Have you noticed a bunch of photos with an artistic touch being uploaded to social media lately? Prisma takes photo filtering to a new level. The app, which recently hit the App Store, makes your photos appear as if they were hand painted in some of the art world’s most famous styles. Download These are just a few of the filter styles you might be seeing across social media. Prisma
I’ve been a fan of Screenr for sometime now and usually include it in my multimedia tools for educators presentations. Sadly Screenr will be closing shop on November 11, 2015. This is the message they posted in a recent email to users: “Sadly, we’re retiring Screenr on November 11, 2015. As you might already know, Screenr’s recording capability is based on Java RE (Runtime Environment), which is rapidly becoming antiquated.
ICLOAK Stik launched its Kickstarter on Thursday, June 26, 2014 for a new portable privacy tool that allows you to browse anonymously on Windows, Linux, or Mac computer utilizing a USB boot drive. This Orlando, Florida based company plans to make privacy easier for those that are less tech savvy with simple to use hardware, like the ICLOAK Stik. Eric Delisle, CEO ICLOAK mentioned at the ICLOAK Kickstarter launch that people are having
Squirrels LLC, the makers of Reflector and Air Parrot launched Slingshot on May 1st. Slingshot is an application allowing iOS screen sharing to anywhere in the world. Slingshot is a service-based application that allows users to connect with others and share their device screen, files, and ideas with others around the globe. “Slingshot is revolutionary,” Squirrels president David Stanfill said. “We really think it’s going to change the online meeting
Imagine being on the job and having a device that serves to protect and educate you. As if this weren’t enough, imagine that this very device is something you can wear. It’s portable and it’s there to provide you with a helping hand at the drop of a hat. Don’t actually drop this hat though, because it is the very device that is keeping you on top of your tasks.
I think we have heard a million times about hot topics in educational technology, such as MOOCs, big data, and ebooks at a plethora of educational conference over the last two years. I wish we started to hear more about a truly engaging technology known as augmented reality. Augmented reality (AR) is just for more than trendy marketing departments and apps for weird over-sized wearable technology goggles. Daqri has a