iPad in Desktop Mode

What and why? As a university educator, preparing for classes is part of the day-to-day job. This is usually composed of reviewing the class plan, the lecture topic details, corresponding slides (content, notes), and additional resources (mainly photos, web links, and PDF documents). As the iPad has become my main computing device, I have experimented … Continue reading iPad in Desktop Mode

Managing the Notifications Flood!

Notifications! I suppose there is no dispute over the value of having notifications on our devices for providing reminders of important tasks, events, or updates. In this day and age, and with the multitude of duties and commitments we have, it is becoming increasingly difficult to keep track of all that is important to us. … Continue reading Managing the Notifications Flood!

Is it smart to get a Watch!

Who would have imagined less than two decades ago that small wrist computers would be a reality? I remember the days when I was somewhat obsessed with electronic watches. This obsession was with functional watches (usually from Casio) and not luxury watches. Common functions, beside time and date, included a stopwatch, a timer, world times, … Continue reading Is it smart to get a Watch!