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Re: [evonline2002_webheads] learning2gether about Google Reader in streamed Hangout 1500 Sunday Feb 10

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  • Vance Stevens
    Thank you, Attachments are blocked on our list so we did not receive the scanned image. If there is a website we can visit, or if you would like to send the
    Message 1 of 3 , Feb 8, 2013
      Thank you,

      Attachments are blocked on our list so we did not receive the scanned
      image.

      If there is a website we can visit, or if you would like to send the
      details pasted to email, that would work,

      Vance


      On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 7:24 PM, Arunachalam.G Arun <arcollege5@...>wrote:

      > Dear Steve,
      > How do you do? The Faculty of English in our college
      > have ventured to conduct our first International conference.I,m sending you
      > the scanned image of the broucher. All are invited.
      > With Regards
      > Arunachalam.G
      >
      >
      > On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 2:23 PM, Vance Stevens <vancestev@...> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Hi,
      > >
      > > This Sunday I am planning to host a live online session where I can
      > explain
      > > in greater detail how to get started with Google Reader, as I set out to
      > > describe in this blog post:
      > >
      > >
      > http://multiliteracies.posterous.com/following-blogs-by-subscribing-to-their-rss-f
      > >
      > > You could use this technique to follow student blogs or blogs from any
      > > group or individual you wish to follow. In the live session I can help
      > you
      > > set up your Google Readers hands-on, and I plan to be setting mine up to
      > > find all the posts in blogs that have been written to reflect on certain
      > > EVO sessions.
      > >
      > > There is another very interesting aspect of the session this Sunday. I
      > > plan to do it in a Hangout On Air, and stream the video at
      > > http://webheadsinaction.org/live
      > >
      > > The procedure is explained in this video:
      > > http://webheadsinaction.org/painless-magic-vance-learning-jeff-lebow
      > >
      > > This procedure overcomes two limitations of hangouts. One limitation is
      > > that you can only have 10 in one at a time. The other is that it's hard
      > to
      > > tell people where you'll be hanging out because hangouts are designed to
      > be
      > > found through your circles and other social features of Google + so there
      > > is no URL to give out until the Hangout actually starts.
      > >
      > > http://webheadsinaction.org/live overcomes both these problems. First, I
      > > can embed a Titanpad chat there where anyone can interact. I can put the
      > > hangout URL there and others can click on it and join the chat. Or if you
      > > are having problems you can get help in the chat. Secondly, since the
      > > YouTube embed that lets you play the recording later HAPPENS to stream
      > the
      > > event while it's in session, then anyone can visit the URL where that
      > link
      > > is embedded and listen to the stream. So if the Hangout is full, hundreds
      > > more can listen in and interact in the Titanpad chat (thousands? tens? no
      > > idea actually). We can also announce on the stream when places become
      > > available in the Hangout and participants in the Hangout can be rotated
      > in
      > > and out that way.
      > >
      > > So one purpose of the session will be to Learn2gether about Google Reader
      > > how to follow class sets of blogs. But in so doing we'll see how to
      > stream
      > > a Hangout so it can reach beyond just the ten in the hangout itself.
      > >
      > > You'll find information updates here
      > >
      > >
      > http://learning2gether.pbworks.com/w/page/32206114/volunteersneeded#Nextupcomingevents
      > > and to actually join the session, come at 1500 GMT Feb 10 to
      > > http://webheadsinaction.org/live
      > > and get the last minute directions in stream and text chat.
      > >
      > > P.S. When joining the hangout, switch OFF the stream. Otherwise you'll
      > get
      > > two sound inputs, one delayed slightly. So listen to only one at a time.
      > > Also, when in a Hangout please wear a headset to avoid sending speaker
      > > sound back into your mic and creating and echo crescendo.
      > >
      > > --
      > > Vance Stevens
      > > http://adVancEducation.blogspot.com
      > > http://vancesdiveblogs.blogspot.com
      > >
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      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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      Vance Stevens
      http://adVancEducation.blogspot.com
      http://vancesdiveblogs.blogspot.com


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