29 novembre 2018

Feds Prod Universities to Address Website Accessibility Complaints

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Universities are under legal pressure to make their websites fully accessible to people with disabilities, but is "fully" even possible. More...

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Impressions of WebCT

Impressions of WebCT
In my self-styled 'Rampage Across Australia' tour I have been touting the benefits of 'small' e-learning and questioning the value of large learning management systems. It's not just me - check out this post from DEOS-L on experiences with WebCT Vista. My message is Chris Sessum's: "Spend your money on web designers, artists, simulation experts, people who can assist you in making your online vision possible. More...

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Web Services What Web Services?

Web Services What Web Services?
The author goes exploring for web services and finds some. Good article - it begins with an overview of web services and what their promise is supposed to be for education. He then locates various links and examples illustrating what web services can do. More...

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27 novembre 2018

Extending the Web With Metadata Profiles

Extending the Web With Metadata Profiles
Profiles are, in a nutshell, a neat way of embedding XML-like information in webpages, such as the information you might include describing yourself in a FOAF file. More...

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20 novembre 2018

The Semantic Web: 1-2-3

The Semantic Web: 1-2-3
So I Googled someone who spammed the educational lists with a book review today (a book misleadingly called an e-book, since it's not even online) to see if she was related to trhe author or publisher and got sidetracked. Just as well; revenge surfing doesn't really suit me. More...

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16 novembre 2018

I Want MemeStreams as a Web Service

I Want MemeStreams as a Web Service
I don't care about a web service; an RSS feed would do (and do better, since I can't be bothered with all the overhead a web service entails). MemeStreams is a system whereby members rate items and where the items displayed on the front page are an aggregation of those ratings. More...

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Welcome to eMachineShop

Welcome to eMachineShop
This is interesting. The website describes it as follows: "eMachineShop is the remarkable new way to get the custom parts you need - the first true online machine shop. Download our free software, draw your part, and click to order - it's that easy! Your part will be machined and delivered. More...

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In the Classroom, Web Logs Are the New Bulletin Boards

In the Classroom, Web Logs Are the New Bulletin Boards
Surface-level article describing the use of weblogs in the classroom. With a new school year approaching in the northern hemisphere the blog phenomenon is about to go mainstream with not thousands but tens of thousands of teachers using them in their classes. More...

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28 octobre 2018

ManagerBreton.fr, une plateforme web dédiée aux Ressources humaines

Destinée aux TPE/PME du pays de Lorient, cette plateforme recense toute l'actualité et les outils nécessaires à la gestion des ressources humaines en entreprise.
Source : http://www.gref-bretagne.com/Actualites/Breves/ManagerBreton.fr-une-plateforme-web-dediee-aux-Ressources-humaines

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26 octobre 2018

Using the Enterprise SDK to Create a Minimal IMS Enterprise Web Service

Using the Enterprise SDK to Create a Minimal IMS Enterprise Web Service
If you can't read computer code you don't have a chance with this one. Even if you do read computer code, you have to have some good background in order to make it fly. This is the minimal, simple set-up. More...

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