Wednesday, September 25, 2002

Another post from the road. This time Columbus, Ohio.

This post contains another in a long list of references this blog has made to

I think the Daily Links mailing list is the best online newsletter out there. I've been a subscriber since near the beginning (Sept 2000) and I've yet to see anything less than first-rate links to online resources, theories and writings.

The following excerpt has been taken from today's Links and addresses both the notion of online learning and blogging:

Online Learning 2002 kicked off at Anaheim yesterday, and thanks to these amazing bloggers, we can virtually be a part of it.
Stephen Downes's photo gallery
Jay Cross's presentation followup

Tuesday, September 24, 2002

Tonight I reaped the benefit of an internet adventure.

When I purchased the latest release by the The Tragically Hip, In Violet Light, I became a "card carrying" -- one was included inside the CD case -- of the theHipclub. Registering in the "club" meant a chance to pre-purchase tickets online.

I was ready to go at the assigned hour and my "quick draw" on the keyboard led to front-row seats at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium -- a fantastic concert and some great photo opportunities.