Michael McGlade

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Mary Meeker’s 2017 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis

The most anticipated slide deck of the year is here.<p>Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker is delivering her annual rapid-fire internet trends report right now at <b>Code</b> <b>Conference</b> at the Terranea Resort in California.<p>Here’s a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in …

Which Colors to Avoid in Web Design

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>Colors are the heart of any advertisement that decides how successfully it will promote your brand, …

Office Lens app for great note snapping in class

In a series of great little apps for the classroom, please enter Microsoft’s Office Lens app (Android / iOS) which is free.Simply put, rather than …

Apps

Turn Your Classroom Into A Giant Interactive Whiteboard With Ormiboard!

Tilda is the web design tool for the rest of us

If you’re a maker, a hustler, a shaker, or a serial entrepreneur you probably make a lot of websites. There are a number of tools you can use including Bootstrap (please stop using Bootstrap), Squarespace, and a few cool WordPress plugins. Now there’s also Tilda.<p>Tilda is basically an easy-to-use …

Awesome CMS

A collection of <b>114</b> open and closed source Content Management Systems (CMS) for your perusal. Check out the blog post on the creation of Awesome</i> …

Software Engineering

5 Things You Did Not Know About Google Forms - Teacher Tech

Google Forms Tips<p>Skip Pages<p>Google Forms allows you to create pages so that all of the questions are not all on one screen. In some circumstances the …

Google

School 4 One: Smooth iPad Workflow

This post is sponsored by School 4 One. All opinions are my own.<p>School 4 One is a fantastic platform that helps teachers manage workflow in their …

Google Goes Back-to-School with Updates to Classroom and Expeditions

column | Edtech Business<p>Google Goes Back-to-School with Updates to Classroom and Expeditions<p>By Mary Jo Madda (Columnist)     Aug 17, 2016<p>Brooks …

30 design tools you can't live without

Designers are extremely busy people. Fact.<p>Not only do they have to make time to find inspiration for their next project, manage feedback, attend meetings, and communicate with their clients, they also have to find the time to actually sit down and do the work.<p>Let’s not forget the time and effort …

Graphic Design

The top 11 apps to use with Book Creator - Book Creator app

#1 Explain Everything<p>It was no surprise to us that Explain Everything came top in this list.<p>We’ve seen anecdotally that teachers love this app, and …

Education Technology

Open365 Is An Open Source Alternative to Microsoft Office 365

Windows/Mac/Linux/Android: One of Microsoft’s Office 365 program chief advantages over open source alternatives is the ability to sync documents via …

Software

10 Web design trends you can expect to see in 2016

Design trends often span several years (even decades for some types of design), but Web design is a quickly moving and changing industry where trends come and go quite often.<p>We’re still working with some of those trends now: responsive web design, flat design, performance and speed, and perfecting …

The Best WordPress Plugins 2017 (Hand Selected By Our WordPress Experts)

What makes WordPress the market leading website platform is the way it makes your website, store, or blog, totally customisable. And this is made …

ZCast makes podcasting insanely simple

I thought Opinion was the easiest possible way to create a podcast, but it turns out I was wrong. ZCast is an app out today for iOS and the Web that makes live, interactive podcasting a cinch.<p>Tightly integrated with Twitter, you sign in, tap a button, give your podcast a title and away you go. …

Apps

A Fun App for Introducing Kids to Health Foods

Space Chef is a fun iPad app from the Lawrence Hall of Science. The purpose of the app is to introduce students to healthy foods and recipes that …

Gameplay

How to Turn a Paper Lesson into an Interactive Docent

Adobe Spark Post: Poster Maker on the App Store

5.0.1<p>Apr 15, 2018<p>5.0.0<p>Apr 9, 2018<p>4.3.1<p>Apr 2, 2018<p>4.3.0<p>Mar 6, 2018<p>4.2.1<p>Feb 21, 2018<p>4.2.0<p>Feb 6, 2018<p>4.1.3<p>Jan 10, 2018<p>4.1.2<p>Dec 5, 2017<p>4.1.1<p>Nov 27, …

The best new portfolio sites, December 2015

Nothing sells design work quite like a good portfolio. Whether you contact your clients in person, over the Internet, pitch to them, or …

Great Tools for Creating Infographics For Free

Tools for Creating Infographics<p>Infographics provide an excellent way to get information across to people quickly and simply. These days we are …

Infographics

Create Engaging Presentations With Free iPad Apps

Keynote<p>The iPad app for Keynote has come a long way since it was first introduced. Simple slide-based presentations can be a thing of the past thanks …

Education Technology

Liquid Text

the Paperless Classroom App for Teachers

<b>Tools that help you inspire students.</b><p>Students learn best when feedback is both unique and personal. Showbie's suite of powerful tools make it easy to …

Education Technology

Headliner lets you video the news like a DIY 'Daily Show'

If you’ve ever had dreams of making it big reading the day’s top stories — whether seriously like ‘NBC Nightly News’ or semi-seriously (and hilariously) like ‘The Daily Show’ — Headliner is a new iOS app designed to take a crowd-sourced approach to news-gathering and sharing.<p>“Headliner is …

App Store

Stage App: Turn Your iPad into an Interactive Document Camera

This post is sponsored by Stage App. All opinions are my own.<p>Teachers in one iPad classrooms can turn their device into a document camera with lots …

Whiteboards

Buncee lets you create amazing things to share with everyone!

Buncee<p>/bun-see/ • Noun, trademark<p>A creation and presentation tool with unlimited possibilities for bringing learning to life. Transforming people of …

Create and Edit Images

Schools around the country are going into the home stretch toward summer, come learn how you can bring personalized… https://t.co/H7KrRTNkxR<p>Our …

San Francisco

How to Share Files, Photos & Links via Gmail on iOS

One of the more popular posts on my blog of late was a post I wrote about how to make Gmail the default mail app on the iPad. It worked great, but it …

Gmail