I found out that the girl who did next to nothing in my group last semester got the same grade I did, an A. There were 4 projects, a final project and a mid-term. Of course she got the same grades as I did on the projects but she almost failed the mid term so I don’t get how we got the same grade. I shouldn’t be angry because in another one of my classes I was helped by a teammate that...
#Disgusted and Dissuaded
I hate when I go downstairs with plans to whip up something for lunch or dinner and find a stack of dirty dishes. It’s inevitable when you live in a house with 3 other college guys. All I want to do is make some pasta and sauce but for the past couple of days I’ve been confronted by a disgusting heap of cheese crusted pots and plates. The pots are filled with water which I’m...
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I’m all over this.
The Unprecedented Audacity of the iBooks Author...
There had to be a catch, it was to good to be true. dwineman: Apple just released iBooks Author, a free Mac app for creating digital books for the new version of iBooks. I haven’t played with it much, but so far it looks like a very good tool. However, a curious thing happens when you go to export your work in iBooks format: This restriction — that iBooks can be sold only in the iBookstore —...
Jay-Z and Kanye West Guard the Throne And try to... →
This is not so much about Watch the Throne as it is about the shared experience of listening to a new album at the same time as everybody else. Source
#First Day of Class
Professor walks into the classroom, sets his briefcase down and organizes his notes and handout. He looks up as though noticing the crowd of 30 students for the first time and asks with mock apprehension, ” ECE 3323, Intro to Solid State Electronic Devices ?” “I hope it is.” says the guy sitting directly in front of the professor, a little too quickly, like he had...
Editorial: Steve Wozniak Isn't Afraid To Criticize... →
This is a great article and the “lesson”, for lack of a better word, can be applied to more than your preference of mobile OS.
How to Access Wikipedia During the Blackout →
It’s a pretty big statement for a web service as big as Wikipedia to go dark in protest of SOPA, but it’s not so nice when you actually need to find something on Wikipedia. Whether you oppose SOPA or not (and by the looks of the web today, many of you do), it can be difficult when your favori…
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It's Time to Start 3D Scanning the World - IEEE... →
This is an awesome article about the moving 3D imaging into the main stream.