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Thanks to Sciweavers for releasing a suite of free web-based tools...read their press release below:
We have just released the following online applications and thought that you may be interested in sharing interesting ones with your community. All services allow unlimited usage, no registration, and no Email.
http://www.sciweavers.org/free-online-web-to-imageiWeb2Shot is a free online web page to high resolution image snapshot. You can set image to custom wallpaper or actual page size. Save or email cool websites as images, or share them on image network such as Flickr. iWeb2Shot provides a bookmarklet and a Google chrome extension that enables you to convert current web page to image directly from your browser. Supported images are (PNG, GIF, JPG, TIF, BMP, PPM, PGM).
http://www.sciweavers.org/free-online-html-to-pdfiWeb2Print is a free online HTML to PDF converter. iWeb2Print converts a web page to an elegant printer friendly PDF to print or read offline. You can set the page size to (Letter, Legal, A0-A9, B0-B10, etc), page orientation to (Landscape, Portrait), PDF mode to (Color, Gray), and much more. iWeb2Print provides a bookmarklet and a Google chrome extension that enables you to convert current web page to pdf directly from your browser.
http://www.sciweavers.org/free-online-ocri2OCR is a free online OCR that converts scanned documents, faxes, or screenshots into editable text. i2OCR supports several input image formats including (TIF, JPEG, PNG, BMP, GIF, PBM, PGM, PPM), which can be loaded from disk or URL. The service can recognize multi-column documents written in 30+ languages including major ones (English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Japanese, and Chinese). When you click the convert button, i2OCR shows the recognized text as well as the input source image side by side to facilitate the correction of mis-recognized words. Recognized text can be downloaded as a doc file or copied as text.
http://www.sciweavers.org/free-online-latex-equation-editorTex2Img is a free online Latex equation editor that converts Latex equations to high resolution images to embed in documents, presentations, blogs, websites, emails, or even to tweet. You can also use Tex2Img to learn Latex by trial and error or even convert your email, telephone number, or home address into an image to avoid spam. You can change the equation background color, text color, transparency, font size, and output image format (PNG, GIF, JPG, TIF, BMP, PNM, EPS, FIG, PS).
Overview: This blog entry shares my first attempts to use a Chromecast HDMI dongle to stream non-supported Chrome browser video formats (MKV, AVI) using Chrome add-ons, as well as shares 3 tips. The 3 tips include: 1) Dealing with Non-HDMI television; 2) Chromecast Unfriendly Networks; 3) Streaming from Mobile Devices.
Question: I have some digital video files in MP4, AVI, MKV formats on my computer in my upstairs office. I want to watch them on my HDMI capable television without hooking the computer up directly to my television using my home wireless network and a Chromecast--which I bought this holiday. How do I do that?Response: As I considered this question, I realized that I'd done practically no research on this prior to purchasi…
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"What's Office 365?" asked a second grade teacher last week at a casual meeting. "My district is moving from what we have now to that." The transition, of course, was from MS Exchange and web-based email to Office 365. For the school district, moving to Office 365 will result in much greater efficiency and functionality than they have ever enjoyed. But that means this large urban school district has a lot of professional learning to engage in. Note: This blog entry originally published by TCEA TechNotes Blog the week of 07/4/2016. Be sure to follow the TCEA TechNotes Blog for updates and great resources! Also, note that you can sign up for free professional learning sessions!If you are a teacher in a district that is launching Office 365 in August, you have some time to get ready. Take these ten steps (five in this blog entry, five more in the sequel) to ensure you are successful in supporting blended learning opportunities that the new federal Every Student Suc…