make: Google Earth

Flybys and time travel are both virtually possible using Google Earth. Prof. Donna Kurtz, Beazley Archivist here at Oxford, showed us how she has started to use the tool to teach post graduates classical art. Greg Parker, her IT Director, … Continue reading

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make: print

My colleagues will know that I am a little ambivalent about social media. I blog – a little. I Flickr – but only to friends and family. I’m passively LinkedIn and facebooked. But I’ve never Twittered or Skyped. I’ve always … Continue reading

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make: books – creating books for your iPad

With the news this week that in the US, Amazon now sells more eBooks than paperbacks, it was appropriate that this session showcased some of the work being done in OUCS to create our own eBooks. Sebastian Rahtz gave an … Continue reading

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make:online exhibitions Shelley’s Ghost

make: is a series of lunchtime talks here at ITLP which aim to showcase the creative use of technology in and around the University. This year we have fifteen or so sessions covering a wider range of topics than ever … Continue reading

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Christmas Post

There have been two highlights for me this year: The first was the Insomnia competition that we hosted for the Apple campus reps – 24 hours in which some undergraduates had to create a short digital video from scratch, this … Continue reading

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Chemical Galaxy

We have all met the periodic table at some time in our education. We might have found it puzzling, interesting, useful, but probably not entertaining. Well, it was entertaining this lunch time – at least the Chemical Galaxy version designed … Continue reading

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