A Couple of Days with Ubuntu 13.04


I had a friend try to grind my gears over the weekend.  If you’re such a fan of Ubuntu, why are you carrying around a Macintosh computer?  It’s a valid observation but the reality is that I have both a Mac and a PC (Sony Vaio) and it’s the Vaio that’s running Ubuntu.  At theContinue reading “A Couple of Days with Ubuntu 13.04”

OTR Links 04/30/2013


Rockmelt Around the World in 8 seconds (NaPoWriMo #28) – via @Rockmelt for iPad http://t.co/Dj9IrpjmA7 tags: via:packrati.us I’m at Kings Navy Yard http://t.co/RvkZmBfR1X I’m at Kings Navy Yard http://t.co/RvkZmBfR1X tags: via:packrati.us Are you a hacker’s target? [infographic] – Holy Kaw! Are you a hacker’s target? [infographic] – Holy Kaw! – http://t.co/sZibRP60Aj tags: via:packrati.us Kids RiskingContinue reading “OTR Links 04/30/2013”

Technology Refresher


I just took a look at a David Pogue TED talk.  David is a favourite speaker here in Southwestern Ontario.  He’s keynoted the Western RCAC Symposium twice and helped shovel my car out of a snow drift once.  (it’s all part of the deal of coming to London in December). His tech talk is interesting.Continue reading “Technology Refresher”

Memories of Social Media


At the Ontario Social Media Symposium yesterday, it was a day for the social books. It was such a wonderful opportunity to meet some people face to face after having “met” them online. It’s a shame that it was only one day but I’ll bet that we have opportunities to meet again. Hopefully at #ecoo13Continue reading “Memories of Social Media”