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Google Educast #049 - What is the Future of Citation?

Segment #1: In The News

Released last week, updated this week!
From Google Docs on G+:
Now you can - just click the icon in the Research tool search bar and select ‘Scholar’ to narrow your results. You'll also be able to insert citations in APA, Chicago, or MLA format via a drop-down menu. (Did writing papers just get a little more fun?)”#

Speaking of bibliographies, has anyone used a Google Custom Search as a form of bibliography? (CB)  Google CSE

Keeping Tabs on your Tabs
You can now open tabs from one device to another if you’re signed into Chrome. (CB)
http://chrome.blogspot.com.au/2012/05/keeping-tabs-on-your-tabs.html

Improved Search in Gmail
Autocomplete now works in your Gmail searches.

Faster, simpler search now on iPhone (CB)
http://insidesearch.blogspot.com.au/2012/05/faster-simpler-google-search-app-for.html



Segment #2: Tool Shoutout - An in-depth look at 1 Google product

Third-party app -- anyone using SlideRocket?  I just added it to our staff and student domains. (DM)







Segment #3 Tips and Tricks - Cool things

Google Doodles on Demand http://www.zazzle.com/googledoodles
Get 20% off using code GOOGLEDOODLE - FD

Feather for YouTube

Teachers Day Doodles http://www.zazzle.com/googledoodles/teacher+gifts
Not just the US but internationally too. Not sure if the code works internationally though.

The Web Clipboard - Cut and paste across different computers (CB)
http://support.google.com/docs/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=161768


Google Tips of the Day
http://www.youtube.com/user/chrisbetcher


Chrome Add-ons

Web of Trust
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/bhmmomiinigofkjcapegjjndpbikblnp?utm_source=chrome-ntp-icon

Shortcuts for Google
www.googleshortcuts.org
Docs Quickly























Segment #4: Classroom Applications - Cool things that we (or others) are doing with Google in the classroom.


Blocky - Scratch like interface for learning basic coding SW






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