PBwiki announces voice chat — and it is awesome

Ok, I can’t control myself any more. Today, we’re officially announcing voice chat in PBwiki. This means that you can now talk to anyone viewing your wiki page. It takes about 15 seconds to set up on your PBwiki — and it’s free. The details: We teamed with YackPack to embed their WalkieTalkie Widget thatContinue reading “PBwiki announces voice chat — and it is awesome”

Tip of the Week #14: Fix it! I made an oopsy…

Ocassionally, our pages mess up because of a PBwiki bug. If that’s the case, then of course you should let somebody at support@pbworks.com know and they’ll help you get things back to normal. However, a lot of cases are our own doing, and it is sometimes frustrating to see our pages look like a wreckContinue reading “Tip of the Week #14: Fix it! I made an oopsy…”

Can't access YouTube?

Are you trying to view our PBwiki videos but your work or school is blocking YouTube? Don’t worry, we’ve uploaded all of the PBwiki videos to TeacherTube. TeacherTube is a great video site that doesn’t appear to be blocked by most employers and educational institutions. It’s completely safe for work and has other helpful videosContinue reading “Can't access YouTube?”

Tip of the Week #13: Where WAS that page?

Author’s Note: WordPress garbled my code at the bottom of this page for the auto-generated index. It’s fixed now (April 5, 2007). Celebrating National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day really gave me a moment to pause and reflect on the core concepts of PBwiki. Like a PBJ sandwich, PBwiki is about solid, satisfying simplicity, andContinue reading “Tip of the Week #13: Where WAS that page?”

Today is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

No, it’s not a joke. We’re all in the office salivating at http://www.seriouseats.com/ (seriously, check out the photos and videos). Some stats from their page: It takes roughly 540 peanuts to make a 12-ounce jar of peanut butter. Peanut butter is consumed in about 89 percent of US households. The world’s largest peanut butter factoryContinue reading “Today is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day”