CYOD: Table of Contents

I’ve collected notes, conducted research, and began writing this book (CYOD), and now have a good idea about what the structure will be. I talked before about the writing style of the book, but now I’ll share the actual outline I am working with. The book will be divided into 5 main themes/sections with short chapters… Read more CYOD: Table of Contents

Adding Context to Reminders

I wear headphones constantly, usually listening to an audiobook, podcast, or random playlist. While listening, I will usually remember something I needed to do, or get an idea to research further. Not wanting to or unable (driving) to interrupt what I am listing to, I need to make a quick note so I don’t completely… Read more Adding Context to Reminders

Quotes On Education

During the process of writing this book, I have come across a number of quotes about education. I plan to have a quote at the start of each chapter or section. I’ve always been a fan of a good quote. I decided to share some of the quotes I’ve collected. They might be helpful to… Read more Quotes On Education

First Contribution

This project has received its first financial contribution. The contribution was made anonymously through the Buy me a coffee link. Thank you to whoever the anonymous contributor was. It’s certainly given some validation to this project. It is very encouraging to have someone actually put their money towards supporting a project like this. It’s even more surprising… Read more First Contribution

Writing Style

What will the writing style be? After writing down all the random notes, ideas, and research I had for this book, I needed to find a way to organize it all. I began looking at education and non-fiction books that I read and enjoyed. Looking at the structure and organization of the books, I tried… Read more Writing Style

Writing A Book

I am writing a book, and I am documenting the process of writing the book. I didn’t originally plan to write a book. I have never written a book before or consider myself a writer). But as I collected notes, wrote down ideas, and tried to figure out what I could do with this information,… Read more Writing A Book

Microsoft Acquires GitHub

Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub has caused a large reaction from the developer community. Some think it’s terrible, some think it’s good. My opinion is, it doesn’t matter.  The main complaint from developers, mostly from the open source community, is Microsoft’s troubled past with Linux and open source projects (putting it nicely). Microsoft has openly attacked… Read more Microsoft Acquires GitHub

Google Pixelbook Review

I have been using the Google Pixelbook as my primary computer for the past couple months. Here are my impressions so far. The hardware is great. It’s one of the best designed computers I’ve used. It’s not a standard design, with the aluminum, glass, and plastic combination, but it all comes together nicely when you are using… Read more Google Pixelbook Review