Saturday, October 23, 2004
This was great fun! Can you hear the crunch of the damp leaves along the river bank? Resting on the warm river sand, I could shoot upwards at low hanging branches, capturing backlit fall color against a clear blue autumn sky.
iCROP meta-thinking: Click the title of this posting for a page that describes how to get image, audio post and text in the same posting display.
Listen to the streams trickling into pools along the river. Paddling down the river, there were many nice places to stop in the warm afternoon sunshine and photograph the rich fall color. Click the title of this posting or see paddle map for a link that goes to a map of the paddling route that was taken below the Dillsboro Dam. The photograph entered yesterday was taken not far from where the paddlers are in this picture.
Meta-iCROP thinking. A part of the content for 21st century learners is to learn how advances on the net increasingly make certain types of communication easier than the tools previously provided for desktop computer applications for doing similar things Further, they make other things possible that cannot be done in paper communication, such as adding comments and related source material directly into the original publication, as this blog technology allows.
Wednesday, October 13, 2004
The CompactFlash slot makes it possible for sensor/probe companies to keep their products viable with the current level of features in PocketPCs.
There is no discussion yet of whether this can be turned into a cell phone via 3rd party cards or installation of software using an internal microphone and speaker.
Monday, October 11, 2004
Combining computer networks with cell phone networks will come in many variations, such as Vocera Communications products which are voice activation only (no keypad).