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Meeting 1.2.6 - Sept. 17, 2006

Our Weekly Webcast Academy Meeting


- Webcastathon Rescheduled
- 'Commencement Ceremonies'
- Class of 1.3 and 2.1 (EVO special)
- Proficieny 'pillars' & certification criteria

  1. Audio Engineer - record & edit telephony conversation
  2. Streamer - webcast the audio from a telephony conversation
  3. Show Manager - moderate the discussion, manage callers
  4. Publisher - post edited audio and show notes on a website
                     1+2+3+4= Webcaster
- Tech Issues


10:44:19 stl: Is the webcast academy for a closed audience?
10:44:40 stl: I mean the event at 04:00 GMT , can anyone listen in?
10:47:22 JL: yes
10:47:26 JL: all are welcome to listen in
10:47:30 JL: welcome
10:49:20 liz: I hope to contribute to the chat room today
10:49:53 JL: great
10:50:07 JL: Skypecast is now open as well... https://skypecasts.skype.com/skypecasts/skypecast/detailed.html?id_talk=...
10:50:17 stl: this is Scott in Tokyo, gotta step away for a bit - back in time for the start of the fun
10:59:34 Randy: liz...do you need the skypecast link?
11:00:05 liz: I think I am in...just listening at the moment
11:00:32 Randy: you're not in on skype though
11:00:47 JL: skypecast at: skype:+99001110006971253?call&token=35949&topic=Webcast+Academy+Skypecast
11:00:53 JL: oops wrong link
11:01:11 JL: https://skypecasts.skype.com/skypecasts/skypecast/detailed.html?id_talk=...
11:02:34 adaptives: Hello, My MIC is not working... so I will be able to participate in listen only mode. Will post questions and comments in the chat room.
11:03:43 alicebarr: Hi there. What is the Skypecast link?
11:03:50 JL: https://skypecasts.skype.com/skypecasts/skypecast/detailed.html?id_talk=...
11:03:59 alicebarr: Thanks
11:05:22 trevor: I would like to hear more about the EV -- will this be a pre-conference TESOL course?
11:06:47 alicebarr: I keep crashing when I get to Skype cast. May I have the link once more and I will try a differnt way? Thanks
11:08:45 trevor: Can someone remind me how to get the second Skype window with users when it disappears?
11:09:21 stl: if your browser blocks pop-up windows, it might not ever appear.
11:09:29 DougSymington: refreshing the window (F5 on PC) works sometimes Trevor
11:10:26 trevor: Thanks!
11:11:14 adaptives: Sounds good to me too
11:12:32 stl: that sort of audacity problem is a nightmare
11:12:45 stl: good point with exporting to wav or mp3!!
11:14:22 stl: chalk it up for learning experience ;(
11:16:32 JL: http://www.vyew.com/content/
11:16:34 stl: got a URL for view??
11:16:37 stl: thanks Jeff
11:18:43 JL: # Upload documents and photos (.doc, .jpg, .xls, .ppt, etc.) and annotate them in real-time. # One-click screen capture/share will allow you to take a screenshot of all windows that are displayed on your screen, behind the Vyew browser. The screenshot will be captured, cropped and shared inside the VyewBook– ready to be marked-up. (patent pending) # Use VyewStorage to store up to 25MB of data # Create a meeting with up to 20 participants # Instant text chat with other meeting room members # Create photo slideshows and set them to a MP3 track # Share Google searches
11:18:54 stl: is there a fee to register??
11:19:36 JL: How much does Vyew cost? During the beta period, Vyew is free
11:21:41 alicebarr: I can;t get on Skype
11:21:50 adaptives: Is vyew Java based?
11:21:54 alicebarr: Keeps crashing my browser
11:22:20 alicebarr: Could it be from updated browsers?
11:22:27 DougSymington: skype window now back
11:24:26 stl: is the Global Learn Day tied into WorldBridges or the Webcast Academy?
11:24:48 stl: I heard Jeff would be doing closing ceremonies.
11:25:21 JL: http://edtechtalk.com/aggregator/sources/3
11:25:31 Randy: I have to go guys...talk to you later.
11:25:45 adaptives: October is fine with me too...
11:25:46 stl: later Randy
11:25:48 DougSymington: take care Randy
11:26:30 stl: great idea for a podcast, Jeff! EdTechWeekly
11:27:11 JL: http://del.icio.us/edtechtalk
11:33:29 dave: youos
11:33:37 dave: i think he's talking about http://youos.com
11:33:59 JasonR: Hello
11:34:04 dave: HA
11:34:09 dave: volunteered again!
11:34:24 trevor: Youos is it -- thanks!
11:34:57 DougSymington: funny Dave
11:35:04 DougSymington: Hey Jason
11:35:16 dave: yeah. sure you were subtle about it
11:35:28 JasonR: What is the up? (props to Dave)
11:35:47 trevor: Where are archived chat room dialogues kept for Webcast academy?
11:36:12 JasonR: Virtualbridges?
11:36:31 JasonR: Yes...me...Skype Hacks...this Friday...time TBD
11:37:43 JasonR grins
11:37:46 dave: wow
11:37:49 dave: a new domain name
11:37:54 dave: just what we @#$#@ needed
11:38:37 JL: https://skypecasts.skype.com/skypecasts/skypecast/detailed.html?id_talk=...
11:39:01 trevor: Thanks for the show -- I'm off to look at a sailboat. . .
11:39:15 JasonR: I am doing my first intern cast this Friday, 09/22. Thinking of making it an "Intro to Skype," discuss different hacks, etc. Skyping for Noobs. How's that sound?
11:39:35 JasonR: Ironically, can't Skype right now.
11:40:47 JasonR: Just a couple of things I have found while poking around under the hood with Skype.
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11:41:23 JasonR: MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges MacBridges
11:41:28 JasonR: :0
11:42:36 JasonR: Reminds me of McDonalds
11:43:30 JasonR: Movie show?
11:44:47 JasonR: Jeff...sent you an email about this, but shouldn't there be a "Create Event" option under "Create Content" when I login to Virutalbridges? I don't see that option.
11:45:12 JasonR: Yeah...was wondering when someone will document Skype-stalking
11:45:30 JasonR: People who join Skypecasts to promote their products or just grief
11:46:20 JL: event module has disappeared from VB - will re-upload now
11:46:52 JasonR: TY, Jeff.
11:47:11 adaptives: Cannot upoad files with ssh ... have to use ftp...
11:48:28 JasonR: Heron comes into some of them to pimp his English language learning technique
11:49:46 stl: did the skypecast fade out
11:50:33 stl: maybe Heron heard himself being chatted about and jinxed the Skypecast!
11:50:47 lee: Haaha
11:50:53 JasonR: Got to do a videoconference with Michigan, check in again with you folks later. :)
11:51:01 JasonR: Bye
11:51:01 DougSymington: cya J
11:51:16 lee: yea
11:51:27 DougSymington: thanks all
11:51:33 lee: see ya
11:52:12 stl: thanks for good info - see you all later
11:52:33 adaptives: Bye
11:53:13 lee: See ya later ..


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