Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

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Win! Win! Er… Fail

I’m planning to give my aging MacBook to my mother-in-law as a couch-top email machine, and am looking for a replacement. I don’t do much programming any mor...
August 30, 2009

Is The Future Waving At You?

Cameron Neylon has been playing with Google Wave, and he likes it. His presentation at Science Online in London in August explains why (you can also watch vi...
August 30, 2009

The Hill We Need to Climb

New article in NOW Magazine about Toronto being stuck in “version 1.0” when it comes to all things web. On the bright side, that means there’s plenty of sco...
August 28, 2009

elmcity and WordPress

I had a good discussion yesterday with Jon Udell about goals for the students working with him this fall. He has since posted two very cool things: Using F...
August 28, 2009

Can I Use the Wrench, Daddy?

Great post from David Humphrey about teaching his children what makes a computer go. I still don’t know my way around their insides (computers, I mean, not c...
August 28, 2009