2016 MacBook Pro

  Well, a few days ago I finally received my brand new fully spec'd out MacBook Pro 15-inch Space Gray with Touch Bar after about a 2-month wait. Y I K E S ! I thought it only natural to give a fully comprehensive review. Get cozy, this is going to be a long one. … Continue reading 2016 MacBook Pro

Collaborize Classroom

Hey everyone just wanted to let you know about a great website I just came across... Collaborize classroom is an awesome website for every kind of teacher, from English and Math, to Philosophy and Religion. This free resource allows you to create, share, and download inquiry-based discussions on literally any topic! Each lesson you create… Continue reading Collaborize Classroom

And We’re Back!

So here we are, another year is finally upon us, and I am already behind the ball on posting! Where did the time GO? How is it already October? Nevertheless, it isn't too late to show you what I have been working on throughout the summer, so here we go! Auto-Garden (Open for suggestions on the… Continue reading And We’re Back!

Graphite … Oh, how I love it.

Hey guys, just wanted to check in and say hello! And let you know I am still here! Summer time around these parts is for R&D and other projects, so sometimes I run out of time to make a post. I was recently watching one of my most favorite channels on YouTube ElectroBoom! And stumbled on… Continue reading Graphite … Oh, how I love it.

Take Control, Join the Maker Movement, and Eat Healthy

In addition to geeking out over just about anything tech related, I also geek out over delicious food, especially locally grown organic food! I wouldn't go as far to say that  I am a foodie. In fact I am far from it. But I do (with the help from my wife) try to eat as… Continue reading Take Control, Join the Maker Movement, and Eat Healthy

Build Your Sound

If you are anything like me then you love music, you love sound. Doesn't matter where that sound originates, if it speaks to the soul then it's for me! I feel the same way about tinkering.  In walks Bose, well more specifically BOSEbuild and their Speaker Cube. Now you, with no electrical engineering background necessary, can build you… Continue reading Build Your Sound

Mathpix

Not good at math? Not to worry, Mathpix has you covered. Using camera on your iPhone, Mathpix detects the equation written on your paper and solves the problem instantly. Oh, for all those show-offs that like to show their work, don't worry it does that too! Get the app for iOS now, an Android version… Continue reading Mathpix

5 things I did wrong with my DaVinci Pro 1.0 (first print)

A while back I mentioned that in March I purchased a DaVinci 1.0 Pro by XYZprinting. For those of you who don't know what that is, it's a 3D printer. After reading the manual and setting everything up, I thought I was ready to begin. Well, I couldn't have been more wrong .... Get comfy… Continue reading 5 things I did wrong with my DaVinci Pro 1.0 (first print)

Five Easy Ways To Use Tech In Your Classroom

Periodically, I will put together a list of useful technology tools. Here is another one of those lists. Some are repeats, others (most) are new. I hope you find these helpful!  Grockit - Online group study sessions for students which take place on a secure & great social site Wikispaces - Share lessons, media online with your… Continue reading Five Easy Ways To Use Tech In Your Classroom

Ev3 Has Gone Hipster . . .

Well, it was only a matter of time before LEGO became the next thing devoured by the Hipster culture. But I did not expect it to be the forever amazing LEGO Mindstorms EV3. FastyTheFastCat is who you can blame for this. He programmed his EV3 to play a mean cover of Little Talks by Of Monsters… Continue reading Ev3 Has Gone Hipster . . .