communication tool overwhelm

As you can see I’m not a prolific blogger. I’m hoping to change that in the coming weeks, months, years. I continue to teach Google apps at SBCC. It’s rewarding to have the opportunity to teach and interact with our students.

Technology is changing and growing and such a rapid pace which is both exciting and at times overwhelming.

One of the most challenging aspects for me personally is to find the time to keep up with all the social applications available to us. I’d like an app that updates everything at once and aggregates the information from all the other apps out there: Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Snapchat, etc. etc.

I also think about how many communication tools we use today: Email, google voice, cell phone, home phone, texting, instant messaging, and video conferencing (Skype, Zoom, Facetime, GotoMeeting, Webex. etc.), blogs, vlogs, forums.

It wasn’t that long ago we only had a phone in our homes attached to a cord. And it took a week or more to send a letter…