Monthly Archives: August 2013

L3T 2.0 book second revision available as OER

From 20 August until 28 August 2013 – in only seven days – the second revision of the well known OER book learning and teaching with technologies (L3T) was published. All in all 268 persons (including myself 😉 ) helped … Continue reading

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facebook starts with shared photo albums

facebook users will soon be able to use shared photo albums. The creator of an album can invite up to 50 friends, each of them can upload up to 200 pictures into it. Currently facebook only allows the creator himself … Continue reading

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Breakthrough for scientific publications in open educational resources

According to a Study of the European Commission 50% of the scientific publications published in 2011 are free available over the Internet according to the open access principle. The EC sees with this result the begin of the breakthrough of … Continue reading

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Apple plans to introduce new iPad tablets

According to a news article from Bloomberg Apple plans to introduce new iPad tablets before X-mas. It is not foreseen to present them together with the new iPhones on 10 September 2013. The new iPad mini should come with a … Continue reading

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YouTube Live streaming for all

Google announced that YouTube will provide live streaming now to all users who have at least 100 subscribers. With this regulation the service – which was introduced two years ago – can be used also by smaller providers and definitely … Continue reading

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