Web 2.0 2006 Conference

Are you interested in Web 2.0? The 2006 Web 2.0 Conference will be taking place November 7-9, 2006 at the Palace Hotel in downtown San Francisco. Registration for the 2006 Web 2.0 Conference will be by invitation only. You are encouraged to request an invitation here. Web 2.0 Conference

OnPoint Digital

Here are the details of a product recently submitted to me at the e-Learning Centre "OnPoint Digital is an technology software/services provider dedicated to the development of powerful yet affordably priced online learning and performance management tools for middle market and enterprise customers (300-30K employees). OnPoint’s products include a full-featured …

Skypecasts

Skype is launching a new service – Skypecasts. "Skypecasts enable people to discuss shared interests — anything from classic cars and cooking, to home design and computer support. Skypecasts are moderated by the ‘host’ who is able to mute, eject or pass the virtual microphone to participants when they wish …

Spotback

Spotback describes itself as "a new breed of personalized news service. It is designed to quickly learn each user’s fields of interest and style by analyzing how users rate and interact with news information. It then offers users the most interesting, relevant and hard to filter news information personally tailored …

The next wave of innovation is collaboration

Cisco’s CEO, JOhn Chambers was the keynote speaker at Interop in Las Vegas, yesterday. He said "the next wave of innovation will be driven by user needs to collaborate in real time over IP networks" To hear more, download the podcast at PodTech.network.

Open Week at the New Curiosity Shop

"This Virtual Open Week is a great opportunity for potential learners to get a taste for online learning, and find out how much fun it can be – it will be a chance to show that online learning can be as sociable an experience as any kind of learning. "As …

Open Week at the New Curiosity Shop

"This Virtual Open Week is a great opportunity for potential learners to get a taste for online learning, and find out how much fun it can be – it will be a chance to show that online learning can be as sociable an experience as any kind of learning. "As …

Bill opens door to virtual schools

And now, following on from my posting on online examinations for school pupils, there’s talk that students might not have to go to school to get a public education in the future. This piece is about what is happening in South Carolina in the US. "In a virtual learning setting, …

Pupils to sit first online exams

BBC News reports that "School pupils in Scotland are set to sit exams online for the first time as this year’s exam season gets under way." "The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) said the move was a "significant milestone" in modernising exams." Read the full article Pupils to sit first online …

Personal Knowledge Management Tools

Robin Good, recently wrote an article on Personal Knowledge Management Tools Ready For Enterprise Use.  Here is an excerpt. "Personal knowledge management is making strong inroads into enterprise environments where individual users can be motivated to publish quality (commercial) information effectively and with the ease that "bloggers" enjoy. "Be it …