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Zen and the art of Internet reading (and writing) MERLOT Classic

The Internet may be changing our brains, making it more difficult for us to concentrate and devote full attention to the task... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 15, 2014
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The evolution and impact of Twitter

In this interview at the Aspen Institute, Twitter co-founders Evan Williams and Biz Stone discuss their company and the... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 16, 2014
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Application program interface (API)

The presentation illustrates the idea of an application program interface or API, using Twitter as an example.
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jan 15, 2014
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How social media can make history

In this talk at the State Department, Clay Shirky reviews the history of communication technology revolutions. He argues... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 06, 2012
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Making narrated PowerPoint videos

This presentation is an overview of a five-step procedure for creating narrated videos of PowerPoint presentations. In... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2014
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PowerPoint is OK

PowerPoint is often dismissed and criticized, but I find it to be a powerful teaching tool. I present three tips for... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2014
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Recording and encoding audio data

A good recording requires experimentation and adjustment of the microphone position and volume adjustment. The goal is to... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Apr 16, 2014
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A modular IT literacy course for the Internet era

IT literacy courses and curriculum date back to the 1960s at Dartmouth. Since that time, the curriculum has been revised as... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2014
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About the IT literacy electronic text

A document describing our IT literacy topic modules, the structure of our presentations, and the course outline.
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 14, 2011
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An image processing session

We will see the use of several image processing operations in creating a 200 by 200 pixel picture. An informal notion of the... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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