"Posting too much information on social networking sites may be dangerous"
is a system of classification derived from the practice
and method of
creating and managing
to annotate and
this practice is also known as
Folksonomy, a term coined by
, is a
that was created by Ludicorp in 2004 and acquired by
in 2005. In addition to being a popular website
for users to share and embed personal photographs, the service is widely used by
to host images that they embed in
Yahoo reported in June 2011 that Flickr had a total of 51 million registered
members and 80 million unique visitors.
In August 2011 the
site reported that it was hosting more than 6 billion images and this number
continues to grow steadily according to reporting sources.
Photos and videos can be accessed from Flickr without the need to register an
account but an account must be made in order to upload content onto the website.
Registering an account also allows users to create a profile page containing
photos and videos that the user has uploaded and also grants the ability to add
another Flickr user as a contact. For mobile users, Flickr has an
Windows Phone 7
"These resources actually provide over 110 ideas for, and examples of,
Twitter in the classroom."
"Why Twitter Is a Teacher's Best Tool"
CasesBlog - Medical and Health Blog: Video: Teaching With Twitter
"Twitter – A Teaching and Learning Tool"
is an intuitive service for
navigating global maps information. It enables you and your students to look
up and study addresses anywhere in the U.S. and in many other countries and get
point-to-point, draggable directions plotted on an interactive street map. You
can also research public transit options and study Yellow Pages listings with
reviews, business information and coupons. You can freely switch between map,
satellite, terrain, and StreetView modes to gain various perspectives on a
location. Best of all, Google Maps is an online application, so there's no
downloading required, and you can access it from any computer that's connected
to the Internet."
"A brief 5 minute narrated video on using Google Docs & Spreadsheets to
facilitate virtual collaboration."
Writing Tools And Technology: A Mini-Guide"
"Audacity® is free, open source, cross-platform software for recording and
Audacity is available for Windows®, Mac®, GNU/Linux®, and other operating
Learn more about Audacity...
Also check our
for more information."
Kevin Kearney's Public Lists (34)
- American History
- Assessment Rubrics
- Child Internet Protection
- Collaboration Tools
- Copyright and Fairuse
- Curriculum & Assessment
- Digital Portfolios
- Games and Simulations
- Grant Writing
- Holocaust Studies
- How To
- Media Galleries
- Online Research Tools
- Photo Editing
- Professional Development
- QR Codes
- Reading and Writing
- Social Bookmarking
- Social Networking
- Virtual Field Trips
- Virtual Worlds
- Web 2.0 Resumes
- What is Web 2.0
- World Cultures