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Oct 26, 2017
Two months ago I bought a 13.3-inch ASUS ZenBook laptop. For the most part, I am very pleased with the performance of the laptop, but there a few things I dislike.
We got off to a rocky start when I … [continue reading]
Sep 22, 2017
Back in January, I posted Duolingo Fluency Estimates – My Data, in which I shared my fluency estimates charted over time to help other users better understand what a fluency path might look like if they show a similar … [continue reading]
Sep 6, 2017
I wrote this post last April Fools Day, but never published. I wanted to share this idea far away from April 1st.
I recall back in the pre-Internet Days, April Fools Day was more fun. Some teacher or co-worker would … [continue reading]
Mar 3, 2017
In 2010, I posted The Selfish Case For Donating Blood. In that post I mention the health benefits one gets from reducing the iron level in your blood. So beginning in December 2010 – a full year after returning … [continue reading]
Feb 2, 2017
Two people have asked me to update my podcast list. The last edition came out in 2014, so it is long overdue.
Before I get to the list, I want to share the best tip I ever received on … [continue reading]
Jan 6, 2017
If you use Duolingo you will on occasion get a Fluency Estimate. I’ve talked with people and read forums online and there is a lot of mystery on how it is calculated. I know of people that got 50% or … [continue reading]