SpyLight - Morse Code fun! iPad iPhone App http://bit.ly/XsfI2o SpyLight - Morse Code fun! iPad iPhone App
SpyLight is the first iPhone 4 application that both sends AND receives Morse Code. Finally, you can translate a Morse Code signal without having to understand it! We have also added a torch as an extra feature.
It has been tested up to 200 meters at night, but might work even further away – we ran out of room to see! Play with your friends and send secret messages using the 'code' button too.
FACEinHOLE http://www.faceinhole.com FACEinHOLE
With FACEinHOLE.com you can easily and in a matter of seconds create a totally "new look" for you and your friends. You just have to select a scenario, upload and adjust a photo (or use your webcam) and there you have it; a great FACEinHOLE that you can send to your friends, post in your blog or make available to the world.
Maybe you are wondering how much would this priceless tool cost? The answer is: totally and absolutely free!
Computer Fun : Videos and PowerPoints http://technologyfunvideos.blogspot.com/ The link above goes to one of the Shambles "Forest of Theme Blogs" pages that provides videos and other multimedia resources to support the topic here.
If you would like to see all of the Theme Blogs then go to the full list at http://www.shambles.net/blogforest or click where you see this button
For the Love of Cars and Computers http://www.netlingo.com/more/carsandcomputers.cfm For the Love of Cars and Computers
At a computer expo (COMDEX), Bill Gates reportedly compared the computer industry with the auto industry and stated, "If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25.00 cars that got 1,000 miles to the gallon."
In response to Bill's comments, General Motors issued a press release stating: If GM had developed technology like Microsoft, we would all be driving cars with the following characteristics ....
Computer Stupidities http://www.rinkworks.com/stupid/ The following is a large collection of stories and anecdotes about clueless computer users. It's a baffling phenomenon that in today's society an individual, who might in other circumstances be considered smart and wise, can sit down in front of a computer screen and instantly lose every last shred of common sense he ever possessed.
Complicate this phenomenon with a case of "computerphobia," and you end up with tech support personnel having phone conversations that are funny in retrospect but seem like perfectly valid motives for wild machine gun shooting sprees at the time.
Fun and Educational : Open Source Movies Online http://archive.org/search.php?query=tech%20humor Fun and Educational : Open Source Movies and Videos Online
This collection of free movies varies in quality from amateur to professional .. and from current to very old .... but they are free .. could be fun ... and are very useful to stimulate discussion with students
You are advised to preview any that you plan to show.
There are several with computer, technology and ICT themes.
Can You Guess the Computer? http://www.pbs.org/nerds/game.html Can You Guess the Computer?
This PBS Online interactive game lets you test your knowledge of computers and ultimately, learn your nerd quotient.
Computer songs and poems http://www.poppyfields.net/filks/ Computer songs and poems - (Song and poem parodies with computer related subjects)
Exactly what it says on the tin -- the computer songs and poems site is overflowing with parodies of popular songs, set with techy lyrics.