Saturday Sharing: Some git goodness

Version control and sharing source code help developers hone their craft. If you are new to developing software, learning git can seem a confusing task. In many ways, git is elegant in its simplicity and effectiveness. When learning git, a new user has some decisions to make: use the command line or a graphical user interface; choosing where to store a remote repository; selecting a learning path that works for the developer – tutorials, video, online classes, webcasts, books, cheatRead more

Learning and Teaching Courses in an Open Environment – XBlock

Kudos for edX opening the technical insides of its very successful platform for development of content rich learning and course delivery. XBlock, the API, is available for viewing on GitHub http://www.github.com/edX. Keep an eye on this API opening up creation of more courses, study aids, collaboration, and customization of the learner’s experience.Read more