Life, adventure and faith from southwest Virginia

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How the coronavirus could reshape the university system

Could the coronavirus become the catalyst for national educational reform?

Why I bought and sold an Apple Watch in 24 hours

Yes, I bought and sold an Apple Watch in 24 hours. You may remember when I did something similar with the iPhone X. Here’s why Apple has missed the mark again.

Digital downsizing and learning to “watch” again

A new digital life experiment is underway. I’ve downsized my phone to the smallest phone Apple has made in the last five years, and now I’m wearing a smart watch. And the watch isn’t made by Apple… Which will become a regular part of my digital strategy going forward?

Nuff Said: Tulsi Gabbard’s takedown of HRC, the ideal length of every social media post, the danger of expectations, the myth of dying Christianity, and Bad Lip Reading by Joe Biden

“Nuff Said” is a collection of articles that caught my eye on the interwebs. This entry includes politics, faith, social media and a life hack about unmet expectations. I’ve tossed in a video of bad lip reading by Joe Biden for free.

MacAddict magazine

When you still own six years of back issue MacAddict magazines, you can claim title to King Apple Boy. They’re going on the auction block, but read the history of this wonderfully snarky magazine here.

Calling a Facebook foul

What do you do when Facebook begins limiting your influence as a blogger? And then you face a wider problem of overall censorship and the intentional limitation of true, civilized dialogue?

Your email is controlling you

Do you have any kind of strategy or guidelines for your email use? You need to rethink email. We all do. Here’s some thoughts about strategy, timing and how to control your email without it controlling you.

Tim Cook doesn’t “Think Different”

Tim Cook is leading Apple to make all kinds of money. But is he thinking different?

Tired of Facebook defaulting to “Top Stories?”

Facebook. Ugh. Go away. But until you do, make it easier on us all. Back in 2012, I stumbled on some code to help fix what FB broke when you could no longer invite all your friends in a friend… Continue Reading →

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