Diving Deeper into C(++)

When using C++ one must always remember to declare variables. The declaration of variables is especially important. It’s like how you have to tell the host of a party in advance if you are bringing a plus one or not. In C++ you can declare multiple variables. Some declarations are global, meaning that they are…

Long Time No C(++)

Well, yes while I have been away for a lengthy interval of time, I have been keeping up on the understanding end of the equation. In the new year, my Advanced Computers class ventured into the world of C++. Building basic programs aren’t that hard. Once you remember the format, know the rules, and apply…

Topography & Topology

Oh how I’ve missed doing blog posts. There is just something about finally understanding a concept; you just want to share it with the world.   We already went over networking but let’s take it a step further into topologies and internetworking. Don’t worry as always I will break it down for you. Network Topology…

Stay Connected!

Another day, another educational blog post. This week we shall learn about command prompts and networking. Command Prompts You ever watch a show or movie where the tech guy and hacker are battling it out on a black screen with white words, typing at like 500 words per minute, and each outsmarting the other with…

Tech Talks for the un-Tech Savvy

  Welcome! Yes, I see you’ve come back for more computer knowledge from the master. Of course I am here to break it all the way down to the basics. Today’s topics are…*drum roll*…removable storage, input/ output devices, printers and troubleshooting. Well these are an easy set of terms. Let’s get to it! Removable Storage…

Brotherboard…Sisterboard…Motherboard…

As you all know–AKA Mr. McDonald AKA my Advanced Computers teacher AKA my only viewer (heyyyy)–this school year is the year of blogging! Students were taught to create their own blog site with the help of WordPress.com. Blogs are due throughout the year and lucky for me this first mandatory one is already one-thirds complete….

What Doesn’t Kill You…

          They say everything happens for a reason. The popular girl gets all the attention at school, but none at home; the boy who bullies people because his parents are about to break up. “Things can be going on in people’s lives that you may not even know.” But what about…

“Yes, Madame President”

I live in an alternate reality: One with happy endings, dramatic pauses, and an invisible viewership that I have no knowledge of but is still there. I had a chance, FINALLY, a chance——to be extra. Presidential Election, mannnn I was so ready. Buttons pre-ordered since May of the previous school year, ribbons already tied around…