Category: Life

WYSIWYG Editors

There’s been much debate on the Moodle Forums lately about what the perfect editor is. One that allows you to bold, emphasize, underline, align, or list your content, without adding colour controls seems to...

Bring Ben Home

On the 20th of September I learned about what had happened to a close friend of mine – he was in a motorcycle accident while in Greece, and was now in a coma. Doesn’t...

Mandalorian at heart

Had you have asked me this time last year what it meant to be a Mandalorian, I would have told you it was about being ruthless, cold hearted, single-minded, and blood thirsty. All the...

Blog Management

I’ve really gotten back in to my journal here at phalacee.com lately, taking notes of my thoughts, achievements, and projects. It’s been great getting things “down on paper” in a digital sense. I hope...

Louis C.K. on cell phones

I strongly agree with what Louis CK is saying here. Children using smartphones are missing out on alot of the stuff that helps them develop in to functioning adults. And the evidence is right there in the quote I pulled from it. We need our phones to prevent us from feeling alone. Eventually, that need replaces the need to interact with people, and we would rather use our phones to have a conversation than talk to someone face to face.

Australian Politics

What a joke. The political state of Australia in general, and Western Australia in particular, is embarrassing. WA has just lost it’s AAA credit rating, and the Premier’s response is to force the Federal...