Archive for May, 2008

Not a reference management software

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Are you a writer? In that case you may be familiar with Endnote or other reference management softwares. If you are not, you may still need a tool to sort your references in a text document. MS Word offers you a good app, not known to everybody due to a misgiving title. In this video we’ll see one approach in using footnotes as a reference management system and we’ll see how to refer to the same footnote several times. Handy for students who write reports occasionally and for whom Endnote will be too expensive or too complicated.


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16% av naturfaglærere i USA tror på kreasjonisme

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

Det forteller New Scientist i en artikkel om.

Ikke bare det, men i tillegg tror de at menneske er skapt av Gud i de siste 10 000 årene.

Og vi lurere på hvorfor dagens ungdom ikke har nok kunnskaper i matematikk og naturfag!


Better google search

Saturday, May 17th, 2008

Almost everybody uses google’s search tool. Not everybody knows that they can easily improve the results. For some clues, watch this video. For a more in depth article search “google search tips” in google. Get it?


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Thou shalt not have other Googles before me.

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Why is Google so famous? First and most, because of their search engine, but also because of their accessories. In this video I will present some of the applications Google offers. These apps have both private and educational usage and in my humble opinion will ease your digital life.


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More on random groups

Sunday, May 4th, 2008

Last video showed an example of sorting students manually. In this video we use the random function of Excel, or similar spreadsheets softwares like Open-Office, to sort students randomly in groups of 3 and also to use Formatting function so the list is a little more presentable.


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