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How Did We Survive Before Smartphones?

That was the question I was pondering last week as I finished an online chat with my young cousin in the USA.

Lying in front of me on the table was this small rectangular glass fronted device that we all take for granted (well the vast majority of us). 522 more words

“Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.”

Alexander Graham Bell


The Telephone Is a Meaningless Toy

During the early 1800s several attempts were made to connect the East Coast of America and the towns and cities that were establishing themselves at the western frontier as European immigrants spread out. 733 more words

Albert Jack

When Opportunity Knocks

“When one door closes,
another door opens;
but we so often look
so long and so regretfully
upon the closed-door,
that we do not see… 89 more words


Take a Walk in the Woods

Quotes and Notes #181, May 5

“Leave the beaten track behind occasionally and dive into the woods. Every time you do, you will be certain to find something you have never seen before.”—Alexander Graham Bell—

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Quotes And Notes

Quotes of the day

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us.

– by Alexander Graham Bell


What is log?

No its not a poo! Or a log of wood. Log is the mathematical shortening for logarithm. A Logarithm the opposite to the ‘power of’. Algebraically they are similar like this: 108 more words