CI-506: 9.05.98

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Instructor: Ed Quigley 724.774.2088


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Alvin and Heidi Toffler's Waves

Each of these waves has displaced workers, used new tools, and re-directed society.

Computer Systems Are Used For:

Techno-Questions

Trends:

Problems:

Examples of Companies using IT for competitive advantage:

New Required Skills:

Opinion: What Drives Technology?


Handouts Distributed


Assignment One

Part One of Two:

Answer this question: Who invented the mouse? When? Where? What else has the inventor done?

If unable to answer the mouse question, answer this instead: Who was Robert Morris? Why is this college named after him?

Part Two of Two:
Describe the process you used to answer Part One. What systems, people, equipment did you rely on? What worked well? What worked poorly? What was serendipitious?


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