What is a?

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What is a?

  1. 1. What is a….? P. Denton 2010-2011
  2. 2. E-mail <ul><li>A system for sending and receiving messages electronically over a computer network. </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Very common email sites… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Yahoo -AOL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gmail -ATT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hotmail </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Blog <ul><li>Short for “Web Log” </li></ul><ul><li>An online personal journal with reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks provided by the writer. </li></ul><ul><li>Class Blog: www.dentonmedia.blogspot.com </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs in Plain English </li></ul>
  4. 4. Wiki <ul><li>The word “wiki” means fast in Hawaiian </li></ul><ul><li>A wiki is a Web site that allows users to add and update content on the site using their own Web browser. </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis end up being created mainly by a collaborative effort of the site visitors. </li></ul><ul><li>The largest Wiki you know is… wikipedia ! </li></ul><ul><li>Our wiki- www.dentonmedia.wetpaint.com </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis in Plain English </li></ul>
  5. 5. Podcast <ul><li>Pod stands for Personal On Demand </li></ul><ul><li>A method of publishing audio files to the Internet, allowing users to subscribe to a feed and receive new files automatically by subscription. </li></ul><ul><li>Pierce Podcast: http:// denton.podbean.com </li></ul><ul><li>Podcasting in Plain English </li></ul>
  6. 6. Chat Room <ul><li>a site on the internet where a number of users can communicate in real time (typically one dedicated to a particular topic) </li></ul><ul><li>www.clubpenguin.com </li></ul>
  7. 7. Instant Message <ul><li>It is like “texting” using a computer. </li></ul><ul><li>Exchanging text messages in real time between two people logged into a particular Instant Messaging (IM) service. </li></ul><ul><li>IM is more interactive than e-mail because messages are sent immediately, whereas e-mail messages can be queued up in a mail server for seconds or minutes. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Webquest <ul><li>It is like a scavenger-hunt on the Internet. </li></ul><ul><li>An inquiry-oriented activity in which some or all of the information that learners interact with comes from resources on the internet </li></ul>
  9. 9. Social Networking Site <ul><li>A social network service focuses on building online communities of people who share interests and/or activities, or who are interested in exploring the interests and activities of others. </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook/ Myspace/ Twitter </li></ul><ul><li>List of Known Sites </li></ul><ul><li>Social Networking in Plain English </li></ul>

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