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I’ve recently completed building a file server for my home. The purpose of the machine is to provide storage space for precious memories and projects. I built a Linux machine instead of buying a ready made NAS because I wanted something that was more configurable and cost effective.  If you look at NAS devices that […]

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Ideas Presented The concept that the “kids know it already because they are already using it” is misleading. Using the tools, accepting the results without understanding the implications does not equate to knowing. How do instructors know when to “turn off” the educational aspect of social networking. Since this is something that occurs non-stop. Develop […]

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This session was informative in learning about the ways in which iOS devices and their associated apps can be presented and used in a classroom environment. Besides providing a fantastic template that completely outlined the method for setting up and delivering a class integrating iOS devices, the participants were provided the opportunity to explore and […]

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I am looking for USB drives for under privileged kids at our school. The problem is that some students are creating things that they cannot save and/or take with them. They may not be able to use/view their stuff at home as they do not own a computer or they may have one that is very old. […]

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There are a few new music services that have popped up lately. I’ve been lucky enough to get invited to use two of them. Turntable.fm and Spotify are the ones that I’ve spent time with lately. Turntable.fm will only let you in if you are a friend of someone on Facebook that is already using […]

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I’ve been spending a little too much time on Google+ lately. It’s a new thing, we’ll see how it goes. I added a badge to this site so that you can find me there if you are interested. Don’t have an invite yet? Let me know, I can help.

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This is a screenshot of the settings RockMelt requires in Facebook. There were a few that I had a choice about, I removed most. Then there was the access log. This is especially interesting as I have not used RockMelt since Sunday (11-28-2010) and today is 12-2-2010 (4 days later).

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I’m getting ready to leave work and head home. Soon I’ll be on the road to Rochester and NYSCATE 2010. I’m looking forward to seeing old friends, making a few new ones and mostly seeing what others have that’s new and interesting. It’s supposed to be all about computers and technology but what it’s really […]

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I’d like to offer a bit of a definition for what this blog will be in the future. It will not cease to be a place where I will experiment when I can with things that I find interesting with this blog software. That is what you’ve seen so far in the posts that are […]

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ADVEMP_01 I took this picture this morning. It was for a game I play with other motorcycle riders. We are all members of a website called Adventure Rider. Very cool place to read about some epic motorcycle adventures. This image was pulled into this blog from my Flickr account.

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