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Marghanita da Cruz marghanita at ramin.com.au
Tue May 12 11:15:51 EST 2009


stephen at melbpc.org.au wrote:
> TomW notes,
> 
>> www.tomw.net.au/blog/2009/05/dimdim-web-conference-for-e-learning.html
>>
>> DimDim has the usual web conference facilities, such as video, audio, 
>> text chat, desktop and slide sharing (also) slow the video frame rate
>> down and to share a web based presentation.
> 
> 
> Yes .. DimDim does appear suitable, Tom. 
> 
> Also of interest, at the (imho) 'home' for open source, (www.ohloh.net)
> DimDim is right up there of course but naturally there are others also.
> 
>  Eg, https://www.ohloh.net/p?query=conference
> 
> with Openmeetings, ePresence etc, OS apps, all rating quite well indeed.
> 
> Such apps seem appropriate, and, may also seem well worth investigating?
> 
> If this initiative is to be a model for sitting members, Pia, as we hope,
> taking some time to find maybe one best model would seem time well spent?
> 
> 
and from the White House office of public engagement:
<img width="458" height="292" border="0" alt="Our commitment to openness means
more than simply informing the American people about how decisions are made. It
means recognizing that government does not have all the answers, and that public
officials  need to draw on what citizens know. - President Obama, 1/21/09"
src="/assets/templates/ope_feature_quote.jpg" /><br /><br />
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/ope/>

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