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A better memory

August 22, 2012


Whether it is to remember a name, an address that you absolutely do not want to save on paper or screen, or simply the knowledge for a test, your memory still comes in handy. Even with all those “memory helpers,” ie, mobile devices. In addition we have to develop ways to refresh these memories so […]

Come and get it, education

May 9, 2012


More and more things are moving to the web and many are free.  Here’s an education for free, you just do all the work. College Courses Find free online courses at top universities like MIT, Notre Dame, UC Irvine & more Art Business Computers & Eng. Health & Medical Humanities Mathematics Sciences Social Sciences Courtesy […]

Children’s toy of the year 2010

October 2, 2011


As I’ve pointed out before — apps make the machine.  With the right applications, the iPad becomes a device for  children. Even PCWorld, a hard core computer magazine named the iPad the children’s toy of the year in 2010. (They may have thought that was all it was good for.  Don’t know?)  The iPad has […]