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Posts Tagged ‘productivity tools

Any Twittering Professors Out There?

July 7, 2009

No papers to grade.  No emails to answer. It must be time to start thinking about the upcoming fall semester.  Sorry can’t help myself.  Anyway, after teaching exclusively online for years, I’ll be teaching a literature class in the classroom.  (Uh,oh!)  The class meets for an hour three times a week, which means I need […]

iPhone Upgrade Follow-up

June 28, 2009

Well, I’ve spent some time with my upgraded iPhone, and I must say it made communicating with my students a bit easier, especially with the landscape typing mode. While there are several changes to my iPhone, my main concern over the past year was my inability to type quickly on the original keyboard.  Now with […]

June 16, 2009

One more day to go before I update my iPhone software.  Can’t wait to see how I can cut, copy, and paste.  And using a landscape keyboard will be very helpful for one who fumbles with the iPhone’s existing keyboard configuration.

Bento – Apple’s Productivity Tool

January 26, 2009

I don’t remember how I wandered onto the Apple Business site, but while there, I found an interesting productivity tool called Bento.  I’ve downloaded a trial version to see how I can use it and will post my reaction after about a week or so of  “playing” with the program. http://www.filemaker.com/products/bento/features.html