Monthly Archives: June 2015

Hello Echo

Looking for a new phone case for my iPhone 6 on Amazon and new tech staring me in the face!  The Echo is here. Technology really does have a way of sneaking up on you. I never knew this was … Continue reading

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Week 4: What I learned over residency

Last week I participated in my first residency here in Houston.  The residency was very helpful and I was pleased that I knew a lot about some of resources available to me, like the Writing Center,  useful webinars to help students … Continue reading

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AUGMENTED REALITY

I learn something new everyday and today is no exception.  One of my classmates gave me a great link showing some of the best augmented reality apps available.  While not really “new” tech, it’s new to me which makes it … Continue reading

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Emerging Technologies Tetrad: Brain-Computer Interface

In the film Total Recall, based on a short story by Philip K. Dick, Quinn, a character played by Arnold Schwarzenegger, has a memory trip to Mars as a secret agent. However, before he can be implanted, something goes wrong … Continue reading

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To residency we go

Today starts off Residency 1.  It promises to be  5 days of highly useful information crammed into an already overloaded brain.  If I can remember anything, I’m sure that I will learn something useful and I can take with me.  All … Continue reading

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Top 11 Trusted (And Free) Search Engines For Scientific and Academic Research

I knew about Google Scholar, but the rest are new to me. Looks interesting. http://www.emergingedtech.com/2013/12/top-11-trusted-and-free-search-engines-for-scientific-and-academic-research/  

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Week 2

What did I learn this week? Well, I learned the difference between emerging technology and an emerged one. I think that an emerging technology has the potential to help us do tasks a lot faster and better that we ever … Continue reading

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