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Instructional Design and Technology in Education

March 7, 2013
by Heidi Olson
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Write Once, Post Many (being productive in sending your message)

At the 2013 ASTE conference held in Anchorage in late February, my presentation on Writing once, posting to many was one of the sessions in the Distruputing the Institution track. We spend a lot of time online and need to … Continue reading

February 19, 2013
by Heidi Olson
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new iphone5 panorama pictures

I just got a new iPhone5 and found a new feature on to use with the camera. I can now take panorama’s! Kinda nifty!

September 7, 2012
by Heidi Olson
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Nexus 7 Review

I had an opportunity to experiment with a Nexus7 tablet, an android device that runs all-things google. I have an ipad2 which I use daily. I really like the small, narrower size of the Nexus, although I did not find … Continue reading

November 17, 2009
by Heidi Olson
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Visualize html code

Here is an interesting website that takes your URL, analyzes the html code and creates a visualization. You can see what makes up your page: links, tables, etc. https://www.aharef.info/static/htmlgraph/ Here is a graphic for the CDE website front page: distance.uaf.edu … Continue reading

March 26, 2009
by Heidi Olson
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Adding Widgets (or Badges) to Blackboard Course

A widget (or badge) is a small application that runs on your desktop, on your mobile unit or that gets embedded in a website. It often will display information that is pulled from a source or from many sources that … Continue reading