CS 1020 01 Spring 2012 - Microcomputer Systems

Final Exam is 3-4:50 p.m. on Thursday, May 3rd.

PERL and random quotes Practical Extraction and Report Language - CGI and PERL...

Writing task and assignment to prepare for and bring to in-class Ghostbusters activity/discussion.

Test on Tuesday the 24th due to server problems

Post Spring Break: Weeks 10 and 11 (March 20th to March 29th classes).

Hamming Codewords assignment is due before Spring Break. Answer questions 4, 5, 6 and 7. They are all circled.

Hamming codewords Flash application to demonstrate the process for any 8 bit ASCII code.

Hamming codewords handouts and concepts.

Flash Goakkeeping Game assignment.

  1. QUIZ ONE on Tuesday, February 7th. TIC, Binary, Decimal, Computer History, Fireworks.

  2. Spring 2009: Fireworks and popup menus, with links to fall 2008 student examples:

               Both Disjoint Rollover and Popup menus assignment.

  3. Fireworks Spring 2012: Assignment to watch Fireworks Lynda.uni.edu training videos based on Jim Babbage book: Fireworks CS5 Essential Training.

    SEE ITEM #5 http://www.lynda.uni.edu/ link. This ASSIGNMENT is due on Tuesday January 31st at 12:30 a.m. TWO PAGES of notes means TWO SHEETS OF PAPER covered front and back, so really 4 pages of notes on two sheets.

The OSI 7 layers network model. Please Do Not Throw Sausage Pizza Away.

One 01/13 - Moore's Law and TIC.

  • Computer history - Atanasoff Berry Computer and Iowa State College - ABC versus ENIAC - four generations - Konrad Zuse and King Kong.

  • BINARY basics. Also shows Octal (base 8) and hexadecimal (base 16) along with the base ten and base two.

    Explanation for how to convert from Decimal to Binary: Convert base ten to base two step by step approach.

    More about Binary and IP numbers and subnet masks for 810:023.

  • Moore's law and shrinking the transistors.

  • XML, ActionScript 3.0 and Flash: XML and Flash UI elements - UILoader, ComboBox, button and Classic Text (Dynamic type). XML = eXtensible Markup Language.

  • Please Do Not Throw Sausage Pizza Away: OSI 7 layers model for understanding networks and the internet. All People Seem To Need Data Processing