CIST 1001 - Chapter 1 - Using Technology to Change the World
Terms in this set (20)
A type of computing that relates to emotion or that deliberatelytries to influence emotion.
A combination of our normal sense of the objects around us with an overlay of information displayed.
The combination of leisure time and the tools needed to be creative.
Joining together as a group to use a specific product more efficiently.
The application of computer systems and techniques to gather potential legal evidence; a law enforcement specialty used to fight high-tech crime.
Being familiar enough with computers that a user knows how to use them and understands their capabilities and limitations.
A tool that collects information from e-mails, text messages, blog posts, and Twitter tweets and maps them, making the information instantly publicly available.
Asking for small donations from a large number of people, often using the Internet; a style of generating capital to start a business through social media.
The phenomenon of consumers checking in with the voice of the crowd before making purchases.
The process by which great amounts of data are analyzed and investigated. The objective is to spot significant patterns or trends within the data that would otherwise not be obvious.
The discrepancy between those who have access to the opportunities and knowledge that computers and the Internet offer and those who do not.
information technology (IT)
The set of techniques used in processing and retrieving information.
QR (quick response) codes
Technology that lets any piece of print in the real world host a live link to online information and video content.
A means by which people use the Internet to communicate and share information among their immediate friends and to meet and connect with others through common interests, experiences, and friends.
The set of computer programs or instructions that tells the computer what to do and that enables it to perform different tasks.
Unwanted or junk e-mail.
Tools and web-based services that emphasize online collaboration and sharing among users.
Whether it's political issues, environmental issues, or questions addressing the global __________, it's important that you become proficient with technology to be able to participate.
___________ can be the means by which you find your voice in the world and impact others in meaningful ways.
If you're ______________,
you understand the capabilities and limitations of computers and know how to use them wisely.