Category Archives: EReaders

Books On Paper

I know I have talked about e-readers in the past and I could tell you a million reasons to have one. But today I am going old school and I am going to tell you why it is also nice to have a paper book. On Tuesday I had the great pleasure of meeting and hearing a author in person. I have been reading her books for years and always waiting for the next book in the series to be released. After the talk there was a book signing. Now if I had my handy dandy e-reader where would she … Continue reading

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Technology And Education

Most people that know me and read this blog or follow my podcasts or vidcasts you also know that I work in education as a technology director. With this job I have the pleasure of working with today’s youth as well as some veteran teachers who started in education long before computers. It is my job to bring the power of technology together with the power of education. Sometimes this is very hard. The kids are fine what ever we toss at them they will use. The teachers at most times seem to want to learn how to use the … Continue reading

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Is Paper Print Dying Off?

This is a question we get everyday on the job. With all of the digital content floating around and with all of the access to cloud based storage drives, there is a decrease in paper being used. If you want to lower the paper use in your business you need to follow a few simple steps. Provide all of your office workers with a sharing solution. This will allow them to share, read and edit documents without printing them. Remove any desktop printers that you have. If you ask your office workers to walk to the printer, you will see … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Over Sold

Let’s face it, technology costs money and a lot of it! When you are shopping for a new computer, new tablet or maybe even a new cell phone, be aware. Let’s take a quick look at how this can happen. It is very settle but most times very direct. The main thing to remember is that you are there to buy only the item that you walked in the door for. Let’s dig a little. You walk into a big box store and ask to buy a Kindle Paper White. The sales men turns to you and asks, “Would you … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Happy Holiday’s

A late post is better then no post at all right? It is Christmas day and I spent the morning with my family opening gifts with the kids; my son and his girl friend coming last night and we exchanged gifts with them then. Of course you are not here to read about my Holiday but I thought I would share that with you to know that I am just a normal guy writing a normal blog. So did anyone else get any new cool devices or camera gear for Christmas? That’s my lead in to what I got. I … Continue reading

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EReaders Or Not

This has always been one of those cross roads for me. I have a ereader which is my second that I have owned and I am looking forward to my third. Unlike books them selfs the ereader always gets better and better all of the time. They are in fact just like any technology they get upgraded and then you feel that you want the newest one. Is the ereader really what you want in your hands? Let’s dig into some reasons you may want one and some of the reasons you may not want one. The ereader can hold … Continue reading

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