Haymarket Books are offering free ebooks bc quarantine
Angry Sweary Rant
Seriously, can Microsoft just go and fucking die already? I’ve just signed back into OneNote on my home computer and suddenly I don’t have any notebooks anymore. Whatever. Weird Microsoft bullshit. Signed in online, and I have my notebook. Except, randomly, for the one fucking section I fucking need. I hate fucking hate fucking Microsoft. Everything they touch turns to fucking shit. More fucking fool me for trying to use their fucking shite again.
Here's a 1.8 billion pixel photo taken by a robot probe on a planet some 200 or odd million kilometres away to bring a bit of awe and wonder to your day.
I just love everything about https://diversityreadinglist.org
The whole thing is so carefully crafted so as to be useful for de-colonising our curriculum.
Potentially interesting read for anyone in #EdTech #LearningTechnology - https://www.dontwasteyourtime.co.uk/blogging/the-state-of-edtech-2020/
LibreOffice 6.4 is here! More performance, more compatibility, and great new features to try out – it's an essential upgrade for the world's leading free office suite. Learn more and download it: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2020/01/29/libreoffice-6-4/
Good article covering some of the biggest tech milestones of the past decade. Was surprised at how long ago some of these things happened.
Last gig of the year - Bury Tomorrow at the Riverside on the 17th. It was a belter!
Instructure, they of Canvas VLE / LMS, sold to private equity firm for 2 beellion dollars. Curse this sudden but inevitable betrayal!
Got a .org domain? You might have to pay a lot more to renew it in future so that rich arseholes can get richer. What a shameless sellout.
Reasons to be hopeful for the future - 10 emerging technologies which could change our lives and society:
Reader, Writer, Philosopher, Learning Technologist, Geek, Queer. Possessor of at least 2 distinct superhuman abilities. Pronouns: They/Them or She/Her.
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