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My Mag Article: The Maker Movement is Transforming Education

  This is my 125th blogpost.  It’s been an incredible experience writing for a public audience in a blogging format.  Despite my affinity for many things “tech-related”, I must say there is nothing that compares to seeing your writing published … Continue reading

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Program your holiday sweater!

See my sweater in action in the above youtube clip. It took a LOT of persevering, but I was finally successful at adding some “sparkle” to my sweater.  This was accomplished by sewing down a programmable micro-controller (an Arduino Floraboard) and … Continue reading

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Christmas in July

  The summer is flying by.  In-between saving democracy in Canada and battling to eradicate prejudice, ignorance, and bigotry via  Twitter 😉 , I’ve actually made quite a lot of headway through the Sew Electric book & kit.   If … Continue reading

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