Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Educational Technology and Copyright Law

Copyright is a United States federal law that protects original "works of authorship" such as:

  • literary
  • written
  • dramatic
  • artistic
  • musical
  • other
Any work uploaded to the internet is automatically copyrighted. No paperwork is needed.
There are four exclusive rights

  1. Reproduce the copyrighted work;
  2. Display the copyrighted work publicly;
  3. Prepare derivative works based on the copyrighted work; and
  4. Distribute copies of the copyrighted work to the public by sale, rental or lending, and/or to display the image.

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Tech Article 2/28

  • Mozilla is planning to create an OS Smartphone
  • Price would only be $25
  • Mozilla is working with a Chinese chip maker called Spreadtrum Communications for the developments
  • Appearance of phone is smaller than an iPhone and will have less power and screen resolution
  • The phone is focusing and aiming on the essentials in a typical smartphone

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Tech Article 2/6/14

  • fake marble sculptures
  • they stretch out like a slinky
  • made out of thousands of sheets of paper
  • location of these sculptures are in New York at an exhibition called "Tools of Study."
You can stretch out these fake marble sculptures like a slinky