Are your students favouring Facebook groups for course discussion over using Moodle forums? You wouldn’t be the only University with that problem. Naturally water follows the easiest path, and presently for having online discussions it’s simpler to jump on Facebook for a casual chat. It totally beats some clunky Forum software. But, is that even a […]Read More Moodle Forums, are they any good or do your students prefer Facebook?
So how much would it cost you at “$0.005” per. login? I was just pondering an idea this morning what would happen if Facebook did announce to charge a minute amount for that service (they have NOT really announced anything of the sort btw.). Would your company pay? What else could they just start asking money for? […]Read More Facebook to start charging per. “Login with Facebook” authentication
Facebook, Google, Angry Birds; all digital products we’ve heard of and probably use quite frequently. These are all products of success that have brought industry, jobs and prosperity to their local areas. But did you know, your children attending one of the 28 Bristol North West primary schools could be learning the first basic skills […]Read More Free campaign idea: Give your children a 21st century head-start!
Friday Thinker (from the OU Facebook page) Should the Government Make Us Happy? All the social sciences potentially have a contribution to make but economists know that:· People have their own levels of happiness· Material deprivation makes people unhappy· Happiness depends on freedom from coercion and perhaps even equality of opportunity and respect· Markets don’t ALWAYS […]Read More Should the Government Make Us Happy?