Skype adds 10-way video calling

September 10, 2010

After some testing and feedback from users, the latest Beta version of Skype now offers 10-way calling.

Instructifeature: Using an online forum

September 7, 2010

An online forum or discussion board creates opportunities for students to interact outside the classroom. Here’s how to get started using forums in your class.

Try Crocodoc for collaboration, writing

August 12, 2010

Crocodoc is an alternative to Google Docs that seems to have a lot of the same features, particularly around collaboration and storing of documents online that can be easily accessible from just about any computer.

Free web conferencing with Big Blue Button

August 9, 2010

Big Blue Button is an open-source, free-to-use web-conferencing tool that does pretty much everything that all the pay web-conferencing applications do.

Save humanity's first lunar settlement in Moonbase Alpha

July 20, 2010

Moonbase Alpha puts students in the role of astronauts living on the first human base on the moon. A meteorite has debilitated the life-support system, and they’ve got 25 minutes to fix it before everyone runs out of air.