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"Lost In The Cloud"

“Lost In the Cloud”

Zittrain, Jonathan. "Lost in the cloud." New York Times 20 July 2009: A19(L). Global Issues In Context. Web. 7 Mar. 2015.

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Added by VincentV-BMHS-2 on April 2, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

"Why Google Sees Cellphones As 'The Ultimate Ad Vehicle'"

Why Google Sees Cellphones As ‘The Ultimate Ad Vehicle’

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MLA: Klaassen, Abbey. "Why Google Sees Cellphones As ‘The Ultimate Ad Vehicle’." Advertising Age 79.33 (2008): C5. Biography Reference Bank (H.W. Wilson). Web. 15 Mar. 2015.…

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Added by VincentV-BMHS-2 on April 2, 2015 at 8:27am — No Comments

"Google Launches 'Drive' Cloud Storage Service"

“Google Launches ‘Drive’ Cloud Storage Service”

By: Mike Swift

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Added by VincentV-BMHS-2 on April 2, 2015 at 8:23am — No Comments

NMC Horizon Report

Today, technology and the internet are major parts of our everyday lives. From utilizing our smart phones to checking social media, or a laptop to do research. We have also included technology into our education, and it has led us to do much much more with our time and resources. In the NMC Horizon Report, it talks about important topics such as hybrid learning, intuitive technology, "BYOD", games and gamification, and wearable technology. As well how schools are starting to incorporate some…

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Added by EmilyC_AAHS on April 2, 2015 at 7:01am — No Comments

Wearable Technology- Apple Watch

Apple Watch: We Are Now Literally Handcuffed To Our Computers

By Nicholas Carr

http://time.com/3313069/apple-watch-iwatch-clocks-tech/

 

Carr, Nicholas. "Apple Watch: We Are Now Literally Handcuffed To Our Computers." Time.Com (2015): N.PAG. Middle Search Plus. Web. 11 Mar. 2015.

 

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Wearable Technology-Apple Watch

Apple Watch: We Are Now Literally Handcuffed To Our Computers

By Nicholas Carr

http://time.com/3313069/apple-watch-iwatch-clocks-tech/

 

Carr, Nicholas. "Apple Watch: We Are Now Literally Handcuffed To Our Computers." Time.Com (2015): N.PAG. Middle Search Plus. Web. 11 Mar. 2015.

 

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Added by ShayneS-MHJH-3 on March 31, 2015 at 1:35am — No Comments

Wearable Technology-Google Glass Addiction

Man Treated for Google Glass Addiction

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Added by ShayneS-MHJH-3 on March 31, 2015 at 1:33am — No Comments

Impact on the Environment, Learning Analyitcs

I agree with this article, people should get the best of the best.  But if people can't get what they want, then maybe they can get something in between the best and what they currently have.  This article relates to our article because it is also about analytics.  This has to do with the Horizon report and our class because we need to use technology properly, and we need to learn to use it better especially when it becomes more advanced.

Added by ThomasB-BMHS-2 on March 30, 2015 at 11:50pm — No Comments

Impact on the Environment, Learning Analyitcs

I agree with this article more than the other two for sure.  This is actually about the nature of things and I was hoping to find one on nature.  This is about analytics and the affect it has on the environment.  It has to do with the computer class because it helps us understand the role technology has not only in the cities, but in the wild as well.  

Added by ThomasB-BMHS-2 on March 30, 2015 at 11:49pm — No Comments

Impact on the Environment, Learning Analyitcs

            I agree with this article, because I believe companies need to be more computerized.  Since the Internet is where all the action is in the new century, then the only way to stay on top is to be more digital and keep ahead of your opponents.  This article relates to our project because it is about analytics, also it relates to my topic because it has to do with the work environment.  The Horizon Report and my topic have to do with teaching us how to properly research for…

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Added by ThomasB-BMHS-2 on March 30, 2015 at 11:48pm — No Comments

Smart Grid-Internet of Things

The article that I just took notes on is a good one since it is about how companies can gain better insight and have a better focus on their goals.  I agree with this article because it can change the outlook of businesses and corporations.  The smart grid article relates to the Global Project since it is related to new technology.  Smart grids are definitely new technology of the 21st century.  The Horizon Report mentions Smart Grid technology a few times…

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Added by BrookeB-BMHS-2 on March 30, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Internet of Things-Internet of Things

This article seems very interesting to me.  I agree with this article because the small radio microchips have impacted the society in a good way and it lets companies track their products whenever they are sold. This

also helps to make sure none of any company’s products are stolen.  This article is related to our project and the assigned topic because it deals with smart sensors and the internet of things.  The smart sensors in this article are the radio microchip.  The Horizon Report…

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Added by BrookeB-BMHS-2 on March 30, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Flext Point Sensor Systems-Internet of Things

            I agree with this article.  The smart shoe sensors seem pretty smart and accurate since they keep out mud, rain, etc.  I would like to see one of these smart shoe sensors in action.  I think it would be pretty school to use one of the sensors.  The thing about these sensors is that I’m sure they cost a ton of money.   This article relates to our project and my topic since The Internet of Things (topic in the Horizon Report) mentions smart sensors, smart grids, etc.  The Global…

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Added by BrookeB-BMHS-2 on March 30, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Impact on the environment Internet of things

 I agree with this article because it shows that every data is on the cloud and that connects all over the world with all applications over the internet. The world is changing because we keep discovering new things.  This new program is directed to making the curriculum fun for the next generation of school.  This is related to my project because it shows how the world is changing and making things better and faster. This has to do with the computer class because it shows how this has a…

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Added by AlexandraB-BMHS-1 on March 28, 2015 at 9:43am — No Comments

Impact on the environment Internet of things

I agree  with this article because I think that in the future this will help everyone around the world.  It could approve the speed it would take to restore the power.  I think that is good that he is slowly starting to upgrade the grid because most people won't know the little changes but they would notice a big change.  This will become more user friendly over time.  It relates to my project and topic because it has to do with how the world and the environment is affected.  It is about the…

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Added by AlexandraB-BMHS-1 on March 28, 2015 at 9:38am — No Comments

impact of the environment, The internet of things

I agree with this article because it has good points on how everything is growing bigger and faster from last year.  They have to keep up with everything that is happening around the world.  Also, almost everyone uses some kind of technology once in a while.  I agree with them saying smartphones still dominate the sector in terms of sales because everyone has a cell phone.  it relates to my topic because it has to do with how its affection our world which is our environment.  Also, it has…

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Added by AlexandraB-BMHS-1 on March 27, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Handshake

Hello, my name is Hannah and I am seventeen years old. I am student at Berea-Midpark high school in the United States. I am involved in many activities such as, Marching band, Volleyball and National Honor Society. I play the Mellophone, Trumpet and French horn. I just recently got a job at Dairy Queen, and ice cream and food place. In my spare time I like to watch movies on a website called Netflix and go shopping with my sister, Ashley and my best friend, Andrea. My favorite food is ice…

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Added by Hannah P-BMHS-1 on March 27, 2015 at 9:59pm — No Comments

Handshake

Hello, my name is Hannah and I am seventeen years old. I am student at Berea-Midpark high school in the United States. I am involved in many activities such as, Marching band, Volleyball and National Honors Society. I play the Mellophone, Trumpet and French horn. I play Mellophone during marching band, French horn during concert season and play the trumpet for fun. I just recently got a job at an ice cream and food place by the name of Dairy Queen. In my spare time I like to watch movies on…

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Added by Hannah P-BMHS-1 on March 27, 2015 at 9:55pm — No Comments

Horizon Report Findings

The horizon report has many interesting things i haven't thought about yet. First, the increased use of hybrid learning designs are rising rapidly. The increased familiarity of teachers and students with the internet has led to many new learning designs. These new designs allow for even more student to student interaction. However some people feel that blended learning is disruptive I think the pros outweigh the cons.

Another thing I found to be a main concept…

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Added by MackenzieM_VHS on March 27, 2015 at 3:32am — 1 Comment

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