How To Organize An ADHD Child by Kayla Fay
... (Especially that pocket knife) Have your child put the items in the container the moment they walk in the door. This will eliminate those last minute, "I can't find my jersey" moments of panic. 10. Use electronics. As much as your school will allow, let your child use electronics. PDA's, electronic dictionaries, smart phones - they are all great. Truth be told, they were probably invented by people with ADHD. Life is never totally organized. And life with ADHD is even less so.
Abacus Mental Math in Asia and the West by Shilpa Rao
... 56748 + 632 and you scramble around looking for a calculator, but the very same problem can be solved without any aide of modern day electronic devices such as calculator. Such problems are solved in 5 seconds or even less, by a 6 year old studying abacus mental math for a bit over a year. Such is the power of abacus mental math education. Today, the same educational materials used in Asian nations are available in the United States, Canada, UK, Europe and South Africa.
Let's Take a Look Back in Time to See How the Computer has Evolved by John Gibb
... These computers were massive machines, filling a large room (in some cases, a whole building) and yet having less computing power than a simple calculator does today. Reprogramming them often required extensive amounts of physical rewiring, as the only way the computer knew what to do was by how it was connected together. Still, these computers were helpful in the war effort – most famously, the British code-breaking computers at Bletchley Park that broke the Germans’ code is widely thought ...
10 Things to Do With Your Blackberry-No Not the Recipe by Daviyd Peterson
... Clean it up, put it back in the box it came in and give it to your boss - tell them it's an electronic rolodex/calculator with some other functions that they'll never notice anyway. 4. Give it to your teenager and ask them to figure out a workaround for your email access, in case the RIM shot workaround looks shot. (oops another bad joke) 5. Paperweight - had to say that one…. 6. Backup anything associated with Blackberry data and hire a software consultant to migrate everything to another ...
PDA Pocket PCs by Kristy Annely
... A basic PDA features a date book, address book, task list, memo pad, clock, and calculator software. Today, PDAs are widely used as notepads, word processors, spreadsheets, and appointment schedulers and to synchronize data with a PC or home computer. They may also be integrated with cell phones to provide mobile communication and be used for accessing the Internet through technologies such as Wi-Fi, Wide-Area Networks (WANs), and Bluetooth. Most PDA devices are not equipped with a keyboard ...
Top Ten Tips (Part 1) by Elaine Currie
... People now have electronic calculators to do
their mathematical thinking for them but nothing has replaced the need to
understand basic grammar. Please don’t make the mistake of relying on
the “grammar check” on your word processor: I am not saying that this
tool is entirely without merit but, if you do not know the rules yourself,
you can create hilarious results by going along with the recommendations
of your word processing package. Another good thing about the rules of
grammar is ...
Portable Solar Energy Power Stations by Anna Hart
... Hikers, military personnel, and travelers can fill the pockets with cell phone, GPS, laptop, camera, and other electronic devices. Then slip the 3 ounce portable solar power panel into a special holder on the back of the jacket, and you can generate energy for your electronics. Portable solar energy power stations make use of these ideas and more. They may be large enough to generate sufficient electrical power for a small village, or small enough to be carried by a child.
Christmas Cards, Online Or Offline by Wycliffe Williams
... Have your own calculator handy to total the amount. Make sure the totals correspond. Don’t forget tax and shipping charges. Then submit your information. It is best to purchase cards online from trusted merchants. That way you know the quality of the card you are getting. Flimsy cheap cards do not portray the type of christmas card greeting you want to send. Shop for cards early online. You may catch a sale or a special. Almost 3 billion christmas cards were made last year.