technology

App Camp 2013 – 25 Great Tweets

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
By Suki

25 great tweets from App Camp 2013 #dustormagic »

Silicon Island

Friday, November 26, 2010
By Suki
Silicon Island

Many ideas are born to die quiet deaths. And then, there are some, that slowly gather steam and “every day, in every way, get better and better.” The idea for Refresh Colombo was born after attending a TEDx event in Miami earlier this year. Alex de Carvalho, the founder of Refresh Miami, gave an inspiring... »

Dust or Magic 2010 – Tweets and Talks

Sunday, November 14, 2010
By Suki
Dust or Magic 2010 – Tweets and Talks

This is the first year I missed the annual Dust or Magic conference and I’m very sorry I did. Thanks to Twitter, Facebook and YouTube though, I’ve been able to catch up with what’s hot and what’s not in the world of children and technology. Dust or Magic, for those of you who are going... »

How to Evaluate Ideas

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
By Suki

I’m fortunate to work with people who are both smart and creative in many different spheres.¬† Sometimes that can lead to a lot of pulling in different directions though and projects flounder as we try to figure out which idea or suggestion is better. I came across an article from Fast Company yesterday called Unconventional... »

TEDxNYED – My 2 Cents

Saturday, March 6, 2010
By Suki
TEDxNYED – My 2 Cents

Streamed live today from NYC, TEDxNYED was an independently organized TED event on Education. For those of you who were not following the discussion, this conference¬† looked at “how the role of new media and technology is shaping the future of education.” There were inspiring examples of what’s right, and passionate “lectures” on... »

10 Things I Learned at WordCamp Miami

Monday, March 1, 2010
By Suki
10 Things I Learned at WordCamp Miami

Wordcamp Miami, THE event for bloggers who use Wordpress, was held on February 20, at the University of Miami’s School of Communications. At $30 a ticket (and that included lunch), I got more value out of this than some of the other conferences that I’ve attended that cost ten times that! While many of... »

So Far, So Good Enough

Saturday, February 27, 2010
By Suki
So Far, So Good Enough

“If the first product you ship isn’t almost an embarrassment, you’re doing something wrong.” – Jason Shellen I watched Jason (former member of the Blogger/Google Reader team) say that this afternoon as he spoke to a group of high school students via UStream. Jason was making a reference to how much he believes in the... »

Top 5 Reasons Why I Liked Barcamp Miami 2010

Tuesday, February 23, 2010
By Suki
Top 5 Reasons Why I Liked Barcamp Miami 2010

The 4th Annual Barcamp Miami was held Sunday, February 20, in the very trendy Miami Design District. Living in the rather quaint and subdued town of Deerfield Beach, seeing the bright colors and glass of the 4141 building made me feel surprisingly happy and made up for the fact that I had to... »

How to Embed TED talks in your wordpress blog

Sunday, February 21, 2010
By Suki
How to Embed TED talks in your wordpress blog

I struggled with this before so I’m sharing this just in case anyone else has had the same issue. The nice folks at Wordpress have actually now made it super simple to embed TED talks in your Wordpress blog. But it depends on what type of blog you have so read carefully. For Wordpress hosted... »

$50 Interactive Whiteboard

Saturday, February 20, 2010
By Suki

While browsing some TED talks today I came across one given by Johnny Lee – the guy who figured out how to take a Wii remote and use it to create an interactive whiteboard. You can read how to do it on his blog and watch more videos on YouTube here. What caught me... »