Laconica – Microblogging Platform

Expanding on my previous post, I found this software called Laconica: It has been used by several websites to create blogging with 140 or less characters.  What’s nice is that it generates RSS which can then be syndicated.  Whether it be on our District website or on any of the school wiki’s it can … Read more

Jaiku Going Open Source – What can that mean for education?

Google just announced it was ceasing development of the Jaiku project and is going to release the code to the open source community.  Jaiku is a program much like Twitter or even Facebook to a certain extent with users able to micro-blog about happenings and conduct conversations.  Now I did a little bit of research … Read more