Category Archives: Course Details

The Future of Extra Credit

According to the Extra Credit Details Google document that was shared with the class last Friday (3/23), the deadline for proposals is this coming Monday (4/2). So far four students have submitted proposals. I’ve responded to all four and have … Continue reading

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Chopping the future

The video below was made by Robert Spence, a British researcher of computer-human interface design, in 1981. It depicts several predictions of how digital technology would assist professionals manage information in the workplace of the future (circa 2004). In watching … Continue reading

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CIS0835 – No Class on 3/26

Due to unavoidable circumstances, class has been cancelled for Monday 3/26. See you all on Wednesday 3/28. Image Source: no classes by congjv via CC licensing

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WTF with the DFPQ1?

Dear ds106 community, By now, I imagine, you will have noticed an avalanche of blog posts coming across the transom of your rss feed for ds106 with the cryptic title DFPQ1. As much as I wish it were, this is … Continue reading

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The Future’s Open Wide

For a long time in my high school days Modern English’s “I Melt With You” was my favorite song. It’s hard to explain the attraction we have to certain things. Such is the case with this song and the video … Continue reading

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Presentation Session – Round 5

Today will be the final round of presentation sessions. The topic is Repression, Control & Propaganda. Below are the presenters: Hosuk Shin – Cyberspace: The New Face of War in the XXI Century Bryan Funk – Does The Cybersecurity Act Of 2012 … Continue reading

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Presentation Sessions – Round 4 (plus some important info)

And now we have two more rounds of presentations remaining. Today’s topic is Copy Right & Wrong. Below are the presenters and links to the articles they based their session on: Ken – Copyright Risks in Embedding YouTube Clips Jeremy … Continue reading

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Presentation Sessions – Round 3

Today we do Vice Online. Below are the eight presenters: Eri – Internet addiction: why you need to disconnect Delilah – Pornography- A Gateway to Human Sex Trafficking Stephanie – Feds Indict Former Online Gambling Billionaire Calvin Ayre Gina – Cyber Bullying Nick … Continue reading

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Presentations Sessions – Round 2

Gotta say, I’m delighted with the way the first round of Presentation Sessions went with the Everywhere Malware topic this past Wednesday. I was impressed with the level of preparation and quality of information the presenters shared with classmates. And … Continue reading

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March 5, 2012 – Pie Chart

As so many students were absent from Friday’s lesson, I decided to use today to review the midterm exam. In addition to this, I’ll direct everyone’s attention to the Feedback form  Google documents. On your document you will see an … Continue reading

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