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Hiding the Windows Start Menu

I know quite a few people who work (or have worked) at Microsoft, and I think they are genuinely smart people, but these UI decisions present in Windows 8 are truly maddening when using a desktop: The start menu button hides … Continue reading

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Global Warming Can’t Be Bad?

I’ve heard people say that global warming is a good thing because bad things can’t possibly happen when things are just 1-2 degrees warmer on average.  Well, just wait until things like this more easily spread due to the warmer … Continue reading

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Technology in Education

All too often, I’ve seen schools spend millions on new computer systems without so much as a thought as to training for the staff or structuring how the use of such technology would work in practice. All too often, laptops, … Continue reading

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