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Generations from now, they won't call it the Internet anymore. They'll just say, "I logged on to the Jim Groom this morning.
Everything Jim Groom touches is gold. He's like King Midas, but with the Internet.
My understanding is that an essential requirement of the internet is to do whatever Jim Groom asks of you while you're online.
-James D. Calder
@jimgroom is the Billy Martin of edtech.
My 3yr old son is VERY intrigued by @jimgroom's avatar. "Is he a superhero?" "Well, yes, son, to many he is."
Jim Groom is a fiery man.
-Antonella Dalla Torre
“Reverend” Jim “The Bava” Groom, alias “Snake Pliskin” is a charlatan and a fraud, a self-confessed “used car salesman” clawing his way into the glamour of the education technology keynote circuit via the efforts of his oppressed minions at the University of Mary Washington’s DTLT and beyond. The monster behind educational time-sink ds106 and still recovering from his bid for hipster stardom with “Edupunk”, Jim spends his days using his dwindling credibility to sell cheap webhosting to gullible undergraduates and getting banned from YouTube for gross piracy.
I am Jim Groom
Find out more about me here.
- Reclaim Hosting and the Space of Possibility
- Catching Up with the Joy of ds106
- Reclaim Arcade: Cap Kit for a K4900
- Peertube’s Live Streaming Option
- Phoenix Freeplay and Scramble High Score Save Kit
- The Sisyphean Labor of Link Love
- Installing Owncast on Reclaim Cloud
- Some Welcome Love for the LAMP Stack
- Robot Tour of Reclaim Arcade
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The Reclaim Roadshow logo! Using this as an example for the Workshop session.
Coast looks clear, so jumping on #ds106radio and streaming another late 90s classic, The Flaming Lips’ The Soft Bulletin https://t.co/vXRNHb42Qc #music2workby pic.twitter.com/OIC8RQgZPS — Jim Groom (@jimgroom) May 14,… Continue reading
Coming up on an hour of Kruder and Dorfmeister’s K&D Sessions on the #ds106radio. That means we have an hour an 10 minutes left, so plenty of time… Continue reading
Ok, I am about to try cross-casting a #vinylcast of Galaxie 500’s Fire on #ds106radio to #ds106tv with a special #vinylcam I made this morning. You should check… Continue reading
Day 29 of #lockdown and this album popped into mind based on an 2009 Twitter storm by Brian Lamb talking about using this vinyl to wash away the… Continue reading
Antonella and I chatted on the radio again this morning, and we are starting to find our groove. Antonella reports on local lockdown infractions and often times the… Continue reading
Antonella and I did another update on the radio, which was very fun, and then we played Kraftwerk’s Computer World from 1981. We had a lot of back… Continue reading