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<ul><li> 1. Nicholas Negropontes<br />BEINGDIGITAL<br /></li></ul> <p> 2. BEING DIGITAL<br />Bits are Bits<br />2<br /> 3. BEING DIGITAL<br />Underlying particle of digital computing<br />Smallest element in the DNA of information<br />Bit<br />Colorless<br />Weightless<br />A state of being: 1 or 0<br />3<br /> 4. BEING DIGITAL<br />Atoms &amp; Bits<br />The change from atoms to bits is irrevocable and unstoppable<br />Atom<br />Bit<br />4<br /> 5. BEING DIGITAL<br />Bandwidth<br />Bandwidth is the capacity to move information down a given channel<br />5<br />Fiber Optic Cable<br />Air Waves<br />Copper Cable<br /> 6. BEING DIGITAL<br />Digitization<br /></p> <ul><li> All media is now digital </li></ul> <p> 7. This is due to: - Data compression<br /> - Error correction<br /></p> <ul><li> Results in bits commingling easily leads to multimedia</li></ul> <p>6<br /> 8. BEING DIGITAL<br />Multimedia &amp; Hypermedia<br /></p> <ul><li>Multimedia: A combination of text, audio, still images, animation, video and interactivity content forms </li></ul> <p> 9. Hypermedia: A term for highly interconnected narrative or linked information 7<br /> 10. BEING DIGITAL<br />Interface<br />8<br /> 11. 9<br />BEING DIGITAL<br />Interface<br /></p> <ul><li> An (Graphical User) interface (GUI) is an interface that allows you to interact with electronicdevices</li></ul>