Gamification & Education

School is a video game. You have stages or levels (the different forms) with each containing a boss fight or test. You have to master certain skills to continue to the next level, you have fellow gamers within a same clan, which are called classes. You can, in many countries, choose a personalised path towards…

Migrainously Migrating Drupal

I like Drupal. It’s easy to use, add content, manage users and installing modules. However, I hate migrating an installation from one XAMPP installation to another (or new) one, because I always get errors and problems. I have decided to present my solutions so it may help other non-professional Drupal administrators facing the same frustrations.…

Defibrillating a Sony e-reader (PRS-650)

It’s more than a year I actually posted something on my blog, and the same has been happening to my e-reader. However, whereas I found my blog still intact the PRS-650 showed less signs of life. This post is how to get your PRS-650 e-reader back to life. The normal way to charge your e-reader…

Calibre: Adding books to an SD-card

In my last post I explained how to add books to a collection on a (Sony) e-reader and discussed the existence of the Calibre e-book library software . In this post I will explain how to add books to an SD-card by use of Calibre. You either plug your e-reader to your computer or put…