Digital skills for post-university life

How can technology be used to help prepare for post-university life? There are many digital tools that can help students to start researching careers and building […]

#365 Atom: A free text editor

This one is a late Christmas present from me to you! It may not be relevant to you all but I thought I would share […]

#361 Manage your files in Windows Explorer using drag and drop

Do you find it annoying moving files and folders using Windows Explorer? Why not use drag and drop! All you need to do is open […]

#354 Rating discussion posts in Moodle [1/2]

Rating discussion posts provide a quick and easy way for staff and students to provide individual feedback when using forums. The rating feature can be […]

#355 Checking discussion ratings in Moodle [2/2]

This post follows on from yesterdays post and explains how to check discussion post ratings in the forum and in the grade book. Watch the […]

#353 Drag and drop URLs into a Dropbox folder

Did you know that you can save a website URL to a Dropbox folder? Well now you do! This is really useful to keep all […]

#349 Make a splash with Unsplash

We all love something for nothing, don’t we? Unsplash is a website full of free high-resolution photos: All photos published on Unsplash are licensed under […]

#329 Marking group assignments in Moodle [2/2]

This post follows on from post #311 Setting up group assignments. This post demonstrates how easy it is to give group feedback once you have […]

#321 How to extend your laptop display over 2 screens

Does your laptop and monitor display a duplicate screen?  Would you like to change this setting to extend one display over 2 screens?  If the […]

#318 Excel formulas behaving weirdly? Try a fixed cell reference

A fixed cell reference allows you to use make use of the auto-fill feature in Excel, whilst ensuring any cell references you want to keep […]

#319 Presenting with PPT [5/5]: Using Presenter View

Have you considered using Presenter View when you present during lectures?  Presenter View allows you to view your presentation notes and preview upcoming slides all […]

#315 Presenting with PPT [4/5]: Using the Slideshow View Menu

The slideshow view menu provides you with different tools that can enhance your presentation whilst you are presenting.  Watch the video below to find out […]