Education Podcasts


      Harvard Extension School's Computer Science E-259: XML with Java, Java Servlet, and JSP     show

Harvard Extension School's Computer Science E-259: XML with Java, Java Servlet, and JSP Join Now to Follow

This course introduces XML as a key enabling technology in Java-based applications. Students learn the fundamentals of XML and its derivatives, including DTD, SVG, XML Schema, XPath, XQuery, XSL-FO, and XSLT. Students also gain experience with programmatic interfaces to XML like SAX and DOM, standard APIs like JAXP and TrAX, and industry-standard software like Ant, Tomcat, Xerces, and Xalan. The course acquaints students with J2EE, including JavaServer Pages (JSP) and Java Servlet, and also explores HTTP, SOAP, web services, and WSDL. The course's projects focus on the implementation and deployment of these technologies. This is OpenCourseWare, licensed by David J. Malan of Harvard University under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License. Visit http://cs259.tv/2007/fall/ for more material, including prior semesters and other courses.

By David J. Malan

Entreprenergy | Get Ready for the ENERGY | Weekly interviews in Arabic with Successful Entrepreneurs hosted by Andre Abi Awad show

Entreprenergy | Get Ready for the ENERGY | Weekly interviews in Arabic with Successful Entrepreneurs hosted by Andre Abi AwadJoin Now to Follow

Entreprenergy is an entrepreneurship podcast in Arabic, hosted by Andre Abi Awad, interviewing today’s most successful and inspiring Entrepreneurs to provide Energy in all its forms to Wantrepreneurs, Aspiring Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners. We share the journey of our guests, highlighting a failure and lessons learned, an Idea moment and the steps taken to turn that moment into success, and the ENERGY ROUND where Andre asks five questions that extract a wealth of wisdom from his guests. Entreprenergy is all about inspiring YOU to take YOUR entrepreneurial leap. We know that by hearing the failures, idea moments, and successes of others, you can begin to craft your dream and take inspired ACTION!

By Andre Abi Awad

Mississauga Independent Film Festival show

Mississauga Independent Film FestivalJoin Now to Follow

The on-going videoBlogs of the Campagna Brothers, the directors of the Shocking New Western "Six Reasons Why" (www.SixReasonsWhy.com) and the Founders of the Mississauga Independent Film Festival (www.miff.ca). Pioneering what they call 'bare-knuckle' film making, Matt and Jeff are a two-man production team, writing, directing, shooting, editing, visual effects... you name it. On a zero dollar budget, their 93minute, 1080p HD feature film has already begun rattling the cages in Hollywood. This blog will detail the creation of "Six Reasons Why" from the earliest stages of location scouting, though pre-production, shooting and into editing, sound design and score. If you didn't know how to make a movie before this Blog, you will by the end.

By The Campagna Brothers


      Harvard Extension School's Computer Science E-76: Building Mobile Applications     show

Harvard Extension School's Computer Science E-76: Building Mobile Applications Join Now to Follow

Today's applications are increasingly mobile. Computers are no longer confined to desks and laps but instead live in our pockets and hands. This course teaches students how to build mobile apps for Android and iOS, two of today's most popular platforms, and how to deploy them in Android Market and the App Store. Students learn how to write native apps for Android using Eclipse and the Android SDK, how to write native apps for iPhones, iPod touches, and iPads using Xcode and the iOS SDK, and how to write web apps for both platforms. This is OpenCourseWare, licensed by Dan Armendariz and David J. Malan of Harvard University under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License. Visit http://cs76.tv/2011/spring/ for more material, including prior semesters and other courses.

By Dan Armendariz and David J. Malan

Pawncast 247 show

Pawncast 247Join Now to Follow

Pawncast247 is the pawnbroker’s one-stop-shop for all things in the Jewelry & Loan Industry. On the podcast you’ll hear from Michael Harry, a seasoned pro here to help you stand out and build a profitable loan business, even with more competition coming into town. From valuating goods and reselling items to managing staff and security you’ll get it all here to build the business you’ve always envisioned. Learn more at PAWNCAST247.COM

By Michael Harry educates pawnbrokers on topics of loan, jewelry, gold, resale and more.

TheThinkingAtheist show

TheThinkingAtheistJoin Now to Follow

Seth Andrews, a former Christian broadcaster and believer for 30 years, ultimately escaped the bonds of superstitious thinking to embrace the more satisfying explanations that science provides. A professional video producer and host of one of the most popular atheist communities on the internet, Seth Andrews brings a polished format, a relaxed environment and a rage-free challenge to the religious beliefs that defined his youth.

By TheThinkingAtheist

Popup Cantonese show

Popup CantoneseJoin Now to Follow

The most convenient way to learn Cantonese the way it is actually spoken and used. Start with our basic lessons, and in no time you'll be listening to music, watching films and television and engaging in the actual language. With free daily podcasts, a vibrant community, online study tools and much more, Popup Cantonese is the most powerful and personal way to learn Cantonese.

By Popup Cantonese

The Education Gadfly Show show

The Education Gadfly ShowJoin Now to Follow

Every Thursday you’ll get three titillating and occasionally sophomoric 90-second debates on recent education news, featuring Fordham’s Mike Petrilli, with questions read by Pamela Tatz or whoever's around the office at the time when we record the podcast. Then, the wise Amber Winkler will take only a minute–literally–to enlighten us on a recent research study.

By Thomas B. Fordham Institute

Don’t Get Me Started show

Don’t Get Me StartedJoin Now to Follow

Hosted by Dan Balser, Advertising Department Head at The Creative Circus in Atlanta, this is a biweekly conversation about advertising. But it’s not just about the industry; it’s about the people in it.

By Dan Balser

ISTE's Podcast show

ISTE's PodcastJoin Now to Follow

This audio podcast produced by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) explores issues relating to emerging trends and effective uses of educational technology, and highlights expert perspectives and suggestions.

By ISTE