Swamped in the usual start-of-the-school year work, but one thing that really made my day today was this GIMP news that I read this morning. I immediately downloaded the new native Mac version of GIMP and love it.
No more Photoshop in my Intro to Computing classes. GIMP ubber allies!
I just came across this image I created while working through the excellent Shelly Powers book Painting the Web. That's a screen shot from me trying out the new Nodebox application, made to look like a Web 2.0 thing.
I teach Computer Science at a progressive public high school, using mostly open source tools. I improvise a lot and spend most of my time working with students and writing code in Python, Java, Obj-C, LISP....