The DIY Computer Lab

Teaching computer technology has me expanding andenhancing our program to make it as current andrelevant as possible - the DIY lab is a key to that.My ECOO16 presentation suggestion:We're used to being handed locked down, turn key computer labs by our school boards, but this approach doesn't teach technological understanding.…

Bye Bye KLX

Selling a bike is always difficult.  In the case of the KLX it happened very quickly.  It didn't cost me anything to own it (what I got for it covers what I paid for it including the safety).Unlike the Ninja before it, the KLX didn't get much seat time with me so I…

The Professional

When an under funded amateur produces better results than professionals, it calls into question the idea of where we find excellence. I recently watched an interesting film on the Dakar Rally. In this film a skilled amateur takes on the most challenging endurance race in the world. Most competitors in…

Dream Racer

Triumph included a link to this on their email newsletter, so I gave it a whirl on Vimeo. ¬†At nearly $9 it's an expensive (48 hour) video rental compounded by some stuttering even with fibre at home internet. ¬†Looking at the code it looks like Vimeo segments the video to…