404 Not Found

June 7, 2007

It seems as if a number of sites have been hacked at dreamhost due to some error at their end. So most of my content is missing as well. I’ll work on it.

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Thanks NDP: ‘Terminator’ seed sowing discord

June 6, 2007

From CBC’s ‘Terminator’ seed sowing discord The federal NDP has taken a stand against “terminator technology,” the nascent gene-changing process used to render seeds sterile. Agriculture critic Alex Atamanenko introduced a private member’s bill Thursday to ban field-testing and commercialization of terminator seed, following the lead of the governments of India and Brazil. Seeds with […]

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I make a difference

June 4, 2007

This rulz on all levels. [VIA: think:lab: Ever Curious What a Teacher Actually “Makes”?]

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Dracula Puppy

June 4, 2007

On the grounds of the Tirgoviste palace, where Vlad Tepes was prince of Wallachia.

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Stage6 · Upload Video Clips. Share, Watch, Download Videos

June 4, 2007

Stage6 is a place for uploading and sharing DivX videos. v.Cool. I especially like that you can get full screen video streamed to your puter, rather than the tiny boxes you see with youtube. I found this via Catspaw, but she was talking about something else that was silly, and I found this on a […]

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See Those Fingers? Do the Math

June 4, 2007

An article in See Those Fingers? Do the Math — Holden 2007 (525): 1 — ScienceNOW talks about the ratio of index:ring finger as it relates to math and literacy skills in individuals: Boys with the longest ring fingers relative to their index fingers tend to excel in math, according to a new study. In […]

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Against perpetual copyright

June 4, 2007

I have a big interest in copyright issues in terms of students and learning, but also in terms of keeping access to old texts. I’m no expert on the issue, but I think that we have to keep the issue always in our minds.Lessig talks Against perpetual copyright : In a New York Times op-ed […]

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iPhone – TV Ads

June 4, 2007

Apple – iPhone – TV Ads And the iPhone’s coming June 29th in the US. I want one, of course, but I never want the first version. Since it will be in the US first, and Canada later, I assume/hope that the bugs will be worked on before they let the rest of us play.

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Joi Ito’s Web: Steve Jobs at All Things Digital

June 3, 2007

Joi Ito’s Web: Steve Jobs at All Things Digital Just finished watching Walt Mossberg interview Steve Jobs. They discussed that some people say [the iPod] is the most popular software product on Windows. Steve said that he received cards and stuff from people saying it was their favorite Windows application. Walt asked him how it […]

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Livejournal news: Well we really screwed this one up…

June 3, 2007

news: Well we really screwed this one up… Well we really screwed this one up… For reasons we are still trying to figure out what was supposed to be a well planned attempt to clean up a few journals that were violating LiveJournal’s policies that protect minors turned into a total mess. I can only say […]

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