Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Midterm and Final Exam

 Post a response using complete sentences, use proper grammar, spelling and punctuation.

Part 1
Go to Engrade. Sign in.  Click on your class.  1. Click on the quizzes tab.  2. Click on the quiz.

Part 2 Watch the Video IBM_Watson_Why_Jeopardy On the B118 Server
Read:IBM's Watson Computer To Play Jeopardy!

Can a computer beat a human in the most challenging trivia game on TV? Today, at IBM's headquarters in New York, we learned that the answer is yes.

What is Watson? Why is it so much harder for a computer to compete on jeopardy than to play chess?  Do you think this is good thing?  Will computers like this help or hurt people?  What problems can computers solve? Are computers going to take away more jobs?  Will computers eventually take over the world?  What do you think?  Write 3 paragraphs on your blog that support your opinion.

Part 3
Take the photographs and videos from Photo Booth.
Import all your photos into iPhoto. Select then drag and drop into iPhoto.
Sign into & Set up  Picasa Web Albums.

Select the photos you want to export.

Upload them to Picasa Web Albums.  Share as a slide-show and embed on your blog.

Make a slide show in iPhoto.  Export this as a Quicktime movie. Upload to Google Docs.

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