Tag Archives: geek

Baby Name Data Visualization

June 2, 2014

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The good people (I’m really just guessing here) at Zatonovo have a cool little tool where you can specify a name and it will show you how popular that name was from 1912 to 2012 on a state by state basis. I played with it for a while and there were a lot of interesting things […]

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Gamification and Programming

September 9, 2013

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Gamification Website Header

So, while Lauren has been heating up and cooling down multiple times a day, I’ve been working on trying something new with my programming class. For the last couple of years people have been experimenting with using common elements in games in classrooms. It’s called Gamification, and it’s not playing games in class. People have […]

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More From Stat Boy

April 17, 2013

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Numbers Baby

I’ve done a few other posts on the number of comments that people have made, but it’s been over a year since the last one. Lets see where things stand now. This is not a complete total; just the posts since the last summation (which happened on January 2, 2011)… Name Comments Position (Change) Peggy […]

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Our first event

December 12, 2012

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real people (one of my favorite shows)

Warning: Boring post ahead… So, Lauren didn’t want to post anything today. My first thought was to try to describe what the stomach flu was like, but I’m going to give that a pass for the time being. Instead, let me tell you about the latest geeky thing in my life. Over the last few months, […]

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Geekier than normal

April 15, 2011

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Geekier than normal

A few months ago some website let me know that the arduino was on sale along with a book: Getting Started with Arduino. I read the first few chapters of the book and looked very intently at the arduino, but that’s as far as I got for several months. Then, for some reason earlier this […]

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Painting this fence is fun!

October 3, 2009

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Painting this fence is fun!

So, I’m working on a new design for the Lincoln Lutheran website. I’m not very far along yet, but I have a wireframe that I’m pretty happy with. I’m not very good with actual design, but I think I’ve covered the things we need on the home page. Now I just have to get someone […]

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