jump to navigation

Free Web Creation Software Monday, 28 September 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , , ,
add a comment

Please head to this webpage for a list of links and information on Free Web Creation Software.

http://webdesign.about.com/od/htmleditors/tp/freewineditors.htm

DVD and CD Burning Software Monday, 28 September 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2, tech support.
Tags: , , , , ,
add a comment

If you need free software to burn your CDs/DVDs with your products and soft copies of your work, you may use

Is your phone bugged? Friday, 28 August 2009

Posted by magicpockets in comp apps 11/12, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1.
Tags: ,
2 comments

Here are some good ways to determine whether someone has hacked into your cellphone:

Protected: Sample MYP projects Monday, 24 August 2009

Posted by magicpockets in myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , , ,
Enter your password to view comments.

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below:

MYP Technology Glossary Tuesday, 18 August 2009

Posted by D in myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , , ,
comments closed

Please download this extract from the official MYP Technology Guide. It contains a glossary that includes all the essential concepts each and every MYP Technology student needs to know in order to succeed.

Download the PDF document myptech_glossary.pdf.

JavaScript programming links Wednesday, 10 June 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , ,
add a comment

Reference links for JavaScript programming:

HTML and CSS programming links Wednesday, 10 June 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , , ,
add a comment

HTML/CSS useful links:

QBASIC programming links Wednesday, 10 June 2009

Posted by D in myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , ,
add a comment

A few useful links about QBASIC that you may find useful:

Pascal programming links Wednesday, 10 June 2009

Posted by D in myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , ,
add a comment

These are the best links about Pascal programming I could find. Hope they’ll be useful to you.

Tutorials and additional documentation:

Adobe CS4 help Friday, 15 May 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , ,
add a comment

Please check the following links for help with their respective applications:

http://www.adobe.com/support/documentation/

You just have to select the application you want to know more about, and start exploring.

Remember that you may also explore Adobe TV – they have video tutorials on all Adobe applications.

http://tv.adobe.com/
(e.g. http://tv.adobe.com/#pg+1584 for Photoshop CS4, http://tv.adobe.com/#pg+1586 for Illustrator CS4, etc.)

MYP Computer Studies G1 Revision Links Thursday, 14 May 2009

Posted by D in assessment, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , , ,
add a comment

Here you will find some links to help you with your revision (most are already known to you, but a few are newer):

Programming (BASIC):

Databases & Logic Gates:

(http://www.tutorialsforopenoffice.org/tutorial/)

(http://documentation.openoffice.org/)

Please note that some OpenOffice.org tutorials may refer to version 2 instead of the current version 3 of the software suite.

Word 2007 Tutorials Wednesday, 4 March 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2, pd.
Tags: ,
add a comment

Do you know how to automate the creation and updating of a table of contents, reference and citation tools, change tracking, and so on?

Read the following tutorial teaching everything you need to know (and then some more) about Microsoft Word 2007.

http://www.fgcu.edu/support/office2007/Word/index.asp

Windows Movie Maker Wednesday, 11 February 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2, pd.
Tags: , , ,
add a comment

Please visit the following web pages if you need tutorials on Windows Movie Maker:

or

Free Video Editor Wednesday, 11 February 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2, pd.
Tags: , , , , ,
add a comment

If you need video editing software alternatives to replace Windows Movie Maker, try

or

History of the Internet Video Wednesday, 28 January 2009

Posted by D in miscellaneous, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , ,
add a comment

Watch this video — it’s really useful. If you are a Computer Studies student, it is strongly recommended.

Standard Definition Video


High Definition Video


Original source: http://www.lonja.de/motion/mo_history_internet.html

MLA formatting of sources Tuesday, 27 January 2009

Posted by D in comp apps 11/12, media 10, miscellaneous, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
1 comment so far

If you’re new to the MLA format to refer to sources of information, try the free online services

They’ll help you ensure that your bibliography/works cited list is in the correct format. Just fill in the information you know about the source, they help you with the rest.

For more detailed information check these resources from

I have also found a very interesting blog about information literacy called BiblioTech Web.

How to present survey results Tuesday, 27 January 2009

Posted by D in myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , ,
1 comment so far

This is a question we often hear as we go through our Investigation stage of the MYP Design Cycle.

When you survey a group of people, remember to make a reasonable number of questions that are pertinent to your topic. Design your questions so the answers are specific and easy to quantify;  that’s why you always hear us recommending multiple choice, yes/no, and Likert scale types of items for surveys.

If you need to ask open questions, then do interviews better.

Going back to our post title, please head to this web page that shows the results of a survey in a really neat way:

http://www.vault.com/surveys/manners/index.jsp

Important Information Thursday, 22 January 2009

Posted by D in assessment, comp apps 11/12, myp comp apps 10, myp comp apps 9, myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , , ,
comments closed

Have a look at the following tags linking to posts referring to the following essential information for our classes:

The Command Line Interface Friday, 16 January 2009

Posted by D in myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
Tags: , , ,
add a comment

I wanted to post some resources regarding our practical activity on CLI.

There are many fun things we can do with the (Mac OS X / Unix / Linux) terminal (sometimes AKA “console”), but the most important commands you need to remember are:

ls
cd
mv
cp

more information on the Bash shell can be found at:

Two-part Beginner’s guide to Apple Terminal ( part one, part two )
This guide is also useful to those who want to learn about Bash, regardless of the platform.

Tutorials about the (Linux) command shell:

Cheat sheet with the most imporntant commands

How to get the (Unix/Linux) terminal under Windows
Be careful with this, not recommended if you are not sure of what you are doing.

Background information on shells