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.

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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!