Subscribe: jeffmilner.com
http://jeffmilner.com/index.php/feed/
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
atlantic  bad review  bad  continue reading  continue  reading  review revue  review  revue  save america  stairway heaven  year 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: jeffmilner.com

jeffmilner.com



A collection of digital wonders and some other stuff



Last Build Date: Mon, 06 Nov 2017 20:48:58 +0000

 



Moonlight Silhouette Tutorial

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 20:48:58 +0000




2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 17:35:31 +0000

It’s been a horrific year for storms coming out of the Atlantic / Caribbean. Below is the summary of tropical storms so far this year as reported on CNN’s 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Fast Facts. Tropical Storm Arlene April 20, 2017 – Tropical Storm Arlene forms in the central Atlantic Ocean. According to the National …



The Evolution of Trust

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 16:17:27 +0000

Check out this fun little game that teaches game theory and how trust evolves depending on some key variables. Trust me, you’re going to like this: http://ncase.me/trust/ (via Gary)



History of the Entire World, I guess

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:05:05 +0000




The Bad Review Revue

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 17:35:35 +0000

The Mummy: “You only have to watch the trailer to know that Producer-Director Alex Kurtzman’s reboot of Brendan Fraser’s once-charming mummy movies is full of embalming fluid.” — David Sims, The Atlantic Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales: “The subtitle of the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie is ‘Dead Men Tell …



What is Technology Doing to Us?

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 21:47:12 +0000

I highly recommend The Waking Up podcast, and particularly episode #71, in which the host, Sam Harris, holds a conversation with Tristan Harris an ethicist for design. If you’ve ever gone to Facebook to look up something quickly and then wondered how you found yourself caught in a vortex of wasted time, this conversation will …



Stairway to Heaven Copyright Trial Appeal

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:52:57 +0000

The battle over “Stairway to Heaven” will rage on for at least one more chapter as the copyright infringement case heads to a federal appeals court. Rolling Stone Magazine has the details. At the crux of the “Stairway” lawsuit is the accusation that the IV classic copies a riff found on Spirit’s instrumental “Taurus,” which …



The Bad Review Revue

Sat, 11 Feb 2017 23:01:28 +0000

Rings: “First you watch Rings, then you die…of boredom. And it might feel like seven days before the end credits too.” — Don Kaye, Den of Geek 50 Shades Darker: “Very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, very, boring.” — Liz Braun, Toronto Sun A Dog’s …



U of L 50th Anniversary Interview

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 19:51:04 +0000

2017 is the University of Lethbridge’s 50th anniversary. In celebration, the Faculty of Education has produced a series of videos that tell the story of the program through personal memories. This collection reveals what makes the U of L’s teacher education program one of the finest in Canada — community, relationships, pedagogy, research, and heart. …



2016 Year in Review

Wed, 04 Jan 2017 20:43:14 +0000

A lot of people on social media couldn’t wait for 2016 to be over because, they believed, 2016 encompassed more than the usual number of unfortunate events for one year. I haven’t checked but I’m pretty sure 2016 wasn’t worse than any other year. Of course, last year there were a couple of pretty impactful …



One Second Everyday 2016

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 16:51:28 +0000

Each and every day over the last four years, I’ve been recording short videos, cropping them down to one second clips, and compiling them into yearly summaries.  Here is the one from 2016:



Iconography

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 04:31:21 +0000

Lately, I’ve been taking part in online courses from the Adobe Education Exchange. My latest class, Graphics and Illustration, asked us to represent a movie using just four simple icons. Here’s my attempt: This assignment was a lot of fun. At first I wondered what I could possibly make but then instead of worrying about …



The Fight to Save America from Backmasking

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:48:36 +0000

Just in time for Halloween, a fantastic article by Bryan Gardiner on the history and belief in backmasking, The Fight to Save America From Satan’s Subliminal Rock Messages. After circulating pamphlets with the “backward masked” declarations spelled out, that’s precisely what Assemblyman Phillip Wyman and panel witness William H. Yarroll II did. The relevant portion …



The Bad Review Revue

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:52:26 +0000

The Girl on the Train: “My advice: disembark.” — Mike McCahill, MovieMail Masterminds: “It’s just smart people acting like dumb people in a dumb movie.” — Matthew Lickona, San Diego Reader Blair Witch (2016): “Even if there were no witches in the world, these idiots would probably get taken out crossing a busy street.” — …



The Rebel in Me

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:13:04 +0000

Things are finally coming together in my teaching career. Last June I was hired to teach high school New Media at W.R. Myers in Taber, Alberta! This was my goal when I went back to school and I just have to say, now that I’ve started, it feels great when a plan comes together. The …