You Say You Want A Revolution?

... well you know, we all wanna save the world.Thoughts from ECOO 2011: You say you want a digital revolution in education?  Is your perfect classroom a one screen per child?  Do you rage against the bureaucracy and hate that this isn't happening fast enough?There is a lot of excitement and optimism…

Technology As Distraction

Tech In Ed link We have more computer access now than we've ever had before, both in and out of school.  We have more internet access now than ever before, both in and out of school.  This is all simple fact... The full non-twitterized quote was, "Great, I couldn't find…

80/20 split

2003: Faster, a good introductionto MotoGPFaster (2003)  is a fast paced documentary with fantastic inside access to MotoGP.  With long-form interviews with all the major names in the sport in the early 2000s, it offers you an accessible look at the sport.I've been a Formula One fan since the early…

The Kingfisher Logo

The kingfisher logo comes from a tatoo I designed way back in the Naughties and got put on my leg.  I did it shortly after returning to England for the first time since I'd immigrated when I was eight years old.  It's a European kingfisher of the kind I used…

Bike Van

[caption id="attachment_2951" align="alignleft" width="238"] This lightly used well optioned Ram Promaster is going for only $33k![/caption] I've been stuck on the Ford Transit Van probably due to my Guy Martin fixation, but there are other choices for a motorcycle carrying vehicle.  I'd been looking at the full sized, extended Transit…