Category Archives: Mind

A pocket-sized recording studio? With a USB Stratocaster and an iPhone, you’re ready to rock.

Is that a lovely image? It’s a Fender Squier Fat Strat with a whammy bar and a traditional 1/4″ amplifier jack. At the base of the guitar is a 1/8″ headphone jack and a mini-USB connector. Yes, it’s a $200 … Continue reading

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What’s ahead for higher ed? In the age of the internet, who needs a school?

Says The Washington Post: Universities are facing tough questions in an age when students anywhere can access an ever-growing catalogue of courses from top-flight professors online at no charge. Ya think? The public, Selingo noted, is less sanguine about what … Continue reading

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Admiring human arrogance and abhorring the affectation of humility.

I’m in the process of re-purposing SplendorQuest.com to make it more about the quest for Splendor, and that lizard seems like an excellent place to start. The photo was taken by my friend Cheryl Johnson, blogmother to thousands and champion … Continue reading

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