Seedlings #96 2010-10-15 GEEK of the WEEK Live
Geek of the Week LIVE from ACTEM the State of Maine Technology Conference! Augusta, ME October 15, 2010! Alice, Bob and Cheryl hit the road for a live show with over 200 participants from out of the 800+ who attend the Conference. All these people give up having a sit down lunch, grab a bag lunch and share their favorite URLs. Enjoy!
The Chat: Thanks to Peggy and Dennis for joining us in the Virtual Chat!
12:20:34 Dennis Hello.
12:21:54 Dennis Hi Peggy.
12:22:11 PeggyG Hi there! Was having trouble finding you. Is the stream happening here?
12:22:47 Dennis I'm attending too. Geek of the Week from ACTEM.
12:23:26 PeggyG I was on the link for WOCSD where they streamed yesterday but didn't see anything happening so came here. Excited to hear from everyone!
12:24:21 Dennis Alice's tweet at 12:14 said they were about to start.
12:24:31 PeggyG @Dennis are you attending ACTEM in person?
12:24:49 Dennis No. Virtually when I can.
12:24:55 PeggyG me too :-)
12:25:24 Dennis Hi Michael. You in Augusta?
12:25:57 Michael Richards Greetings everyone
12:26:01 Dennis @Karen - karenj?
12:26:01 Michael Richards I am Dennis
12:26:17 Karen Karena
12:27:10 PeggyG Hi Michael
12:27:15 Michael Richards @bobsprankle just shared TedxRedmond
12:27:21 Michael Richards Hi Peggy
12:27:45 Dennis I have no sound.
12:28:01 Michael Richards @cheryloakes is working on the sound
12:28:13 Michael Richards Hi tjacabos
12:28:29 Dennis @Michael Richards TY
12:28:51 Michael Richards preceden.com for timelines was just shown
12:29:19 ~Seedlings Just getting started.
12:29:31 tjacobs Hello! I've listened to you via podcasts for last year.
12:29:36 Michael Richards another timeline site lifesnapz.com registration is required
12:30:01 PeggyG thanks a lot for the updates! whetting the appetite!!
12:30:33 PeggyG is there a wiki or google doc that has the sites compiled? :-)
12:30:41 Michael Richards we are shifting to ustream
12:30:44 PeggyG ok
12:30:45 Michael Richards address forthcoming
12:30:50 Dennis ok
12:30:51 ~Seedlings I can't get the stream to work, going to ustream!
12:31:03 PeggyG ustream on edtechtalk?
12:31:07 Michael Richards or look on the side
12:31:15 PeggyG I'm there!!! :-)
12:31:15 ~Seedlings yes peggy, can't get my nicecast to play nice
12:31:23 ~Seedlings is the server on?
12:31:32 PeggyG so sorry!! remember our motto--expect the unexpected!
12:31:47 ~Seedlings ok, going to nicecast
12:31:51 PeggyG it says server is down
12:31:56 ~Seedlings ok, thanks
12:32:32 Dennis Can you give the link?
12:32:45 ~Seedlings As soon as I set it up.
12:32:48 Michael Richards readability website lab.arc90.com/experiments/readability is being showcased right now
12:33:17 Michael Richards It strips some of the junk found on a webpage
12:33:29 PeggyG nice! new site for me
12:33:53 Michael Richards newsmap.jp is being shown right now
12:34:09 Michael Richards visualization of the news headlines
12:34:41 PeggyG how is the sharing happening? are people showing it on a screen?
12:34:45 Michael Richards yes
12:35:02 Michael Richards Cheryl is working on using her ustream
12:35:14 PeggyG no problem! thanks for the updates!!
12:35:23 Michael Richards ustre.am/lqk
12:35:25 Dennis http://tinyurl.com/29c32lo
12:35:51 PeggyG I was on that site earlier--thanks!
12:35:52 Michael Richards edistorm.com is being showcased right now
12:36:12 PeggyG seeing it now
12:36:25 Michael Richards Excellent @PeggyG
12:36:46 PeggyG audio is great too!
12:36:51 Michael Richards even better
12:38:49 Michael Richards Google Squared is being shown now, google.com/squared
12:41:19 Michael Richards docsteach.org is being showcased by @cheryloakes
12:42:55 PeggyG I'm using the chat in the stream to add links too :-)
12:43:12 Michael Richards excellent, thank you @PeggyG
12:46:11 Michael Richards Dennis and tjacobs do you want to join us on the ustream chat?
12:48:58 tjacobs I'm watching ustream and see something.... looks like I'm in as guest..?
12:50:04 tjacobs Is that www.kickyoutube(remainder of url)...?
12:51:53 PeggyG http://kickyt.com/ this video shows you how it works (kick youtube)
12:57:08 PeggyG http://boardgamegeek.com/
13:00:49 PeggyG http://www.symbalooedu.com/
13:01:29 PeggyG http://storybird.com/
13:01:47 Michael Richards www.quietube.com
13:02:00 Michael Richards celtx.com
13:04:14 PeggyG http://www.delicious.com/seedlingsgeekoftheweek
13:04:44 PeggyG http://www.magcloud.com/
13:06:46 PeggyG http://tumblebooks.com/
13:07:30 PeggyG http://www.watchknow.org/
13:08:56 PeggyG http://www.storyonline.net/
13:10:07 PeggyG http://www.storylineonline.net/
13:10:27 Michael Richards we are taking a quick intermission
13:10:58 PeggyG thanks! is this your lunch time at the conference?
13:11:32 Michael Richards Yes it is
13:12:28 PeggyG thank you so much for streaming this!
13:22:51 Michael Richards we are starting up again
13:32:02 PeggyG http://talkntech.blogspot.com/
13:32:30 PeggyG http://incompetech.com/graphpaper/ free online graph paper
13:34:26 PeggyG http://images.google.com
13:36:10 tjacobs Have to run. It was fun being live.... I'll hope to join you again sometime.
13:36:22 PeggyG thanks for joining us!
13:36:48 PeggyG http://spanish.typeit.org/ type Spanish accents
13:42:06 PeggyG http://readitlaterlist.com/
13:42:16 PeggyG http://teamviewer.com/index.aspx
13:53:15 PeggyG http://gl.am
13:57:10 PeggyG http://search.creativecommons.org/
13:57:37 PeggyG http://live.classroom20.com
13:59:41 PeggyG http://blabberize.com/
14:00:10 PeggyG http://www.archive.org Internet archives and wayback machine
14:00:58 PeggyG http://www.googlewonderwheel.com/
14:03:19 PeggyG http://newstimeline.googlelabs.com/
14:07:00 PeggyG http://www.yolink.com/yolink/
14:07:18 PeggyG http://www.google.com/educators/p_websearch.html
14:09:54 PeggyG http://www.google.org/flutrends/
14:10:03 PeggyG http://taggalaxy.de/
14:13:57 PeggyG http://www.oddcast.com/home/demos/tts/tts_tran_example.php text to speech translator like Spanish to English :-)