Imagine you are on your family vacation along a beach in California. That may sound amazing, but you just got a new iPad that is just calling your name. There are so many fun activities to do like go to the aquarium, swim at the beach, or go to a cool restaurant. Instead, you just sit in your hotel room playing on your iPad. You don’t talk to your family or even move at all. It’s as if you’re not even on vacation. This is exactly what happened to the Campbell family during spring break one year.
Growing up with Technology Born in the eighties, I entered a world of big hair and bad style. In the technological realm there were tape players, VCR’s, and fresh on the market: personal computers. Apple was domination the computer scene with their introduction of the Lisa computer. But not for long, soon computer technology would jump to unimaginable heights. As I grew up the technology around me would continue to grow and advance – quite rapidly I might add.
entertainment to be made more easily available. One of the key turning points was the introduction of Rediffusion Singapore into the broadcasting industry in 1949. In those days, radios were considered very expensive and a relatively underdeveloped technology. Thus with the introduction of a cable broadcasting service, broadcasts were now made available to households, even at areas where radio signals had weak reception. Moreover, SWMDA like many other associations had jumped on the bandwagon and decided
each separate use of a technique is a candidate for a new patent. For example, Apple was sued because the Hypercard program allegedly violates patent number 4,736,308, a patent that covers displaying portions of two or more strings together on the screen--effectively, scrolling with multiple subwindows. Scrolling and subwindows are well-known techniques, but combining them is now apparently illegal. The granting of a patent by the Patent Office carries a presumption in law that the patent is valid
America Needs File Sharing A Farce on File Sharing What you are about to read is a researched story about file sharing. Although some characters in this story are based on real life people, most are fabricated. My advice to the reader is to take your time reading my story and pay special attention to the characters so that you will not get lost. Enjoy the tale. The day was hot and humid and for Los Anglos the sun shone somewhat brightly through the thick cloud of pollutants up above. In four