Category Archives: Omar Ghosn

Am I Too Old or is This Actually Better

In 2001 I was at a conference. One of the presenters showed both Apple and Microsoft operating systems on his screen. He said, and I am paraphrasing from memory, “Apple stole their OS from Xerox. Microsoft stole their OS from … Continue reading

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Please Don’t Call Me!

Dont call me for a quote or demo…just gimme instant downloadable trials! I don’t post much here on ITBabble and Patrick rightfully makes fun of my anemic post count. So, what better way than to jump in again with a … Continue reading

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Podcast Episode 27 – March 28, 2012

Man, it is a great podast even though we are down Tony this week (he’s out watching the Hunger Games). Omar and I though are super excited because it is the Final Four weekend, we’re on Spring Break and . … Continue reading

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Edutainment … Gamification … Recycling?

So we chatted about educational games in our latest podcast, more specifically DimensionU. I’m working on a longer post about educational games but in the meantime, I found an awesome video that exemplifies gamification. Click on the break and watch … Continue reading

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Dad Shoots Daughters Laptop Over Facebook Comments

The headline,”Dad Shoots Daughter’s Laptop…” seems sensational but it is very true. It is referring to a viral video on YouTube where a gun totting, good old boy with an IT background finds a post by his daughter on Facebook … Continue reading

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Podcast Episode 20 – February 8, 2012

What can I say, we’re a little tired this night, but that doesn’t stop Omar and I from turning out another quality podcast. Remember leaving comments will help us make our podcasts in the future even better. 1) Tony’s post … Continue reading

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Distracting Gadgets in the Classroom

Facebook fans following friends forfeit focus Top that one people! This article ends in a poll…read through or skip to the end to partake… In a recent article in the Economist  about “Radio Silence” talks of the controversy brought about … Continue reading

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