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I'm Aaron, a Media Arts / Technology teacher for a K-8 Creative & Performing Arts Academy.

Before I did this, I was a Visual Arts teacher.

I'm very much into , , , , , the movement, and the idea that artists should be fairly compensated for the work they do (vs reposting said work without even attribution).

My politics lean left, but I don't talk about that much here.

I'm a widower.

I talk about games on @Crash.

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Things I Try To Not Do (A non-comprehensive list) 

I have returned from auditions! Outlet I tried to use to keep my PineBook charged was dead, but it still lasted the entire 8-5 shift.

PineBook Pro 

I've been almost exclusively using my @PINE64 PineBook Pro for school for the past two weeks.

(I had to edit/display video on Wednesday so for that I used a more powerful computer that had the right connectors for our projector, but that's the exception.)

I will NOT say that it's as quick and snappy as the $800 Notebook computer I have been using for the last three years, but it's lighter than my (much smaller) ChromeBook and CAN do almost everything I need it to do.

School Work on a Saturday 

asking for help, $ 

I don't know who needs to hear this but have you remembered to save your work and/or back up your files recently?

@PINE64 Is there a specific key I should be pressing to wake my PineBook Pro up when I close it and it suspends?

Currently I see a green light saying it's on but can't do anything with it. I have to force a shutdown and turn it back on and then it's fine ... until the next time I close it.

PineBook Pro 

PineBook Pro 

PineBook Pro 

T-shirt slogan:

"My other computer is the same computer running a different virtual machine"


PineBook Pro 

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Aaron Smith is TheArtGuy

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