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Week 11 – Thanksgiving Card and Portfolio

Objective Key Results OKRs are a pretty interesting and useful concept. I think the most important part to take away from Google’s approach to OKRs is that it helps breakdown objectives into actionable and achievable items. The concept is really … Continue reading

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Week 10 – Manipulate Pixels

Creative Learning and Failure All this talks were incredibly interesting. I think one of the most pointed learnings here is that you should not be afraid to try, and even less of failure. In Twilight of Lecture, I found myself … Continue reading

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Week 9 – Intro to Multimedia

Weekly Learning This has been a very busy week. The assignment and the introduction to python were actually pretty useful and easy. The labs were concise and short, with interesting learnings for both setting up the environment and the challenges … Continue reading

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Week 8.5 – Module 0 – Orientation

This is the beginning of CST205. It’s not a python class, but it should be incredibly interesting to work with multimedia, media and sound processing. Those have always been interesting topics for me, but I’ve never had the chance to … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Presentations

Review Other Teams’ final video projects The Cap Theorem (Technical) This was a very good video. The topic is incredibly interesting and relevant to the program as we’ll keep facing issues with CAP and ACID in the future. Knowing, understanding … Continue reading

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Week 7 – Ethics Final

Final Research Video Project Planning This project is a pretty challenging. The main constrain is time. Even though we’re good at coordinating, and work well as a team, the fact that we have to produce 2 videos seems pretty daunting.  … Continue reading

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Week 6 – Career Development

CSUMB Career Services I have to say this turned out to be a create little trip down the CSUMB website! Fortunately, I already have a job and my career choice has so far been successful. However, I have to admit … Continue reading

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Week 5 – Capstone Ideas

Teammates’ Goals https://csonline-cristianp.blogspot.com/2018/09/learning-journal-925-module-8.html?showComment=1538327218837#c767953352262025630 https://victor-csumb-learning-journal.blogspot.com/2018/09/cst-300-major-proseminar-week-4_19.html?showComment=1538327870706#c1224849365660964590 Possible Capstone Ideas I’ve been thinking a lot about capstone ideas and I want to make sure I hit a couple of points with mine. I realize not all ideas may meet the requirement, but ideally … Continue reading

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Week 4 – Ethics and Goals

Education Goals The easy part here is I want to get through this class. It’s a small goal, but it’s a first step and I realize I tend to give up when I set my self goals that are far … Continue reading

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Week 3 – Ethics

Computer Science Major I think it’s hard to argue on the individual points that Professor Might makes in his blog post. Even with my limited experience as a software engineer, I can appreciate the usefulness of knowing multiple languages, or … Continue reading

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