“Smarter Than You Think” Essay

“The history of factual memory has been fairly predictable up until now. With each innovation, we’ve outsourced more information, then worked to make searching more efficient. Yet somehow, the Internet age feels different. Quickly pulling up “Tori Amos” on Google seems different from looking up a bit of trivia in an encyclopedia. It’s less like […]

DS 106 Assignment #2

My Dream Room I chose to do the creation of my dream room for a my DS assignment. I have not really created my room until college. Growing up my parents designed my room. My house through high school and now was put together by my parents and one of my parents’ friend that knew […]

Blogs Beyond Classmates

Blogs, I chose, for personal learning: First is a blog about softball. Life in the Fastpitch Lane is a blog about different aspects of softball. Ken Krause is the author of these blogs and is a girls fastpitch softball coach with certifications in ASA and ASEP. He explains different stuff including the measurement of bat speed to […]

Wikipedia Post

I did not understand how to use at first. The tutorial kinda of helped, but it took a lot of playing around with the editing to figure out how to use it. When I finally figured out how, it took me a while to decide on what to edit. After looking around, I decided to […]

Connecting to Classmates

“What we consider to be technology is constantly changing” (Anjali Pullarkat). “There are so many varying levels of internet/technology usage that it’s impossible to pin down specifically ONE website or ONE piece of technology as a prototype for the current internet. People use computers, watches, smartphones, gaming consoles, and in some situations even refrigerators to […]

My Vacation

My Vacation would be going to Bora Bora. It is a peaceful vacation with lots of activities that would be fun. At Bora Bora, you can go hiking, aquabike, aquawalk, parasailing, etc. I have always wanted to travel to the world, and Bora Bora was one of the spots that I want to go the most. […]

Knowledge Artifact

PowerPoint over the learning different cultures. I chose this topic  because it is something I have always been interested in learning. Cultures are very unique in many ways. The different styles of art, different food, or the way cultures live. Learning one culture then going to learn another, you see and understand differences and some similarities […]

Nugget Assignment #3

“So now, when someone asks me “What’s Working Out Loud”?, here’s what I say:” “Working Out Loud starts with making your work visible in such a way that it might help others. When you do that – when you work in a more open, connected way – you can build a purposeful network that makes you […]

Nugget Assignment #2

“Writers like Nick Carr are convinced that it is. He thinks that fewer people engage in contemplative activities because the web distracts them so much. “With the exception of alphabets and number systems,” he writes, “the net may well be the single most powerful mind-altering technology that has ever come into general use.” But technology […]

Timeline Post

On the timeline is Mozilla FireFox released in 2004, Cello browser was available for Windows in 1993, and the Domain Name System was established in 1983. The Domain Name System is translated domain and host names to IP addresses. The Domain Name System is on database servers. When trying to get a domain name, the Domain […]