The use of hashtags, words or phrases with the # symbol, on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram has made the use of the # symbol as prolific as emoticons, if not more. Technically, hashtags are used to label or tag content such as Twitter posts, Instagram Photos or Facebook status updates… Continue reading 4.8 Are hashtags legal?
Facebook announced that it recently incorporated hashtags as a way of bringing conversations about public events, people, and topics to the forefront. The world´s largest social network considered the amount of buzz people tend to generate around popular television shows, sport games, and breaking events. “During primetime television alone, there are between 88 and 100 million Americans engaged on… Continue reading 4.7 Hashtags
Welcome to mobygratis This site is a resource for independent and non-profit filmmakers, film students, and anyone in need of free music for their independent, non-profit film, video, or short. Moby has made a selection of over 150 tracks from his huge catalog of music available to licence for free, via a simple online application… Continue reading Free music for short films
13 February 2015 This Valentine’s Day, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is warning the online dating community to beware of any love interest who asks for money. “Sadly, $28 million was reported lost to romance scams in Australia last year by 1,032 people. Of this, 81 people reported losing over $100,000, showing just… Continue reading Australians lose $75,000 every day to romance scams
After having dug to a depth of 10 feet last year, British scientists found traces of copper wire dating back 200 years and came to the conclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network more than 150 years ago. Not to be outdone by the British, in the weeks that followed, an American archaeologist… Continue reading Copper wire
Teachers struggle with students keeping their focus on the lessen as they are compelled to look at their smart phone every few minutes. Working with a head teacher today I helped her integrate smart phone technology into her lessons. We also added some other fun technology so they could be creative with their assessment tasks.… Continue reading Smart phones in classroom
All you need is a gmail adress and you are given 15 gig of free storage to share and reteieve files from any computer plus more! The Google plus and business pages are similar to Facebook. Also if you have a WordPress website you can create a post just like this one and share it… Continue reading Google Plus