Functional as an Illusion Lately I’ve in the back of my mind a project. I want to be able to access a computer from my bed. So what? You ask. Well, it’s not as simple as just getting a laptop and plugging it in. Seeing as how the only thing I can move in bedContinue reading “horizontal computing”
Strong Beginnings It’s always nice to know you’re not alone. It’s just a pity sometimes the common ground isn’t as nice. In the case of the hard resetting pda like I just blogged on it seems Cameron is also having reset issues.
Essentially Flat I have blogged previously that I have a PDA and written elsewhere how it is a very handy tool that helps me manage my life and work with a disability. Well lately I’ve been having problems after I came out one morning to find it had done a hard reset. I had dataContinue reading “pda keyboard woes”
1, 2, 3 Going back a few posts under the title upright drifters I wrote about a presentation involving my life-tools and other things I was preparing for an OT class. Well that’s been and gone but there was a request for the powerpoint file, so I thought I’d put it up with a linkContinue reading “occupational therapy”
Just lately I have been preparing a presentation for a lecture I have to give to a class of occupational therapy students next week. As part of the presentation I have had someone taking photos of all the modifications and contraptions in and around my home I use to get by in my everyday lifeContinue reading “upright drifters”
i’ve always viewed computers and technology as a tool. especially from the time i acquired my disability. before that point in time computers hadn’t crossed my path much and technology i didn’t much think of in any terms other than a tv and a (beta) vcr. but being from a mechanical background, tools i knew!Continue reading “the dots are coming together”