Technology

Data Breach of Facebook and Health Net

Half a billion Facebook users experienced a breach of privacy via the social network through hacker activity. Names, birth dates, phone numbers, email addresses, and locations became accessible when posted by the hackers and appeared to be a few years old. Though the disclosure of the information mentioned above may...

Creating Computer Science Courses With Grant Funding

The Description of the Grant to Apply Careful selection of a funder is crucial for the success of a project. Blanco et al. (2016) propose that there are two basic strategies for searching for the funder. The first strategy is to create a concisely communicated idea and search for an...

Improving Energy Efficiency and Carbon Neutrality in Smart Buildings

Buildings designers and contractors have played a significant role in developing the world to a better-advanced future. They all have a great vision for advanced building designs. Implementation of these technologies often is not achieved fully and, thus, fails to meet their expectations (Karlessi, Kampelis, Kolokotsa, Santamouris, Standardi, Isidori, &...

Granby Elementary School’s Computer Science Program

Needs Statement Granby Elementary school needs to establish a computer science program for PreK-4 students to increase the level of involvement in computer science and improve computer literacy. Prottsman (2014) claims that teachers see increased benefits in introducing computer science classes in elementary schools. Computers can be used for a...

The Trophy Project and Its Failure

The Trophy Project was not planned correctly because it was understaffed, completed one year behind schedule, and the total costs exceeded the initial budget by 40 percent. Another problem with this projects plan is that the project manager could not control functional managers. These factors caused the failure of the...

Whiteboard Animation Video

Animated video is an essential component of many modern organizations, making their activities more engaging and exciting. Since human beings comprehend information through visual and auditory processing faster, creating Whiteboard Animation simplifies the learning process. Whiteboard Animation is a video generated with animated drawings on a white background (Wijayatiningsih, 2019)....

Applying Agile Approach to IT Government Project Management

It seems principal that when using the agile approach, not only the plan is important, but also the ability to improvise, to go beyond the set goals. A flexible approach to project management requires a theoretical understanding that we live in a world of mobile subjects, to which the ideal...

The Use of Technology by Children: Main Consequences

The use of technology has been regarded as a boost of knowledge to everyone. However, children may not know how to limit themselves when given the liberty to use technology. The current debate about children and technology is that many argue that if the young generation is left to choose...

Managing Digital Distractions in Class and Beyond

There is not yet a piece of clarified evidence to the overutilization of digital devices. It is believed that people are always connected because they are phobic of missing things that might be occurring or happening online. They fear losing a connection with what those online are doing, and they...

How Internet Access Affects a Child’s Development

Technological advances, such as the Internet, have made this world more understandable and more accessible. People can reach out to each other within seconds or learn about the first years of the universe. However, these benefits can come at a high price when it comes to children (Açikgâz et al....