Interactive Maps

Over the weekend, I ran into this story How to make awesome interactive map using Google Sheets in under 1 minute? Of course, I had to share it with my friends.  It was interesting to see it being favourited and shared. And, of course (2), I had to try it myself.  Here's my result as [...]

In search of

For the well connected citizen, there isn't a terrible need to remember everything.  Just search for it. Or rather, "just Google it". Can there be no bigger commercial name that has become part of our language.  I can think of a few.  How about this..."I'll have a Coke".What kind? It's interesting to see something like [...]

Coding Snowflakes

Finally! A reason to do all this coding.  Google offers you the opportunity to create your own snowflake. I can remember an activity pretty close to this in elementary school.  It involved paper, folding, cutting, (ripping), unfolding, smoothing it out, and then putting it under a text book for a while to get it as [...]

I still can’t draw!

But I try. This experiment from Google turned me on to just doodling at bit. Called Quick, Draw!, the application gives you something to draw.You have 20 seconds to do your best.As you draw, the application uses machine learning to try and guess what it is that you're drawing.  Now, the skeptic will say "that's [...]