WEB 2.0 RECOMMENDED OPEN SOURCE CLASSROOM APPLICATIONS
Integrate Tech tools into the classroom. Find Classroom social networking Tools and Resources.
The tagline of BuzzData is that it "lets you share your data in a smarter, easier way." BuzzData is a social platform that allows users to share a range of data with other interested parties in a way that is intuitive and easy to use. After signing up, visitors can upload their data to a dedicated home page, and attach visualizations, articles, and other documents that offer context to their work and information. Also, visitors can invite collaborators over to their site and track changes over time. This version is compatible with all operating systems.
WEB 2.0 Coined by Dale Dougherty of O'Reilly Media in 2004
Web 2.0 for the Classroom Teacher
FREELY SHARING YOUR SOFTWARE Freedom and community are the moral goals of software freedom.
- Online Open Source Classrooms TOOLS
- SECURITY Tools
- SEARCH Tools
- FREE onlineTutorials and Applications
- Hot Technology Tips
- Mailing List Tools
- WebQuest Tools
- Internet Tools
- Filtering Tools
- Video Production Curriculum Broadcasting Software
- HOW TO MAKE A PODCAST VIDEO Audacity, is available for Mac, Windows, and Linux.
- HIGHER ED Tools
- Public Education P2P Definitions
- Find Definitions for folksonomy and Resources for Podcasts, webcasts, audiocasts, Blogs, audioblogs, odeo, flicker, RSS, wiki, and smart mobs.
- Find definitions of Social Networking and the sites.
- Leap Year Explained
Collaborative Word Processors
- Writely.com - http://www.writely.com
- ZoHo Writer - http://www.zohowriter.com/ (Seems to be better than Writely.com)
- Writeboard - http://www.writeboard.com/ another collaborative online program, but not based on a Word Processor format.
- Protopage http://www.protopage.com/v2
Protopage = personalized news + sticky notes + bookmarks, all on one page.
- Furl - http://www.furl.net
- Del.icio.us - http://del.icio.us
- Blink List - http://www.blinklist.com/
- Portaportal.com - http://www.portaportal.com
- Sue's Portaportal - http://guest.portaportal.com/mac
- Social Bookmarking Tools (I) - (article)
Social Networking - ex: myspace.com
- LibraryThing - Catalog your books (200 free)'
- TaDa Lists - To Do's - You can have a personal or collaborative account where you can maintain ToDo lists, notes, links, etc.
This seems to be incorporated into BackPackIt
- Blogs and annonymous blogs
- Social network sites
- Photos - Flikr - http://Flickr.com
- Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org
- AbiWord Light and fast word processor
- Adium Multi-protocol instant messaging client
- Audacity Audio editor
- Azureus Bittorrent file sharing client
- BitTorrent File sharing tool
- Blender 3D modeling and animation
- Celestia Solar system simulator
- Chandler Email, calendar, personal information management
- ClamXav Antivirus
- Cyberduck FTP client
- Darwin Operating system
- Desktop Manager Virtual desktops
- Eclipse Integrated development environment
- Emacs Text editor
- Firefox Web browser
- Fugu Secure FTP client
- GanttProject Project management with Gantt charts
- Growl Global notification system
- Handbrake DVD video ripper
- iPodder Podcast aggregator
- jEdit Text editor
- MoinX Desktop wiki
- MPlayer OS X Video player
- MUTE Anonymous peer-to-peer file sharing network
- Nvu Graphical HTML editor
- Plone Content management system
- Poisoned Multi-protocol peer-to-peer file sharing tool
- RSSOwl RSS feed aggregator
- Scribus Desktop publishing
- Smultron Text editor
- Stellarium Planetarium
- The GIMP GNU Image Manipulation Program, raster graphics editor
- Thunderbird Email client
- TuxPaint Kids' raster drawing
- Vim Text editor
- VLC Video player
- WikiNotes Standalone desktop wiki notekeeper
- Zeropaid Multi-protocol peer to peer file sharing