Disney+ was Introduced and Today the World Changed

Disney+ streaming was long expected and, as luck may have it, when it finally arrived on November 12, 2019, there were technical issues getting logged in and streaming video. But, hey, issues are to be expected in the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Since I could not help fix the issues…..I simply waited a few hours, then……. I downloaded the Disney+ app … Continue reading Disney+ was Introduced and Today the World Changed

Christmas Gifts for Your GEEK 2019

GEEKmas is just around the corner. Here are some REALLY COOL gift ideas for the GEEK in your life! Enjoy! Check out a lot more AmazonSmile HoliDeals here. Shop AmazonSmile and support ForCarol.org this Holiday Season. Drive Safe! Apple Watch Series 5 I’m not an Apple guy (see why on several TechyMike blog posts), BUT….this is one REALLY cool watch. OLED, GPS, always on, cool … Continue reading Christmas Gifts for Your GEEK 2019

Archaeological Dig in the Garage Unearths Ancient Apple MacIntosh Computers

OK, I save almost everything techy: Computers, printers, electronic test equipment (stay tuned for an upcoming “Archaeological Dig”), Videoconferencing stuff, CD’s, telephones, well……the list goes on and on and on and on……I got a lot of stuff in that garage. The problem is, I pack the stuff away very nicely, and after 20 years or so, I forget what I have, or what I no … Continue reading Archaeological Dig in the Garage Unearths Ancient Apple MacIntosh Computers

So you want to be an Engineer? Here is the most important subject you need to learn.

Back in the day, when videoconferencing (think video chat in 2019) was new and exciting, my colleague, Renee, and I were working at Lawrence Livermore National Lab advancing that technology and, as part of an LLNL community outreach program, visiting Elementary and Middle Schools in area to show this new technology and answer student’s questions about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

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