Compressing/Extracting Files & Folders

Microsoft Windows and macOS have native compression utilities that allow you to create and extract zip files by completing the following steps: Windows 7 & Earlier Compressing Right-click on the file or folder Hover over the Send To > menu item Select Compressed (zipped) Folder Extracting Right-click on the .zip file Select Extract All… References […]

Google Outage Brings the Internet to a Crawl

From MVied Designs… As you may or may not have noticed, the Internet ran into a few complications today. Apparently the problem has been linked to an AT&T routing problem somewhere in the Midwest. Some people didn’t experience any problems, while others were unable to access many large websites, most notably, Google. Several other large […]

Weird Twitter Gadgets!

I just ran across a post on Digg in the technology group about gadgets and devices people have built that interface in some way with Twitter. Quoting from the article: Its (Twitter’s) charm is that its usefulness is entirely open to interpretation – while many just don’t get it (including Google’s CEO), some use it […]


Welcome to… Please excuse our dust while we shake things up a bit. Sadie and I have decided to finally do more with this resource. We will be blogging about our adventures in the classroom, technology in general and our house building process. We hope this to be an informative yet entertaining resource for […]