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Data + code ? information

In this presentation we'll distinguish between data and information. We'll see that data must be encoded if it's to convey... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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Data quantity – how much data?

presentation concerns the quantity of data in a message or file. We'll see that data quantity is measured in bits and bytes.... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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Editing speech with Audacity

This presentation introduces the user interface of the Audacity audio editor, illustrated with several important editing... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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Encoding images

Like all types of data, images are encoded. We will look at a sample image and a coding scheme. We will discuss some of the... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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Evolution of a wiki page

We'll look at the evolution of a Wikipedia page from a single sentence into a 1,600 word document with six sub-headings and... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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Exponential growth

This Presentation takes a look at the idea of exponential growth as opposed to liner growth. Exponential growth means... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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Exporting .mp3 files

We will see how to export .mp3 files, but before doing so, you must complete Audacity installation. Installing Audacity is a... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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How much information in an image?

Our class covers IT literacy. The "I" stands for information, but what do we mean by information? Information theorists... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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HTML links

We will learn how to create HTML links using the tag and its href attribute. We will differentiate between creating links... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2014
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HTTP, the hypertext transfer protocol

This presentation explains what a protocol is. We will use HTTP, the Web protocol, as an example. There are protocols for... see more
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Author: Larry Press
Date Added: Jul 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2011
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