NOTES: Higher Education and Twitter. 10th -17th March

Recently I have been playing with the Twitter API, to get my head around how it works and what is/isn’t possible. Just to get my head going I have been looking at the ways in which UK Universities pimp themselves on Twitter. I haven’t really thought through my dataset or the kind of questions I…

What does the Oculus Rift mean for education?

I’m pretty excited about the Oculus Rift. Incase you’ve missed it, the Oculus Rift is a Virtual Reality headset that was initially a kickstarter project that while successful on kickstarter has since found even more big money backers. Playing on it goes something like this: We’ve seen VR headsets before, several were released in the…

Early Morning Monday Note Form Moaning (posted on a tuesday)

Some grouchy early morning thoughts in note form on badges while I wait for a server to install. Its taken me a while to get my head around the idea of badges. A fantastic round-up  that got me thinking about them lives here, I still really don’t know what to say about them, but I do…