Tuesday, May 6, 2014

IT Summit 2014 - Cool Tool Duel

The 2014 IT Summit in Saskatoon was capped off with a "Cool Tools Duel" between Rushton Hurley and Scott St. Pierre.

Scott's link:
http://bit.ly/itsummit2014

The theme is to make students creators of content!

Who will the winner be this year?

Tool #1:

Scott: YouTube Capture: https://www.youtube.com/capture
Rushton: Newsela: https://www.newsela.com/

Winner of Round #1 - Newsela!

Tool #2:

Scott: Google Hangouts on Air: http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/onair.html
Rushton: What if? : https://what-if.xkcd.com/

Winner of Round #2 -Google Hangouts on Air!

Tool #3:

Scott: Skype Add-on Recorder for Mac (http://download.cnet.com/Call-Recorder-for-Skype/3000-2349_4-95407.html) or Super Tintin for Windows (http://download.cnet.com/SuperTintin-Skype-Recorder/3000-2150_4-10656468.html)
Rushton: Google Maps Gallery: https://maps.google.com/gallery/

Winner of Round #3 - Google Maps Gallery!

Tool #4:
Scott: Screencastify Chrome Extension: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/screencastify-screen-vide/mmeijimgabbpbgpdklnllpncmdofkcpn?hl=en or Screencastomatic: http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/
Rushton: Duolingo: https://www.duolingo.com/


Winner of Round #4 -Tie!

Tool #5:
Scott: Awesome Screenshot: Capture & Annotation Chrome Extension: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/awesome-screenshot-captur/alelhddbbhepgpmgidjdcjakblofbmce?hl=en
Rushton: tiki-toki Timeline: http://www.tiki-toki.com/
Winner of Round #5 -tiki-toki timeline!

Rushton is the winner of this year's Cool Tool Duel.