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    Networking Lab Exercise 9


    Objectives: We were separated into two groups of five, given the task to set up a Static Route Network, configure the RIP, then allow Bill (Instructor) to break our network, so we could troubleshoot and repair the RIP. Unfortunately, we were almost out of time when Bill “broke” our network …

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    Networking Video Project Sources


    For my Networking 1 Class, we were to each choose our own topic in the Computer/Networking world, to research. Our final project will be a video relaying information on the topic, as it would in a research paper. I chose Social Networking with emphasis on it’s effect in business and …

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    Digital Media Project-New Plan


    As stated in a previous post, my plan for my Digital Media Project was to attend the TX2K14 Racing Event and gather my own footage, to create a video covering the drag racing/street racing portions of the event. Unfortunately, after a 9 hour drive to Sealy, TX.. Inclement weather struck, …

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    Lab Exercise 7 Part 1: Subnetting


    In this lab, I really started to pick up on how the IP Addresses, Subnets, and Masks worked and were determined. I had to have some help from my friend and usual lab partner Nick, but after some time I began to understand it. 

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    Lab Exercise 6 (Packet Sniffing With Wireshark)


    Objectives: We were to download Wireshark to use it’s packet sniffing capabilities on our network. Then we were to do the following activities while Wireshark captured the incoming and outgoing data:

    Browse a webpage on a server outside of campus Perform a file transfer to an FTP server Test our…
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    Mid-Semester Progress for Digital Media Project


    I am about to hit the road to Sealy, TX where the TX2K14 event is being held, as tradition. This is the 15th year of this event, and I’m excited to be attending for my second time. I have been studying the videos posted by 1320Video, HighTechCorvette, and ThatRacingChannel on …

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    Lab Exercise 5 (Web & FTP Services)


    Objectives: Download the software for a web server, and create one that is locally hosted on our computer. Use multiple web addresses to reach the same page. Create a new page in a text editor and change the html file for the homepage. Download an FTP daemon and create a …

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    Lab Exercise 4 (Exploring TCP/IP Networks Part 1)


    Objectives: We were to build an operational TCP/IP network using IPv4 addressing. We worked in groups to create two separate networks, then configured a router so the two networks could be connected to one another.

    Equipment List: Multiple Computers, a router, two switches, multiple CAT5 cables

    Notes and Observations: We …

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    Lab Exercise 3 (OSI Model)


    Objectives: Our goals in our third lab were to learn about the OSI Model in order to better understand modern computer networks.

    Equipment List: A computer with internet access.

    Notes and Observations: Our first task was to open the command prompt. Once in the program, we entered “ipconfig / all” …

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    Optional Cable Making Lab Exercise (Lab 2)


    Objectives: The objectives for this lab were to create a straight-through cable, which is used to connect a computers NIC to a Hub. We were also to create a crossover cable which allows two different computers to share files while connected. 

    Equipment: Crimp tool, wire cutter, 3-feet of CAT5 UTP, …

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    Networking Lab 1


    Objectives: The objectives for our first lab were:

    1. Create a blog.

    2. Join/ Edit the Networking Class Wiki.

    3. Create a Diigo account and join the KSU Networking Diigo Group, then share a webpage on that group.

    4. Write a lab report and post it here.

    Equipment List: A …

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    Living/Working Digitally-Social Media Marketer


    I’ve been doing some research into what Social Media Marketing can do for a business. It is such a critical factor now that Digital Media has taken over the world as we know it. It’s been stated that it is even harmful to your business if you choose to try …

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    Living Digitally Topic


    Social Media Marketer

    I have chosen to cover Social Media Marketer because it is what I intend to do in the future as part of my career, I also am already managing the Social Media presence for my current employer.


    Business Owners Speak Out on Impact of Social Media-…
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    Podcasts Research


    As part of my Digital Media 1 class, we were instructed to delve into the (what I thought was forgotten) world of podcasting.. What it started as, how it grew, and what it has become. So to start out, let’s analyze the name of it, Podcast. Well any human with …

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    Sounds From Home


    So as an assignment for my Digital Media class, I had to take a recorder and record 10 different sounds that I hear around my home on a regular basis. Some of these sounds are unique to my home, and some are not. Each sound has a title describing what …

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    Week 4 Summary


    A few of the things I’ve done in the fourth week of my Digital Media class are my Media Fast, and my “I am From” Poster which can be found below. Also, I did a couple of ds106′s daily create assignments which can be found on my flickr account at …

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    My 24 Hour Media Fast


    Alright so I’ll start out by saying, I kind of cheated on this whole Media Fast deal. I chose to start it at 10:00 pm Thursday night, just as I was going to bed. Oh well, it all worked out in the end. So obviously I slept all night, and …

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    Black History Month Poster Ideas w/ Reasons


    In reference to my previous list of ideas for our Black History Month posters, I’ve been asked to give some background information on each topic, and expand on my interests relating to each. So here you go…

    1.Brown vs. Board of Education- My interest in this stems from the fact …

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    Week 3 Summary


    Things were a lot simpler this week. Didn’t feel any sense of being overwhelmed. Although I haven’t done much on here.. I did a couple of ds106′s daily create assignments, which can be found on my flickr account here, http://www.flickr.com/photos/supracharged/ .. Otherwise, you can see the other posts I’ve made …

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    Week 1 Summary


    Well, while technically it’s week two… It’s been a little tough getting into the rhythm of things. I feel as if taking on a few of these new sites is a bit overwhelming at the moment, but I’m sure we’ll find a productive and manageable way to use everything. This …

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    Ideas For Black History Month Posters


    Here are my ideas of some important figures, places, etc. for our Black History Month Posters.

    1.(Obviously) Brown vs. Board of Education

    2. George Washington Carver

    3. 10th Cavalry at Fort Larned-Buffalo Soldiers

    4. (I don’t know if locations count, but…) Nicodemus, Kansas(Founded by African Americans)

    5. Aaron Douglas(Painter, born …

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    I Am From…


    I am from the blue bunk bed in my old room, from my old 80′s TV and SEGA Genesis that are now hidden away in boxes. I am from the average sized, roomy yet cozy house where I always feel welcome. I am from the flower bed in the back …

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