Learning to navigate


At the CSTA Conference, I had the opportunity to proctor the session "Blast Off with Space Battle:  The Real-Time, Networked, Space Simulation Programming Project" presented by Brett Wortzman and Michael Hawker. With a title that long and descriptive, I just knew that it had to be good. And it really was. Essentially, they recommend tackling …

Fidgeting


I needed to buy a screwdriver the other day and so it was off to Canadian Tire.  Before I could even think of navigating to the tools section and then find the one from the millions on the shelf, I saw a display.  I'm such an impulse buyer. It is the current distraction - there …

Custom words


If one of the goals in life is to reduce work, then it only makes sense to do things to help the cause. Every time I get a new word processor or any other piece of software that includes a spell check, I'll add certain words so that they don't get flagged as incorrect or, …