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Palm Pre Launch… So What (UPDATED)

If it weren’t for the tech media to stir up the hype, the launch of the Palm Pre would probably go unnoticed. Of maybe more truthfully, even with the hype it’s going unnoticed. Sad. UPDATE: Just when it was safe to ignore the little device, the nicest tech-journalist, Leo Laport, unplugged the ongoing “Gilmore Gang” […]

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We Few Tech-Pioneers

Tech-buddy, Greg text-messaged me today complaining that our favorite podcast empire, TWIT, is all about the toys and business of tech but has nothing in the education space. I offered my usual snotty response: “Well, ED tends to act like a walled garden, I’m probably the only one I know to twitter DURING class.” To […]

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Lusting for a new computer…

It was true in 1996, it’s true today. You can never be rich enough, thin enough or have enough computing power. From Leo Laporte‘s blog, The Life of Leo, this little video gem made in 1996, Leo tells then student-filmmaker, Aaron Lubarsky that he he needs to be comfortable with whatever computing-device he buys because […]

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Digication Gets My Vote

I’ve been doing blogs and web-stuff for so long that I know that it’s just not enough to put up a web-page about stuff going on in one’s classroom and call it done. In the middle of my first year at DeMille we piloted a web-portal called SchoolLoop. Way beyond a simple place for teachers […]

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