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Interim Crit presentation and feedback

The initial idea for the project: Robot nursery presented date 2 March 2017. From the information that I have research now, we are teaching the robot have ability like human What is the issue that I concern? What happens if technology in the hand of the wrong person? Can robot harm human? When robot have their mind (heart) Can you decide to kill them? Human or robot who is more powerful? Machine to Machine, Machine to the natural environment without human    … More

International Women Day Party-Age UK

International Women’s Day Party Happy, Enjoy, Big smile, social interaction Today 3 March 2017, I went to International  Women’s day event. The event create for older people have a happy time together, host by age UK. I have a chance to help them service the lovely older people who joined the event. I serve tea, coffee, mike and sandwich for them. Only two hours for this event but make a value time for everyone, not only the older people but also people who are the volunteer too-I think.  … More

Homework#3-using library

Colour and Melody –Physical computing homework Try to mapping between colour and the melody. The colour will change according you play the different note. I used a touch sensor, LED colour and play sound using another program.   The example of my work.     The source code for this work #include <MPR121.h> #include <Wire.h> #define numElectrodes 12 //—LED #include <Adafruit_NeoPixel.h> #ifdef __AVR__ #include <avr/power.h> #endif #define PIN 6 #define NUMPIXELS 11 Adafruit_NeoPixel pixels = Adafruit_NeoPixel(NUMPIXELS, PIN, NEO_GRB + NEO_KHZ800); int delayval = 500; // delay for half a second int… More

Teach older people to learn digital technology

How older learning digital technology? Is it hard or easy for them to learn technology? Today 24 Feb 2017, I joined Digital Clinic event as a volunteer at Kensington Park Road. The event is about advice older people who suffer from using the computer and digital technology. There are three volunteers and one staff from an organisation advice older people and help to solve their problem. I have a chance to advice one older people about using Facebook and using her iPad. The problem that she dealing with is about she want to delete old facebook account because of she write… More

Easy or difficult to be a volunteer

Easy or difficult to be a volunteer?  Can everyone be a volunteer? Today-23 Feb 2017 I went to volunteer introduction day of one community. Four people intend to be the volunteer came to this meeting. Two staff give much information about the background of the community, the current issue of the elder people, what is the volunteer, what is the community what to do, the rule that tells what thing we can do or can not do, the limitation or the bound between volunteer and older people, and the risk and how to protect the risk.   After I finished the meeting… More

Robot technology

Robot technology The robot technology is another one technology that influent me to think about what is our world of the future look like? We maybe see the robot everywhere, uncertainty situation. We know the robot technology still exist, but we do not know exactly it look like in the future. The history of the robot comes from human imagination. There is some history about the robot. Robotics: A Brief History A brief history of robotics – a timeline of key achievements in the fields of robotics and AI, from Azimov to AlphaGo 7 Early Robots and Automatons   I… More

The elder people and Science, Technology learning

Are the older people interesting to learn Science and technology? Primary research #1 I attend  John Wilson’s British Sign Language tour of Wonderlab for survey how the deft older people interact with the exhibit, How are they feel about sciences and technology.   The result: Wonderlab at Science Museum display exhibition about the bountiful of the world of Science. In this area allow people play with the interactive exhibit, discover the magic of Science the exhibition divided into seven topics: Matter, Sound, Space, Maths, Electricity, Forces, and Light. I found that adult people interesting to learn about science. They enjoy… More