Computer Hardware: Building a Computer. Plans and resources for a project to build understanding of computer specifications by learning to build your own computer system: looks at what's inside the case, peripheral devices and operating systems. Aimed at KS3 but could adapt for KS2. (from TES).
The Basics Of Computer Programming 101 – Variables And DataTypes
Having introduced and talked a little about Object Oriented Programming before and where its namesake comes from, I thought it's time we go through the absolute basics of computer programming in a non-language specific way. This is the kind of stuff computer science majors learn in the first term, and I’m aiming this at people…
A new infographic dives deeply into Facebook and Twitter to expose how an individual’s accounts on the social networks can be hacked - and secured. The infographic designed by Dr Yaser Alosefer and published on Visual.ly looks at connections, passwords, email, and apps, how each of those elements can be hacked, and how each of those elements can be made more secure.
Cheat Sheet To Using Google Search More Effectively
Google has a lot of hidden tricks which allow you to use it a lot more effectively than you think. These tricks aren't obvious because Google doesn't want to confuse basic users with an overload of info on how to use their search engine. But if you're the type who wants to learn some cool…
If you're looking to learn a programming language that's cross-platform and easily accessible, Java is one of the most practical languages out there. This handy cheat sheet helps you keep track of the basics while you begin to learn.