Category: TechStuff

How important is the Internet of Things (IoT)?

By Wilgengebroed on Flickr

Here’s an interesting info-graphic illustrating the value (importance) of the Internet of Things (IoT).

What is the IoT?

…the interconnection of uniquely identifiable embedded computing devices within the existing Internet infrastructure… – Wikipedia?

Basically the IoT is “smart stuff” (phones, gps, heart monitors, house alarms, televisions and baby monitors) all hooked-up to the Internet.

Click on the graphic for the full size or click here to read the article from Canadian Digital Media Network.


Add a date picker to a Google Spreadsheet


I have been looking for this for a long time. I finally just Googled it…

“Right-click the selection you want to have the date picker show up for (i.e. single cell, entire row, entire column) and then open data validation. Set criteria to A valid date and click Save. Now just double-click the cell!” Here it is!


1. Right-click selection area, select Data Validation, set to “Date”.


2. Double-click the cell and up pops the date picker!

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