Becoming that expert


One of the hang overs from using the computer before the mouse is the ability to access functionality of your computer using keys and key combinations so that you can quick access to things your computer can do. By removing your hand from the keyboard to use the mouse or the trackpad, you introduce extra [...]

Another coding alternative


I suspect that I, as well as half the online reading universe were taken in by the announcement that Coding with Chrome was available for the download.  I love this reaction ... @dougpete Chrome is the best not-just-a-browser there is. 😄 — Jangal Nara (@iCoder1978) May 30, 2016 And, of course, in addition to the [...]

Sketching with Snapstouch


The news this week is full of stories about the successful adoption of the Chromebooks in education.Chromebooks are about to take over and Apple and Microsoft should be worriedOf course, we saw stories like this with the introduction of the iPad.  It was successful at first but the pricing has forced school districts to look [...]

A scorecard?


There used to be a time when you didn't need a scorecard to determine what would run on your computer. If you had a Windows computer, then you ran Windows programs. If you had a Macintosh computer, then you ran Macintosh programs. If you had a Linux computer, then you ran Linux programs. Nice, neat, [...]