a new form of blogging, brief text updates , 140-200 characters, via Web, SMS, email, IM or third party applications , real-time interactions between users
photo: http:// www.heikkironkko.com/images/yolehti_jaiku.jpg The best known microblogging services
<ul><li>Most popular microblogging systems </li></ul><ul><li>Robust, elegant and simple </li></ul><ul><li>More than 1 million users (for twitter) </li></ul><ul><li>Numerous mash-ups </li></ul>Social networking in 140 characters twitter
http://www.flickr.com/photos/pandemia/354115976/sizes/l/ Classroom community Collaboration Project Management Assessing opinion Conference / research Virtual classroom Learning experiences Personal Learning Network Exploring the language Reference services good points:
distr acting time -consuming rude ad dictive no social educational value bad grammar skills privacy spam meaningless without a network bad points http://www.flickr.com/photos/80578657@N00/254923630/sizes/o
<ul><li>“ You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.” </li></ul><ul><li>Clay P. Bedford </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/53454935@N00/37039048
Thank you! Gabriela Grosseck University of the West Timisoara http:// grosseck.blogspot.com www.twitter.com/ggrosseck www.cirip.ro/u/Gabriela Carmen Holotescu University Politehnica Timisoara Manager Timsoft Timisoara blog: www.timsoft.ro/weblog www.twitter.com/cami13 http://www.cirip.ro/u/cami13
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