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Activity Guide - The Purpose of Websites 

1. Go to the “Top Websites” level on Code Studio.
2. Select 3 different sites from the list - try to pick sites that aren’t similar to each other
3. For each website a. Discuss with your partner what purpose(s) the site serves the user? Why visit it? b. Discuss with your partner what purpose(s) the site serves the creator? Why was it made?


Google.com
Purpose: Google is a search engine website and the purpose of it is look up anything you want and it gives you links to many different websites where you can find your information.

Why was it created: Google was founded by Sergey Brin and Larry Page in order to organize information on the Internet and help users find the information they were looking for. Google began primarily as a search engine, which crawls through new and old web pages and sorts them based on relevancy to a user's search.

Amazon.com
Purpose: Amazon is a website where you are able to go online shopping. Amazon has all sorts of materials and things on there website so …

Submarine FAQ and question of the day

Which of the following can be represented in a binary state? Choose 2 answers. a. A Power Supply b. Voting on a House Bill c. A Byte of Data d. A Trend Answer: C and A
-C because a binary carries data through the computer so when it is at binary state the binary still carries the data.
- A because a binary is turned on and off all the time so it has a power supply


Submarine questions 

1. How many kilometers of cables are there?
Answer: 1.1 million kilometers of cable
2. Who uses these cables?
Answer: We do
3. Where do the cables sit?
Answer: On the bottom of the ocean floor

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What Did You "Think" They Did With Your Data

This article talked about the use of data and what they are used in. one example the article used was Apples Accu weather app when it asks for your location and the app remembers the data and will have your location.

For $1000, anyone can purchase online ads to track your location and app use

This article mainly talked about how if people are clicking on online adds and signing up for it and putting your information in it, you can get tracked by the person who created the add which means there could be dangerous activities involved. And even with your location off the advertiser is still able to gather enough data to figure out your exact location.


When You Should (and Shouldn’t) Share Your Location Using a SmartphoneThis article talked about the benefits of location sharing and how if you ever in a accident you could share your location with people to let them know where you are. but some location sharing apps aren't able to sha…

microchips in people

Pros Would be able to have all identification in one place which is the chip. Could prevent child abduction. People would be able to track their children if they got kidnapped No more baby’s would get mixed up in hospitals. About 28,000 babies get mixed up in hospitals every year Cons If the chips break under your skin you may have a reaction and have electrical hazards The chip would have to be replaced Could be hacked and your information could get leaked
I think that this technology could help us in the long run and could be a huge thing in the future. But my only concern is that, if you store all your information into this product and it gets hacked by someone that could be a huge issue. But if their was a way that this microchip was not able to get hacked it could really be helpful and change the future.