Hermosillo, Mexico shared CC by pmoroni I was little surprised to find that yesterday was the hottest day ever recorded in Vancouver. In no small part because the record temperature rang in at only 33.8 degrees C (92.8 F): warm, no question, but a normal summer day where I grew up in Saskatoon. It put […]Read more "Remembrance of swelters past…"
Open Access Chalkboard shared CC by Gideon Burton An anecdote from Andre Malan’s must-read blog: I am currently working at a software company as an intern, writing a program. Now of course, as anybody who has taken Software Engineering knows (don’t worry readers who are not in Computer Science, I promise I will not lose you), […]Read more "A value proposition, basic respect, whatever…"
I wanted to spend some real time with the site before blogging about the Free Music Archive, and over that time my admiration for this project has continued to grow. The FMA describes itself thus: The Free Music Archive is an interactive library of high-quality, legal audio downloads. The Free Music Archive is directed by […]Read more "“It’s not just free music; it’s good music”"
Just a quick note that today is the last day to snag the ridiculously cheap early rate for this year’s Open Education Conference, August 12-14th in Van Rock City. If you have not already, I urge you to take a gander at the program we have lined up – I can’t imagine anything that could […]Read more "Last call for frugal-minded OpenEd attendees!"
I know Novak Rogic well enough to know that when he gets this enthusiastic about some new development that it’s worth paying attention to. So what’s the deal with the Section Widget WordPress plugin? This plugin is basically an improved version of the built-in text widget. It allows you to display some arbitrary text or […]Read more "More hotness from OLT’s WordPress team"