A Kid's View
- A Kid's View Back To School!
Back to school is a happy time for some and an unhappy time for others. Personally, I love it. For some reason, having new school supplies feels really good. Then, walking in on the first day and meeting your teachers is just so much fun. But for me, the most exciting thing this […]Read More
- A Kid's View Progress of Technology
If you read my column a couple of weeks ago, you’ll remember that I talked about the history of the personal computer, extending back into the 1970′s. But I’m only 10, so most of the things I talked about, I wasn’t around for. In fact, virtually the only computers I can remember are today’s powerful, […]Read More
- A Kid's View Hello! I'm Not Two Years Old!
Think back to when you were a kid, maybe ten years old or so. You went on a field trip, you went to someone’s house, it doesn’t matter where. But, when you met a new person, did he or she ever talk to you in a way that made you think, “This person obviously thinks […]Read More
- A Kid's View Looking Back at the History of the Personal Computer
When we look back to the first personal computer – the Apple I – we do not see today’s machines. What we see is the beginning of the first great age of computers. The Apple I sparked other companies to start producing personal computers. For instance, Microsoft licensed a copy of its Windows operating system […]Read More
- A Kid's View High Score! My Take on Video Games
Video games. Those are the two favorite words of most kids. Your kids seemingly can sit in front of a Wii, Xbox, Nintendo DS, and so on, for the whole day. Now think back to the days when your weekends were spent with your nose in a book, at a soda fountain with your friends, […]Read More
- A Kid's View iPad 3rd Generation
Hi there! I’m Josh Leffler – the son of the person who writes the $avvy $pender column and the person who co-owns 1360/97.9 WCHL and Chapelboro.com. I’m 10 years old and, at this time, am going into fifth grade. I love sushi, Apple Inc., and Chapel Hill. I’m a big technology fan, so I’ll […]Read More