I Love New Media

I love new media, I love the people working within new media, and I love the tools we have in new media for sharing the love. One very interesting blog post which inspired me this week was made by one of my Twitter friends Christopher Pen called Transparency is the...

RSS to Twitter Script

Found a great script which takes an RSS feed and spits that up to your Twitter account. I immediately installed this script for TPC and also ACF+, with a server CRON setting to once an hour. This means that those two RSS feeds will be posted to their respective...

Second Life Educating Blog

Just launched SLEDucating as a shared portal for educators working in SecondLife wishing to blog. There is an abundance of academic research and development taking place “in-world” and though many many personal blogs exist for this, there was not one...

Future Of Web Apps

I was recently checking out The Future Of Web Apps lectures. This was just what I needed this morning in order to get tuned into some site design and conceptualisation I need to get going today and over the weekend. I’m wanting to re-vamp some of the services...

Google Groups and Swicki

Dave Perry dropped this tip to me after a brief mention of us needing something to draw three classes together and pool resources. I proposed Google Groups, not least because it is a focussed contact mechanism, and very easy to get a message into people’s life....

RSS Feed For All Forum Threads

Yesterday I made a modification to the forums on Audiocourses. The modification is a superb tool and took no more than, what 30 mins, from start to finish. The end result is a unique rss feed for each individual forum thread on the board! Naturally this is the way...

Student Loan Consolidation Rates

I was wondering today, on a return journey back from a degree validation meeting, about student loan consolidation rates. In the UK students are expected to take out study loans in order to pay for their university experience, and I know this to be the case in many...

Consolidate Loans

I have a friend who helps to consolidate loans, well he doesn’t actually consolidate the loans, that would be untrue, but he does work for a loan consolidation company. Humpa works for US Debt Resolve, which is basically a loan consolidation company. I think I...

Project Particle

I’ve been asked to work on some designs for an “experience” in-world @ SecondLife to enable a product to be representing in a way which is fitting and appropriate for the platform. This is a very interesting concept as the platform itself does lend...

Virtual Business Cards

I’ve recently knocked up a virtual business card primarily for use in the 3D virtual world of SecondLife where I have been building a social presence on many levels. The way we craft our online identity for those of us that work fairly extensively on the...

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