Hunting and gathering tonight for topics of interest as I start to put together the coursework for the spring launchpad class.
Here's a site called New Media Bytes, and a post called The Journalists Guide to Owning 2009 and Beyond.
I had to stop working with my daughter on the computer because I couldn't stand the way she worked: five different IM conversations on screen (actually got dumped by boyfriend she hadn't yet met--that was a new one), trying out different fonts when she hadn't even proofread the paper, checking her Myspace, all in the course of about ten seconds. Sometimes I see this in my Writing for the Web students and it makes me nuts. Here's a guy after my own heart.