Q6.What have you learnt about technologies from the process of constructing this product?
Technology used <ul><li>I have used Microsoft PowerPoint create my slideshows and presentation for most of my work. </li></ul><ul><li>PowerPoint works best for things that are presented visually, not verbally. It helps when you need to draw a picture. </li></ul><ul><li>Without the use of powerpoint my work would have looked un organised, unpresentable and just a mess. </li></ul>
Gimp <ul><li>I used this program to edit my work. This program is like photoshop, it took me a while to get used to it, however it is easier at cutting pictures than photoshop and it’s free </li></ul>
picaso <ul><li>This program I used to show my pictures, it allowed me to upload it, to an online hardrive and allow people to view my pictures for free! </li></ul>
Adobe premier pro <ul><li>This program allowed me to edit videos and add pictures to audio files like the ones I uploaded to youtube. </li></ul>
youtube <ul><li>This site allowed me to host videos e.g. the ones I made on adobe premier pro. </li></ul>
Adobe Audition 3 <ul><li>Adobe Audition 3 is an audio editing program that allows people to edit music and audio files. This is a software that I was not familiar with so I asked my teacher, asked one of my friends and just played around with it till I got the hang of it. By using this software, I found out how to edit my sound files. I used program for my interviews and audience feedback. </li></ul>
Microsoft Word <ul><li>This program I have used often to type most of my work. For the evaluation task, the planning and research is where I used this program the most </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Word is essential for this project as it can ensured I have no spelling errors or any other grammatical errors by using the tool “spell check” and “grammer check”. </li></ul>
Microsoft Excel <ul><li>Microsoft Excel I used this program to turn my results from the questionnaire I did into graphs inorder to gain a better understanding of my target audience. It successful transformed my results into graphs which made it look more organised, easier to read and understand as the graph present them in a more straightforward way. </li></ul><ul><li>End result my data is easy to understand and professional, therefore increasing the appearance and quality of work I produced. </li></ul>
USB FLASH DRIVE <ul><li>The USB flash drive I used was immensly vital during this process as it allowed me not only to transfer work from one place to another without it getting lost or deleted. </li></ul>
Blogger <ul><li>Blogger is a blog publishing service that offers users to make blog posts. I used this service to upload all my work. I could have used wordpress.com or blogspot.com instead but it is much easier and simpler to work with Blogger in my opinion. This is the first time I made a blog and I found that it is one of the simplest things a regular internet surfer can use. It was quick, efficient and easy to use. </li></ul>
Scribd <ul><li>Scribd is a document sharing service that allows users to upload documents, for the use of storing and sharing the documents. This is the first time that I have used this service. During my coursework I have used this service multiple times, uploading documents like some word documents containing so colour combinations I said I would use. All I needed to do was upload the file and copy the embed code onto the HTML code for the post. </li></ul>
Slideshare Slideshare is an online program which allows people to view presentations that you have made and was used to upload the presentations that I had made for my market research results and evaluation, it allowed me to classify my work ensuring it looked presentable and appear much more professional.
Divshare <ul><li>This website allowed me to upload Mp3 files and then post the embed code onto my blog . </li></ul>
Photoshop <ul><li>Photoshop has allowed me alter images to make them more neat, more stylish. It has allowed me to actually create a magazine. Photoshop is one the key programs I have used through out my entire coursework.# </li></ul><ul><li>Photoshop has allowed me to cut, burn, use gradient, use lasso tools, clone stamps and many more things. </li></ul>
dictaphone <ul><li>Dictaphone is the device that allows you to record and save peoples voice. I used this piece of technology for my blog to help with interviews and audience feedback. </li></ul>