Library Macs

We now have a place where UMW student media producers can go to get creative. Announcing 4 new iMacs at our Simpson Library (near the circulation desk)! We've certainly had Macs available before to...

I Love This Time of Year – Part II

So CES is in full swing and there is varying opinion when the question “did you see anything cool at CES” gets asked. Some of the gadget blogs that I mentioned in the last post make it sou...

I Love This Time of Year – Part I

There’s no question that a new year brings a sense of anticipation for better things. The whole resolution thing is a great indicator that people at least psychologically want to make things bet...

Students. Are You Starving?

You probably are and this site is for you. It’s a site that will introduce and talk about cool, and free, technology tools. That will include websites and web services and software that you can ...

Video Cameras

UPDATE – Most of what is in this article is out of date, but offers some historical perspective of where we’ve come from. Some DV/HDV cameras are still in service, but mostly in an environ...

How to generate a strong password

Using new media means using online resources. The more we use online resources, especially ones dealing with sensitive information like bank accounts and student data, the more we need to think about ...

How to buy electronic gear

When you need a technology gadget for your computer, or for creating digital media, where do you start? Well, we in Teaching and Learning Technologies recommend you start at Cnet reviews. Cnet is a te...