In this podcast, Jon Westfall and I (Todd Ogasawara) discuss:
- Former high flyers HTC, GroupOn, and StumbleUpon all downsizing
- Drones – the new Google Glass. From cool to despised
- Apple Boot Camp now supports Windows 10 installation
- Alphabet holding company for Google and spin-offs like Niantic Labs
- Jon’s App Pick of the Week: Threes (An oldie but goodie (1 year ago or so) tile game). Similar to 2048.
Back to School Tips: Teacher Edition!
- remind.com – Send text reminders to students, for FREE
- zipgrade.com – Scantron tests without the scantron, $7 a year
- Moodle – Best Learning Management System on the planet, for FREE
- VLC – Cue videos exactly as you want, drag drop via iTunes.
- EventZilla – Set up free events and email tickets… for FREE
- YouCanBook.Me – Syncs to your google calendar, students can schedule appointments.
- Classroom Response:
Socrative – Web based clickers
Kahoot.it – Fun games
Plickers – Paper clickers
- Evernote – Free or premium, best tool for organization.
- Google Cloud Print – Print to your office computer from your personal device. Or mobile device using a cloud print app.
- TeamViewer – Access network resources from home