Meaning of American Pie by Don McLean (w/lyrics)


Recently, a high school friend shared this YouTube video.  With my really slow internet connection, I don’t watch a lot of videos but I sure did for this one. In our high school days, you could count on this song being played at least a few times a day.  It was often the last songContinue reading “Meaning of American Pie by Don McLean (w/lyrics)”

OTR Links 04/30/2016


Microsoft Flow is like IFTTT for connecting cloud services – Business Insider https://t.co/hLO9NvwkUv Microsoft Flow is like IFTTT for connecting cloud services – Business Insider https://t.co/hLO9NvwkUv — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) April 30, 2016 tags: IFTTT Twitter via:packrati.us Object moved Windows 10 Time ALWAYS wrong – Microsoft Community https://t.co/iuDE7SgYQV — Doug Peterson (@dougpete) April 29, 2016Continue reading “OTR Links 04/30/2016”

This Week in Ontario Edublogs


It’s another Friday and a chance for me to share with you some of the spectacular reading I enjoyed recently from great Ontario Edubloggers.  I had some self-inflicted damage to my regular process.  Normally, as I read things, I just keep the blog open in a tab and minimize them with One Tab until ThursdayContinue reading “This Week in Ontario Edublogs”

Taking the challenge


I can’t ignore a good challenge.  Recently, Alfred Thompson challenged me to test out Microsoft’s new CaptionBot application.  He said that he had been having great success with it and challenged me to try it.  The premise is simple; you send it a photo and it describes what it sees.  It’s important to not sendContinue reading “Taking the challenge”