Essay On Technology

Flashcard maker : Lily Taylor
which is NOT a technology that has been used to deliver assistance during times of crisis
QR Codes
Cognitive surplus means that we now find many people with
excess time and free tools for collaboration
collaborative consumption is when people get together to
increase the use of a single product by sharing access to it
social networking tools
played a part in the revolution in egypt
the crisis of a growing digital divide is being address by
the Next Einstein Initiative project
the move towards access versus ownership is a sign of collaborative consumption
projects like virtual choir show that technology has forced us into increased isolation
being ___ means being familiar enough with computers that you understand their capabilities and limitations
computer literate
unwanted or junk email is called
diseases account for about 1/5 of all deaths worldwide, and technology is used to increase the pace of vaccine production to decrease this death rate
a field of study focused on information handling and retrieval of information automatically
information technology
the process of searching huge amounts of data with the hope of finding a pattern is called
data mining
a wearable device that hangs around your nck and consists of a camera, a projector, and a mirror that can communicate with the internet over wireless Bluetooth technology
All of the following factors lead to better personal satisfaction EXCEPT
autonomy is defined as
working without continual direction and control
using the internet to get small donations from many people to start a business if called
the technology called QR codes stands for
quick response
the goal of ___ is to provide technological solutions to physical problems, such as providing sight to the blind
biomedical chip research
one potential application of ___ is to provide sight to the blind
biomedical chip implants
all of the following are examples of being computer literate EXCEPT
knowing only how to use your computer for e-mails
computing relates to emotion or deliberately tries to influence emotion
which of the following is an example of data mining
amazon providing you with a list of books you might enjoy
the emotional-social prosthesis (ESP) device, developed by a group at the Mit Media Lab, is targeted at helping people who have
the difference between people with access to computers and the internet and those without this access is known as the
digital divide
which of the following software can be best used to help crease digital art
adobe illustrator
faculty at universities often use course management software such as ___ to make information available to students
blackboard or moodle
the gathering together of groups of people using online tools to connect and exchange ideas
social networking
The crisis mapping tool ___ can collect information to make instantly and publicly available for use in emergencies
the witness protection uses the power of video and a grassroots movement to advocate for
human rights
the ___ is a strategic plan to focus on the young, talented, mathematical minds of Africa
NEI (Next Einstein Initiative)
analyzing computer systems to gather potential legal evidence is
computer forensics
an identification chip that is smaller than a period
a popular voice over internet protocol service
the ESP system targeted at helping with autism stands for
emotional-social prosthesis
joining together as a group to use a specific product more efficiently
collaborative consumption
people who are ___ make the internet a powerful research tool and know how to find the information they want effectively
computer literate
affective computing is
computing that relates to emotions
at the wake forest institute for regenerative medicine, researchers use a desktop printer to create human organs

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