Dear Reader, I hope that you are well and that things are manageable in your life: Things have been a little busy for me due to being in semester 3 (of 4) of my graduate-level education.Details
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One geek fantasy that I had since iPad was announced was eliminating a certain nightmare: Paperless Challenge I’m looking forward to (attempting) to use my iPad as a machine that eliminates my dependence on as much paper as I can, which means utilization of my scanner and tech skills to make this happen.Details
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This is an art exercise that I made while completing my first year MSW internship! 🙂 The child draws out his or her name on the canvass however they want The child draws stars out Inside the stars, the child will write out things that they value Easy-peasy on the iPad with the kids I…Details
My iPad and I make quite the dynamic duo when it comes to practicing social work. I’m not going to hide the fact that I’m an Apple fanboy. When I saw the iPad come out, I was dismayed with it’s lack of USB port, no Adobe Flash playing capabilities, and virtual keyboard. Despite this, I…Details
What a coincidence that I only wrote about Google Voice a few days ago. Google just announced that what used to be by invite only is now free. Credit to Mashable for posting this. Original story: here. Direct link to Google Voice: here.Details
Google Voice is a tool I have been attempting to get people to convert to. [I think this may be a U.S. only tool]. VIDEO SYNOPSIS For an overview video presentation as to what the service is, I would suggest starting here, where there are more video presentations as to what the service does and…Details