January 2016

All the rest

PayPal no pal of mine

PayPal has locked up money in my PayPal account for over a month, and they are not giving it back. All because I made the mistake of using the word “Syrian” in a PayPal transaction. On December 15th my daughter came home and said that her class was raising money to support a Syrian refugee […]

EdTech, Privacy

Amazon Web Services coming to Canada

In a blog post on the AWS site, Amazon Web Services Chief Evangelist¬† Jeff Barr announced that Amazon Web Services will be bringing their cloud computing service to Canada sometime this year. This is potentially big news for edtech in Canada where our privacy laws have hindered the use of cloud based services where personal […]