In yet another attempt to get at the enormous backlog I have of sites worth blogging about, I post a regular feature called “The Week In Web 2.0.” (you might also be interested in The Fifty Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2016). I also sometimes include tech tools or articles about them that might not exactly fit the definition of Web 2.0:
Stormboard, which is free for educators at least through July, 2017, is a nice new collaborative online “corkboard/bulletin board” where you can share “stickies,” including photos, videos and text. I’m adding it to the very popular The Best Online Virtual “Corkboards” (or “Bulletin Boards”).
Creative Commons unveils a new photo search engine with filters, lists & social sharing is a TechCrunch post about a new…search engine from Creative Commons. I wouldn’t get too excited about it, though. It’s still pretty cumbersome to easily get attribution info – other tools on The “All-Time” Best Sources Of Online Images list let you access mostly the same images with much more automatic attribution appearing when you use the images. However, it was nice to learn this: New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art releases 375,000 digital works for remix and re-use online via CC0.
3 TIPS AND TRICKS FOR USING GOOGLE PHOTOS is by Sue Waters.