Apps – They’re Child’s Play

Puck Meerburg is 12. He has 7 Apps (mostly free) which include TafelTrainer which helps children learn their times tables and a guide to The Netherland’s oldest museum. Meerburg taught himself Javascript, PHP and jQuery when he was seven of eight and hopes to be a games designer. Puck says that “In 10 years, computersContinue reading “Apps – They’re Child’s Play”

Jargon Watch – L33t

L33t (Leet)  n. ‘Elite’ – to be skilled at or well-versed in the internet. I fondly first remember hearing this term while watching the 1995 classic ‘Hackers’ starring Jonny Lee Miller and Angelina Jolie. Elite is a term which back then was reserved for the super cool geeks who hacked corporate firewalls but now itContinue reading “Jargon Watch – L33t”