I is for idiot

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Many moons ago I designed a simple template for a blog. It was a very popular blog back then, and it’s even more popular now with a book deal signed and on-sale, and many Bloggie Awards won (3 in a row!). It’s a regular read of course, and this evening, as I clicked to view…

social language learning

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LiveMocha – not sure about the name but the idea is good. One of the best ways to learn a language is to use it, LiveMocha helps you learn a language by letting you hook up and chat with other people doing the same.

get more from gmail

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Getting the most from GMail – has several good tips and advice on how to best leverage GMail.

Down and out in Torrox

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Ola! Visiting my father-in-law is sort of a home away from home and, as such, we tend to not do much preferring to just slot into his routine. Every day is similar, breakfast on the roof terrace, down for lunch, back to roof, out to pub around 4ish for a couple of drinks. Dinner, siesta,…

Do you Wiki?

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So, I’ve got just over two weeks to pull together the various threads of thought that are floating around in my head into a cohesive presentation on how Wikis can be used for collaboration. Part of the presentation will focus on some social engineering tips to foster usage, and, ultimately, the pitch is that a…