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ICT in the real world by Mind Map: ICT in the real world
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ICT in the real world

Mobiles

Phones

Compare iPhone, Android and Blackberry (humour): http://phandroid.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/iPhone-BlackBerry-Android-csection-660x933-550x777.jpg Android vs Blackberry (Humour): http://apina.biz/34165.png

Texting, Autocorrect, Effects

Apps, Searching

Hotspots

Tablets

Ereaders (kindle)

Hospitals

When computers go wrong!

Cancer patients die after error messages are ignored (#4): http://www.cracked.com/article_19519_5-tiny-computer-glitches-that-caused-huge-disasters.html

Articles

Microchip delivers drugs from under your skin

Home

Kitchen appliances

Video - How a really big washing machine works: http://videos.howstuffworks.com/discovery/30187-really-big-things-tunnel-washer-video.htm

TV / DVD / SKY / Cable

High street

Shopping

Banking

Alarms

Traffic lights

Pelican crossings

Barcodes

Website - Barcode yourself: http://www.barcodeart.com/art/yourself/yourself.html

Street Lights

Website - How do the street lights turn on automatically at night?: http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/energy/question363.htm

CCTV

News - How Internet can be used to identify criminals: http://www.zavilia.com/identify/

Weather forecasting

App - Weatherspark: http://weatherspark.com/

Travel

SatNav

Articles

Humour

Traffic Cams

Matrix signs

Article - Motorways are good for you: http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/motoring/motorways-are-good-for-you-1600227.html

Speed Cameras

Video - Top Gear try to get a car past a speed camera undetected (round 1): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOx8A-TzHoQVideo - Top Gear try to get a car past a speed camera undetected (round 2): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnkp2sT8zkg&feature=relatedVideo - Top Gear try to get a car past a speed camera undetected (round 3): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ph-qv4gYAE8&feature=relmfu Website - How do speed cameras work?: http://www.humbersidesafetycameras.com/about-safety-cameras/how-do-they-work/

Car Park Barriers

Humour

Jobs replaced by technology

Article - Obsolete occupations: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=124251060

Social issues

Recycling of old technology

Access to technology

Gaming

Effects on people

Age ratings

Research on links to violence

used for learning

Military

When computers go wrong!

Navy - Billion $ USS Yorkdown crashed by computer (#3): http://www.cracked.com/article_19519_5-tiny-computer-glitches-that-caused-huge-disasters.htmlAirforce - $150m Aircraft confused by international date line (#1): http://www.cracked.com/article_19519_5-tiny-computer-glitches-that-caused-huge-disasters.html

Power Stations

When computers go wrong!

Turning off the warning signals (#2): http://www.cracked.com/article_19519_5-tiny-computer-glitches-that-caused-huge-disasters.html

Archaeology

Website: http://microsites2.segfl.org.uk/archive.php?id=127 Article: http://www.simonhaughton.co.uk/2010/08/investigating-the-past-using-ict.html

History of Communication

Video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=1F59F8jO460

Careers

TES

Posters

@largerama

100 interesting ways Computers have changed our lives

Spicy Nodes - Uses of ICT

Libraries

Article

Library 2.0