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The life and times of a struggling MC

Monday, October 20th, 2014 Posted in Hip Hop, Lifestyle, New Media, New York Cine Radio, NYU - ITP, Technology | No Comments »

It is a rare occurrence when I get an opportunity to stop and reflect on the path not taken. With that said, I want to thank Tom Seymour and De Loot for inviting me to be interviewed on the New ...

Tech Training – Summer 2014

Friday, June 13th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Job Scene, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The summer is the time when I brush up on old skills or take the plunge and develop new ones. The plan for this summer was to initially focus all of my time on Objective C and iOS app development. ...

New Media Technology Class of 2014 – Project Lab

Friday, June 13th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, ePortfolio, Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Last night was the end of the semester for the Spring 2014 LaGuardia New Media Technology capstone class. Over the course of the semester we covered a great deal of material and developed some interesting final portfolios. This semester we ...

New Media Tech: LaGuardia Graduation 2014

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 Posted in LaGuardia, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

Another year has gone by and another group of New Media graduates are ready to move on to the next stage of their journey. After 13 years of teaching this never gets old. My students are the absolute best part ...

The 2014 LaGuardia Publishing Reception

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 Posted in Future of Education, LaGuardia, New Media, Publications & Presentations, Technology | No Comments »

President Gail Mellow holds a publishing reception every year to acknowledge faculty at LaGuardia Community College for their academic and creative accomplishments. Once again I was happy to be counted among the scholars from the Humanities Department. The main article ...

Mid Year Technology project: 2009 MacBook Pro Upgrade

Monday, April 7th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The majority of the weekend was taken up with birthday activities for the wife so I had to wait until Sunday evening to finally upgrade my old 2009 17 inch MacBook Pro with a new 1TB solid state drive (SSD). ...

New Office Again??

Monday, March 10th, 2014 Posted in LaGuardia, New Media | No Comments »

Finally got access to my new office at LaGuardia. I am not going to unpack because I have been told that both the New Media program and I will be moving to the Business and Technology department in the Fall. ...

Facebook look back: Cool or not cool

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, Lifestyle, New Media, Technology | No Comments »

In recognition of their 10th anniversary, the team over at Facebook added this new feature that enables users to automatically generate a video montage of the most memorable posts, pictures and events that they have shared since joining the popular ...

New Year Technology project: 2007 MacBook Pro Upgrade

Saturday, January 18th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I am upgrading the standard hard drive in my 2007 17in MacBook Pro to a solid state drive (SSD). "Winona" has been showing her age in recently years and I wanted to spruce her up a little bit. And yes, ...

I shall call him…… Mini Me.

Sunday, January 12th, 2014 Posted in Digital Video, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

The new Mac Mini I bought last Christmas is finally hooked up and added to the network. I waited because I wanted to use it in a shared dual monitor configuration with my custom built Windows system. I will be leveraging ...