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Below are some photos from my computer classes at Exposition Park Regional Branch, LAPL, 2001-2002. These were taken in the library meeting room with a very early digital camera, which accounts for the poor quality. Continue reading
It was just last week I took my first Uber ride. The short 1-mile trip had me very impressed. Speed, convenience and affordability seemed to make this form of transportation the best thing since sliced bread. However, the events of Sunday have completely changed my mind. I see now why taxi drivers need to be trained and screened not to be crooks. Continue reading
CBS 60 Minutes video called “Chess Country” highlights the value of chess for youngsters. A chess teacher comes to rural -“backward” – Franklin County, Mississippi, teaches chess in the classroom and creates trophy winning chess tournament players (who also improve their grades in school dramatically). A good plug for creating chess clubs in our library branches.