I have been working with some kind of tech since 1979. Before that I was student who loved to doodle and write. When it came to actually bringing technology home, I remember window shopping in the early 80’s and happening to walk through a ComputerLand store where they were displaying the just released IBM PC […]More
Opinions & Observations from the Life of a technology journalist and confessed techno-junkie attempting to live the digital lifestyle.
At this past district tech meeting (10/12) the director told a story about a neighboring district’s network going down for two-weeks, referring to it as a “career ending” situation that our district will never have to face because of the steps our IT manager has taken to prevent that sort of thing from happening to […]More
My brother-in-law, who is a middle school science teacher, use to complain so much about how much he hated having to use e-mail to communicate with other teachers or his office that I used to call him a Luddite. He just didn’t see the need and in an era when there isn’t enough money to […]More
Whenever I heard or read the innovators of the PC revolution talk about what it was like in the “old days,” when they were starting out, to a person they always begin by saying that they had no idea what they were doing when they started out. Or more to the point, they didn’t know […]More