This week, Jeff, Dave, and John discussed the olympics, the role of education in technology, and Jeff's extended hiatus from the show. In a rare display of continuity, they also followed up on a few topics from previous weeks.
- Length: 42:54 minutes (39.28 MB)
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February 21, 2010
19:00:55 Gary -> Hello - something on? Or there is the 1500 metres.
19:01:21 JohnS -> We'll be getting started in a minute or two
19:03:39 Gary -> Sorry may leave - Cindy Klassen next pair - need to watch.
19:04:35 dave -> http://www.cbc.ca/technology/story/2010/02/19/laptop-webcam-fbi-investigation.html?ref=rss#socialcomments
19:05:51 Gary -> For a different approach to the Olymics: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71e_TxmCaxk&feature=fvw
19:06:06 Gary -> But if the computer is stolen?
19:06:51 page -> Can they turn it on if it is stolen?
19:10:10 dave -> http://sneakybastard.co.tv/
19:10:42 Gary -> Sneaky bastard - a great link not to be used to send links to your principal
19:12:49 JL -> http://www.roughlydrafted.com/2010/02/20/an-adobe-flash-developer-on-why-the-ipad-cant-use-flash/
19:14:16 JohnS -> Web 2.0 Never Forgets – Developing a Professional Digital Footprint: http://www.trustyetc.com/trustyblog/ 
19:16:20 dave -> http://royal.pingdom.com/2010/02/16/study-ages-of-social-network-users/
19:17:50 Gary -> It makes some of us seem very old.
19:18:31 Gary -> But I have lived this long - other could never make it.
19:18:38 JL -> http://math247.pbworks.com/
19:19:11 JL -> http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/puzzles/
19:19:46 JohnS -> Word it Out: http://worditout.com/ 
19:20:12 JohnS -> Neat Chat: http://www.neatchat.com 
19:20:42 JohnS -> Oxelon Media Converter: http://www.oxelon.com/media_converter.html 
19:21:23 dave -> http://brsu.org/dmfrench/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/OnlineLearning.pdf
19:32:10 JL -> http://sixthings.net/
19:33:03 sroseman -> eh canuck
19:33:12 sroseman -> yes we use it
19:33:37 sroseman -> When we talk to Americans we call ourselves Canucks
19:33:40 Gary -> Used for hockey players
19:34:02 JohnS -> Turn Your Netbook into a Feature-Rich E-Book Reader: http://lifehacker.com/5468581/ 
19:34:18 Gary -> 1500 - Wurst, Groves, Sablikova in case you were interested.
19:35:04 JohnS -> Before we take the e-book plunge: http://doug-johnson.squarespace.com/blue-skunk-blog/2010/2/17/before-we-... 
19:35:23 Gary -> Now back to paying attention to you.
19:36:35 gest -> http://pleaserobme.com/
19:37:26 Gary -> If you live in a tough area and want to catch the thief, it might be useful.
19:40:00 Gary -> Maybe a problem if you are on a holiday and posting photos.
19:40:57 Cathy E -> my husband is alway home - he will get em
19:41:05 JL -> http://www.scribd.com/doc/27012493/Technology-in-Modern-Foreign-Languages-A-Practitioner-s-Perspective
19:41:48 page -> @cathy, but he has to be awake!
19:41:54 JohnS -> SSL Certificates for Schools: http://certs.ipsca.com/Products/SSLServer.asp 
19:45:43 Gary -> Maybe more when the Olympics are over.
19:47:08 sroseman -> we will miss you
19:47:25 Gary -> Yes we will miss you.
19:47:44 Gary -> He is preparing for curling at the next Olympics
19:47:58 sroseman -> We will come! It's a habit!!
19:48:33 Cathy E -> we will be here
19:49:34 Gary -> Thanks again.
19:50:03 Gary -> But the Canucks did just beat the Swiss in curling.
19:50:05 sroseman -> Dave, try Goodlife Fitness