Thursday, August 11, 2011
Friday, August 5, 2011
Special thanks to our teacher, Mr Tan Hoe Teck, for providing us with information and equipment; offering us guidance and help.
Thursday, August 4, 2011
CREATE, USING YOUR CLASS IRS BLOG, YOUR PRELIMINARY IDEAS AS A GROUP, AND POST YOUR ANSWER TO THIS MESSAGE IN THIS FORMAT:
(A) A STATEMENT OF YOUR RESEARCH TITLE
- EXPLAIN WHY IS IT FOCUSSED
(C) EXPLAIN WHY IS IT SIGNIFICANT
(D) EXPLAIN WHY IS IT FEASIBLE
(E) EXPLAIN WHY IS IT MANAGEABLE
(F) EXPLAIN WHY IS IT ACCESSIBLE
(G) STATE AT LEAST 3 SOURCES OF INFORMATION THAT YOU WILL BE DRAWING YOUR RESEARCH UPON (3 web links) AND WHY YOU CHOOSE THEM.
- STATE YOUR TYPE OF DATA COLLECTION AS IN TIP 5
- Android vs Apple.
Which is better?
(b) Android and Apple had always been competitors. Some people prefer to have a android phone while others prefer to have iphone. So what are the problems with android phones and iphones to make the people prefer either of them. What is the better and more preferred phone then?
(c)Technology plays a big part of todays modern life. Thus people will want to use modern devices. If they had to choose between two major companies(Android and Apple). So, which one is the better choice for people and what do the people prefer?
(d)We have the devices and it is easy to find compare them given the many forums and comments.They have a lot of different points which make them competitive.
(e) It is manageable as Android and Apple phones or devices are easily available in the market currently and this makes it easy for us to do our research. Also, since they are easily available, means that they have many users, thus making it easy for us to do surveys.
- We can conduct surveys on which type of phone( android/apple ) most people would prefer to have and what are the problems in android and apple phones. We can also go online and find sources. Magazine have also featured this topic and we can use it to refer.
(g) http://www.surveymonkey.com Android vs Apple http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/android-vs-apple-the-2011-cage-match/43682,10 problems with android http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Mobile-and-Wireless/Google-Android-Stumbling-Blocks-10-Issues-that-Can-Derail-its-Success-474436/ , http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Mobile-and-Wireless/Google-Android-Stumbling-Blocks-10-Issues-that-Can-Derail-its-Success-474436/1/ It explains the problems with each of the devices well, and we get to see other people’s points of views.
(h)It is focussed as the topic specifically refers to Apple and Andriod products only. It is significant as we can compare the pros and cons of the title and conclude which product is the more appropriate. The information about the topic is easily found through forums and we can easily find examples of the product to show the difference and similarity. We can find live examples of it and also there are many website which give feedback on their take of using the product. Overall, this topic is towards accessibility and manageable. Our form of collecting data is: collect information from forums and online-surveys.
Ans: Windows Vs Mac OS snow leopard
EXPLAIN WHY IS IT FOCUSSED
Ans: There is a lot of argument between Windows and MAc
EXPLAIN WHY IS IT SIGNIFICANT
Ans: It is significant as there is two general domination in the market, windows and macintosh, through this research study, we can find which one is more suited to daily use.
EXPLAIN WHY IS IT FEASIBLE
Ans: It is feasible as many people use windows and macintosh personal computers. We just need to find people in sst with both mac and windows and ask them which system do they prefer.
EXPLAIN WHY IS IT MANAGEABLE
Ans: It is manageable since many people have both mac and windows, and it is a simple question, with basically a yes and no answer. We just need to record down the results.
EXPLAIN WHY IS IT ACCESSIBLE
Ans: It is accessible since we study in SST and we know people there.
STATE AT LEAST 3 SOURCES OF INFORMATION THAT YOU WILL BE DRAWING YOUR RESEARCH UPON (3 web links) AND WHY YOU CHOOSE THEM.
A)What are SST students’ preference in Chocolate?
B)We are narrowing the topic on whether students go for taste or nutrition.
C)It is significant because Chocolate is a popular recreational food and a lot of people assume that Chocolate is always bad for you.
D)Many people would be willing to help us with our task(as they get free chocolate) thus our task should be quite feasible.
E)The task is easy, as mainly it’s about testing the students’ preferences of chocolates and comparing the nutritional value.
F)It is accessible because a lot of SST students will be attracted by the fact that there is free chocolate.
H) Experiments, Tests, Inferences