Author: alina

Why mechanical keyboards -keyboard sizes

Before I got into mechanical keyboards, I thought keyboards come in at most two sizes, the keyboard like the one in every laptop and the “bigger ones” with a number pad and other things. Now I know that there are way more than that. Other than that, they are not only come with the most…
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Show & Tell! 08.Oct 2020

This week’s show and tell will be all about Mechanical keyboards. I explain how they function and take apart a keyboard to show you how it works! It starts at 14:30 and goes for an hour. Zoom Meeting ID: 788 751 7568 Password: 244979 https://concordia-ca.zoom.us/j/7887517568?pwd=Z3BPVXYvWENzdEJoaWNLMnJnaUZnUT09

Why mechanical switches

The world is divided into two, those who use a mechanical keyboard and those who don’t. A mechanical keyboard is not just a more expensive option for geeks. It is a unique typing experience that can be tailored to different needs. Whether you want to type quietly in a library or loud enough to wake…
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Why Mechanical keyboards

The main difference between mechanical and a prebuilt keyboard that comes with your computer is probably the switches. These switches are made of several moving parts when you press the key, the two metal contacts connect, registering your keypress to the keyboard’s circuitry. the circuitry is called a PCB (printed circuit board) PCBs are used…
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Learning how to code with Swift – building ios applications

In the last tutorial of the ios application building, I learned that I need to start with knowing how to code with Swift. I already downloaded Xcode (go check the last tutorial!) and I will be work from there. This tutorial is three hours and a half long but it is divided into very easy…
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Building a phone application

Have you ever think of building an application of your own and don’t know what to do, or have an idea for a phone application but don’t know where to start. This video will show you how to build a phone application from scratch, what software you need to have, and what language you need…
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Build a lego-powered submarine

If you are a lego lover just like me, here is an interesting video or even a building challenge for you. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGEZApd9MMk&list=PLa92W77hzyiB9ptknzLGLEftJfS1zyoc8&index=5&t=50s

iPad music production (Garageband)

GarageBand is a music production software designed for IOS system. It is completely free to download and have a very easy to use interface. There are a lot of artists use GarageBand One of them is Rihanna’s “Umberlla” Here is a tutorial to get you start with this amazing software. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3-LsQdDNUPY If you are looking…
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iPad note-taking skills

Taking nice and clear lecture notes is an important skill to have for students, especially during this critical time when everyone is attending online classes. If you have an iPad on hand and ready to bring your note-taking skill to a newer level, this tutorial will show you what you need to start. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxUHpi1uqAo To…
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Being an iPad artist (music production)

Producing music on an iPad is no longer a secret, but when you’re watching a cool music production video, have you ever think that you can do it yourself! If you are just about to start creating, this tutorial is perfect for you. .https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d12SNIcO32Q&t=25s