Mr. Steed's 6th Grade Computer Class Blog
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Posts Tagged ‘United States

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

October 26, 2010

Last week I showed you the Burj Al-Arab, the world’s only 7 star hotel in Dubai. On January 4th, 2010 Dubai opened the Burj Dubai, the world’s tallest skyscraper. It is almost TWICE the size of the last world’s tallest skyscraper. America talked about building the world’s tallest building when the twin towers fell. Why […]

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

October 22, 2010

People want devices nowadays that do more than one thing. When it seems like people ONLY have cellphones because they got rid of their house phones these days, why should people get a NEW HOUSE PHONE and switch to new technologies like this NEW wireless wi-fi/bluetooth enabled video phone for THEIR HOUSE from 5 Linx?  […]

Monday, October 18th, 2010

October 18, 2010

As shown in the clip below, Technology and FUN can change people’s attitudes about things they don’t normally do or want to do? Why do you think fun and technology make people act differently and based on this example, what would be some suggestions you have for the people coming up with these experiments in […]

Friday, October 15th, 2010

October 15, 2010

Americans pride themselves on having the best of everything or being the best at everything. When it comes to hotels, we have some SUPER nice 5 star hotels in America, however we have NOTHING on the middle eastern country of Dubai. They boast the world’s ONLY 7 star hotel. Why don’t we have the technology […]

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

October 5, 2010

Give me your argument for why a movie like “Paranormal Activity” has been so successful when it appears to use such lo-tech special effects and just mess with your head instead of a movie that shows you ALL of the blood and guts with hi-tech special effects like “Saw 3D (coming out soon)”? (As a […]