doing that with my reader!