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Ensuring the Net Generation Is Net Savvy

Ensuring the Net Generation Is Net Savvy

Ensuring the Net Generation Is Net Savvy George Lorenzo and Charles Dziuban Net Gen students may know the Internet, but they are not necessarily “net savvy.” Exposed to huge quantities and multiple formats of information online, they are constantly challenged to sort valid from inaccurate information. Moreover, students are creating information, not just consuming it.Read more about Ensuring the Net Generation Is Net Savvy[…]

Wetpaint.com Wikis

Wetpaint.com Wikis

A Wetpaint website is built on the power of collaborative thinking. Here, you can create websites that mix all the best features of wikis, blogs, forums and social networks into a rich, user-generated community based around the whatever-it-is that rocks your socks. A social website that’s so easy to use, anyone can participate. The WetpaintRead more about Wetpaint.com Wikis[…]

7 Things You Should Know About Skype

7 Things You Should Know About Skype

Skype is a voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) application that lets users make free phone calls between Skype-equipped computers and inexpensive calls between Skype computers and landline or cell phones. Skype functions on a P2P model rather than as a centralized application, and it offers features such as voicemail, call forwarding, conference calling, and videoRead more about 7 Things You Should Know About Skype[…]