Entries Categorized as 'mac'

Why I won’t be buying a Verizon iPhone

Date February 24, 2011

I am a convert. In 1998 I got my first cell phone while in graduate school. I went with Sprint and don’t really know why now, but it was the place to be back then. That first phone lasted about a year until this cool new Nokia came out (I can’t even begin to tell […]

Student 2.0

Date March 24, 2010

Here’s a video turned on to me from a colleague in LA. It showcases a partnership between APPLE and students at Paradise Valley Unified School District with how today’s students use mobile devices, like iPod touches, to better enhance their learning and education. Something I try to do daily in my own high school classes. […]

Shiny Macbook Pros or Mall Cops

Date December 29, 2009

Recently my MacBook Pro has gone through a few trials and tribes including a fall from my new Timbuk2 Swig. See the Swig has a side swing out pocket and a top flap. So if I put it in top and forget the side’s open then it falls out. I have a nice heavy duty […]

Mobile Pedagogy coming to the classroom

Date May 26, 2009

The (CC) image “iTouch” uploaded to Flickr by Américo Nunes was found by searching “iTouch”. In the past I’ve always had a no show policy for electronics in my high school English classrooms. This year that opinion has begun to shift. My syllabus clearly states that all mobile phones will be kept away and if […]

Tech fun!

Date October 14, 2008

MacBook Air gets a Steve sleeve

Date February 13, 2008

This rocks my world. My favorite messenger bag made a computer case for one of the coolest computers in the world, the MacBook Air.