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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...

Moodle plugin for Pushover

Yay! My Moodle plugin for Pushover got accepted into the Plugins Directory and has been listed on the App page over at pushover.net! Not sure how many people will use the plugin, but it’s...

Messy Moodles

I was looking over twitter today and noticed a link to an article about adding Google webfonts to TinyMCE in Moodle. Now, this may sound cool, because it lets you use any of 600+...

Moodle Spam

So it turns out Moodle is a pretty popular platform for spam. On open sites that allow anyone to register, you can create a profile, fill it with links to other sites (this is...

Semantic HTML Headings

I have recently been working on an editor for Moodle and we plan on implementing a system that limits which heading level can be used depending on where the user is adding content. I...