Showing posts from July, 2007


I forgot how much I like TED. Here are some favorites: Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity? Photosynth demo Unveiling the genius of multi-touch interface design

Links for Student Software

I saw this article today in USA Today regarding software for student purchase. It is a decent reference guide about getting student software at a decent price. Here are some other good products out there - that students might like to have on their computers that are free: Product - link - similar product it replaces (if there is one) OpenOffice (Microsoft Office) AbiWord (Word) Google Earth GIMP (photoshop) Picassa (photoshop) Scribs (pagemaker) Audacity for Windows Dia for Windows (Visio) Nvu (frontpage/dreamweaver) Google Sketch-up (CAD software) Celestia (Star Charts/Space) Firefox SynchToy http://www.m