Tag Archive: Blog

Jul 10

Back on track

Being away from the computer for a little while has done me well. And honestly, I was scared at first to get started again. Scared to get sucked right back in…. and what do you know, this is exactly what happened once I started reading my RSS feeds, reading other people’s blogs, etc. I might even …

Continue reading »

Apr 05

Privatus?

big_bad_wolf_mousepad-p1449859863499703177pdd_325

   Privacy (which comes from the Latin word privatus), is the ability of an individual or group to seclude themselves or information about themselves and thereby reveal themselves selectively. Privatus literarily means to be separated from the rest, deprived of something. To me this seems most ironic to want and/or expect privacy when we are using the internet, which …

Continue reading »

Mar 04

To license or not to license…

…that is the question. As I familiarize myself with Creative Commons, I realize this is such an easy way to check the copyright of images or videos that I want to use with my class.  Even though I understand Creative Commons Licenses, I never thought about copyrighting my own personal creations such as my website …

Continue reading »