Linked in spam is going through networks. Some of us are not clicking and somehow turning into spammers but there are also real spam scams.
Lisa Durff our Flat Classroom administrator took a minute to blog about Reframing education.
“The social architecture of school is ready for reframing, from mass production into mass customization.” Yes! Absolutely. Very well said.
I’ve heard that some are going to start using filehippo to keep things clean when installing software. This may need to be your new alternative to download.com.
I think this has a pretty good explanation between all the ebook readers. Personally, I’d go with Amazon all the way just because of the pricing and selection.
More information on the Cnet download.com controversy. This one probably explains best why this “gray area” practice is drawing the ire of security analysts and those who have shared their software on download.com. What will be the alternative? Stay tuned.
Computer Science education week is this week. Download and share information here. Give the students a present of their future during the holiday season by taking a day of class to talk about computer science. This is important. Talk about it even if you’re not great with technology.
Now cnet and their Download.com is installing spyware. This is a sad day when we cannot trust download.com but it is looking to be true. My tech forums in email have been full of slams against download.com and what they are doing to install the Bing toolbar and other services in a proprietary installer which is a bit over the top. Let your IT people know.
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