Apr 18 2013

Contact Information

Jim KirbyJim Kirby

Manager, Internet Technologies, Design & Content
CCRI Web Services, Information Technology Department
Instructor, Computer Studies Department

E-Mail: jkirby@ccri.edu

Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/JimKirby9

Office:
Knight Campus

Suite 2073, Room #2077

Office Hours
Days Times
Monday through Friday 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Please email for an appointment.

Oct 21 2014

Web Project H: Multimedia (F2014)

  • Go to the “Multimedia” section of zdnet.com: http://www.zdnet.com/search?q=multimedia&d=4
  • Choose any one of the articles or reviews there that you find interesting.
  • Write one or two paragraphs in the comments section below summarizing the article or review.
MultimediaBe sure to cite your source using APA style

Reference List: Electronic Sources (Web Publications)

Please note: There are no spaces used with brackets in APA. When possible, include the year, month, and date in references. If the month and date are not available, use the year of publication.

Article From an Online Periodical

Online articles follow the same guidelines for printed articles. Include all information the online host makes available, including an issue number in parentheses.

Format:

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Online Periodical, volume number(issue number if available). Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/

Example:

Bernstein, M. (2002). 10 tips on writing the living Web. A List Apart: For People Who Make Websites, 149. Retrieved from http://www.alistapart.com/articles/writeliving

Read more at Purdue Online Writing Lab: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/

Project must be posted by 3:45 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 30, 2014

Oct 21 2014

How to Use the Youtube Video Editor 2014

Published on YouTube on Apr 8, 2014

To use the YouTube Video Editor:
- Log into your YouTube account and then type in https://www.youtube.com/editor
- Get something that you download like iMovie or Windows Movie Maker or even editing in QuickTime
- Upload any clips that you intend to use before you start using it, make them unlisted so that they’re not published out to the public
- Drag and drop the clip/s that you want to edit or use
- Trim it by selecting the edge marks and move them in and out to create a new in point
- You can add effects, fix the brightness and contrast
- You can edit it using the play head, hit the scissors icon, you’ll see that there’s a play head like line, there’s a tiny little x arrow or x icon on it, click right in the middle of the clip that will turn it into two clips
- You can also add some music and you can mix it with your original audio and trim to the end of the video
- Hit publish and your video will go live and then you can adjust the settings, add annotations, description and etc

Added resource on how to use the YouTube Video Editor:
From: http://mashable.com/2012/10/19/youtub…

Oct 16 2014

Web Research Project G – System Software (F2014)

Computer UtilitiesDue by 3:59 pm on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Go to http://www.zdnet.com/topic-software/ , choose any one of the topics there and find an article that you find interesting –and which relates to something in chapter 5.  Write a short (1-3 paragraph) summary of that article in the comments field below. Be sure to point out which part of Chapter 5 it relates to.

Be sure to cite your source using APA style

Reference List: Electronic Sources (Web Publications)

Please note: There are no spaces used with brackets in APA. When possible, include the year, month, and date in references. If the month and date are not available, use the year of publication.

Article From an Online Periodical

Online articles follow the same guidelines for printed articles. Include all information the online host makes available, including an issue number in parentheses.

Format:

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Online Periodical, volume number(issue number if available). Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/

Example:

Bernstein, M. (2002). 10 tips on writing the living Web. A List Apart: For People Who Make Websites, 149. Retrieved from http://www.alistapart.com/articles/writeliving

Read more at Purdue Online Writing Lab: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/

 

 

Oct 09 2014

Web Project F: Digital Cameras (F2014)

  • Go to the “Digital Cameras” section of zdnet.com: http://www.zdnet.com/search?q=digital%20cameras&o=0
  • Choose any one of the articles or reviews there that you find interesting.
  • Write one or two paragraphs in the comments section below summarizing the article or review.
point-and-shoot vs. SLR camerasBe sure to cite your source using APA style

Reference List: Electronic Sources (Web Publications)

Please note: There are no spaces used with brackets in APA. When possible, include the year, month, and date in references. If the month and date are not available, use the year of publication.

Article From an Online Periodical

Online articles follow the same guidelines for printed articles. Include all information the online host makes available, including an issue number in parentheses.

Format:

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Online Periodical, volume number(issue number if available). Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/

Example:

Bernstein, M. (2002). 10 tips on writing the living Web. A List Apart: For People Who Make Websites, 149. Retrieved from http://www.alistapart.com/articles/writeliving

Read more at Purdue Online Writing Lab: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/

Your comment must be submitted by 3:45 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 16, 2014.

Oct 02 2014

Web Project E: Hardware (F2014)

Computer Hardware

  • Go to the “Hardware” section of zdnet.com: http://www.zdnet.com/topic-hardware/
  • Choose any one of the articles there that you find interesting, that also relates to an article in VT, chapter 4: Hardware.
  • Write one or two paragraphs in the comments section below about how the ZDNet.com article relates to an article in the Visualizing Technology textbook, chapter 4, Hardware.
  • Be sure to mention which VT article your ZDNet.com article compliments and what type of person would be interested in the content of your article.
Be sure to cite your source using APA style

Reference List: Electronic Sources (Web Publications)

Please note: There are no spaces used with brackets in APA. When possible, include the year, month, and date in references. If the month and date are not available, use the year of publication.

Article From an Online Periodical

Online articles follow the same guidelines for printed articles. Include all information the online host makes available, including an issue number in parentheses.

Format:

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Online Periodical, volume number(issue number if available). Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/

Example:

Bernstein, M. (2002). 10 tips on writing the living Web. A List Apart: For People Who Make Websites, 149. Retrieved from http://www.alistapart.com/articles/writeliving

Read more at Purdue Online Writing Lab: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/

Project must be posted by 3:45 p.m. Thursday, October 9, 2014

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