Strange Phone Call

This has nothing to do with Linux or computers at all, but I just received a very strange phone call at my office and had to tell someone. Me: Instructional Technology Center, this is Stuart. Caller (in what I would describe as a very thick Asian accent): Is this Sturat Reedy? Me: Yes, this is … Read more

The Three Rs

I have never liked the idea that the three Rs are reading, ‘riting, and ‘rithmatic. The saying may be cute, but writing and arithmetic don’t even begin with the letter r! Sheesh! When referring to education, one should strive to use correct English, right!?! Anyway, for me the three Rs are: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. With world … Read more

My Take on File Sharing (revisited)

This is an opinion piece. It is intended to make people think, not as legal advice or counsel. Though this is based on my limited understand of US copyright law, I am not a lawyer: I don’t even play one on TV! By continuing to read past this point you agree not to hold Stuart … Read more