On using a Surface 3

I’ve been using a Surface Pro 3 as my mobile tablet-shaped device for 3 (non-consecutive) weeks. If I’m going to be able to work with instructors who use various bits of tech, I need to be able to speak from experience. That means I need to use more than just Apple devices - so, my time with a Surface. Also, I used an Android phone (Nexus 5) as my phone-shaped-device while traveling to DC last year for Open Ed 2014....

February 15, 2015 · 6 min

1 year with a Kona Dew FS

I've been meaning to write a mini review of my 2008 Kona Dew FS, and figured after riding it for a year I'd have some thoughts on how the bike works as a daily commuter. I picked the bike up exactly 1 year ago today, and have ridden it to and from work in pretty much all kinds of weather (+30ËšC heat waves, monsoon thunder/hailstorms, blizzards, and -30ËšC cold snaps). In that year, I've put 4,800km on the bike....

September 11, 2008 · 7 min

I give you KONG!

King Kong (2005) IMDB Year: 2005 Writer: Fran Walsh, Phillipa Boyens Director: Peter Jackson Length: 183 Category: Action Media: Film Cast: Carl Denham: Jack Black Ann Darrow: Naomi Watts Jack Driscoll: Adrien Brody Rating: 4 out of 5 This is neither the first, nor the best review of Kong. Check out Michael's take on it for a good read. These are just my thoughts on the movie... I wanted to love this movie....

December 30, 2005 · 6 min