What is Wikipedia?

May 25, 2010

Common Craft have made another one of their really nice videos, this one on Wikipedia.

Wikipedia Explained By Common Craft.

Augmented Reality Explained by Common Craft

March 27, 2010

Common Craft have released another of their excellent videos, this one on Augmented Reality.

This video is an introduction to augmented reality – a new and growing way to use smartphones to learn about the world around you. This video introduces the technology and covers the basic applications. It includes:

  • A high level introduction to the big idea
  • Using it to find a restaurant
  • Using it to compare products, be entertained
  • A look at future possibilities of augmented reality

e-Learning Stuff Podcast #023: To blog, or not to blog, that is the question

June 7, 2009

Do you blog, do you read blogs, do you use blogging to support learning, are blogs dead?

This is the twenty-third e-Learning Stuff Podcast, To blog, or not to blog, that is the question.

Download the podcast in mp3 format: To blog, or not to blog, that is the question

Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes.

James is joined by Kev Hickey and David Sugden.


So what’s this World Wide Web then?

April 9, 2009

A short explanation from the brilliant people at Commoncraft on what makes the World Wide Web work: browsers, packets, servers addresses and links.