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Thursday, 16 May 2013
Document Sidebar and Menus in Google Docs
For a long time I've been saying that Google need to make sure that their left hand knows what the right is doing. There are pockets of ...
Thursday, 9 May 2013
Information Freedom Fighting
My eye caught the City of York Council announcing that they publish all the "Freedom of Inform...
Friday, 26 April 2013
Using Fusion Tables To Get A Grip On The Big-ish Data of York City Council
My attention was drawn to the City of York Council who publish their payments to suppliers for 2012 ...
Wednesday, 20 March 2013
Testing Kissflow To Create an Approval Process
I was really impressed with Kissflow ( which integrates with Google Apps ), a tool for running p...
Tuesday, 19 March 2013
Using Google Plus To Share Research Funding Opportunities
Matthew Collins sent me an email recently about using Google+ Communities to share research funding opportunities and news within his depart...
Improving Ethics Approval in Research With Google Forms and Spreadsheets
I have just met with a colleague who is using Google Forms to improve the Ethics Approval process for research projects. They are taking a s...
Friday, 8 February 2013
Using Google Sites for Self Assessment
I went to an interesting workshop run by Simon Davis this week looking at using Google Apps i...
Using Google Forms For Qualitative Research
This week, I saw presentations from students performing qualitative research in Archaeology. Th...
Monday, 4 February 2013
Using Blogger For Student Reflection ( Archaeology )
The Idea +Sara Perry in Archaeology has been using Blogger to support a project in which her...
Friday, 1 February 2013
Moan: Google Refreshes Google Forms
Google's announcement that Google Forms have been refreshed was welcome, it's always encouraging when a company updates a core tool...
Using Google Spreadsheets To Improve Student Accommodation
The Problem Tim Saunders, is fast becoming the poster boy for my belief that getting non-techn...
How To Use Hangout Screen Sharing For Presentations
In my previous post , I asked if I was missing something ( shut it you) with regards to using Hangouts for presentations. +Eduardo Ca...
Thursday, 31 January 2013
Are Hangouts Any Good For Presentations?
In recent posts I've described how we've been using Google Hangouts to stream Archaeology...
Problems adding events in Google Calendar
Anyone else get this sort of thing when adding Google Calendar events? .... which often results in...
Wednesday, 30 January 2013
Using Google Hangouts (On Air) To Stream Archaeology Seminars
+Sara Perry wanted to use Google Hangouts to quickly and easily record seminars for students tha...
Using Google Spreadsheets to Record Chemistry Experiment Marks
Each year, around 200 chemistry students perform 20 Lab Experiments ( that’s roughly 4,000 a year ). Each test has a variety of marks to be ...
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