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60 Second Rant: iPad or iFad?

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

As a veteran Tablet PC user and iPhone enthusiast, I eagerly joined the masses today for Apple’s unveiling of their long-awaited tablet-like device, the iPad.  Thin, light, and blazing fast, it is Apple’s “most advanced technology in a magical and revolutionary device at an unbelievable price.” Twitter was overflowing with iPad tweets hours after Steve […]

60 Second Rant: Web Filters

Saturday, July 25th, 2009

A few evenings ago, after I’d returned home from giving a presentation on Digital Citizenship at the Lausanne Laptop Institute, I posed this question on Twitter: The most insightful response I received came not from an educator but rather an old friend from high school: He’s right, of course, but his answer is only partially […]