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Raspberry Pi Jams

Raspberry Jams

https://www.raspberrypi.org/jam/

Raspberry Pi Projects

https://projects.raspberrypi.org/en/projects

How to run a raspberry Pi Meetup

https://opensource.com/article/17/5/how-run-raspberry-pi-meetup

Get yourself into a Jam

Official guide to hosting a jam

https://itch.io/docs/creators/game-jams

Link to Bitsy

https://ledoux.itch.io/bitsy

Godot

https://godotengine.org/

TIC-80

https://tic.computer/

Twine: TIC-80 tutorials

https://twinery.org/

Twine introductory booklet

https://github.com/clarissalittler/interactive-fiction/blob/master/TwineZine/TwineZine.pdf

Pygame Zero

https://pygame-zero.readthedocs.io/en/stable/

What is a game jam

https://itch.io/jams

Get the most out of a game jam

https://gamedevelopment.tutsplus.com/articles/how-to-get-the-most-out-of-a-game-jam–gamedev-437

What is ludum dare

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludum_Dare

Kids’ game jams

http://kidsgamejam.org/en/

game jam tips, tools and resources

https://gamedevelopment.tutsplus.com/articles/16-tips-tools-and-resources-for-your-next-game-jam–gamedev-12084

How to game jam

https://opensource.com/article/17/12/how-to-gaming-jam-development

running a game jam

https://www.gameacademy.com/running-local-game-jam/

history of game jams

https://armorgamesstudios.com/news/the-history-of-game-jams/

That botnet turned my computer into a zombie!

Computerphile: Botnets

https://youtu.be/UVFmC178_Vs

Everything You Need to Know about BOTNETs

https://cytelligence.com/everything-you-need-to-know-about-botnets/

The Mirai Botnet Explained

https://www.csoonline.com/article/3258748/the-mirai-botnet-explained-how-teen-scammers-and-cctv-cameras-almost-brought-down-the-internet.html

The Reaper Botnet

https://www.wired.com/story/reaper-iot-botnet-infected-million-networks/

9 of History’s Notable Botnets

https://www.whiteops.com/blog/9-of-the-most-notable-botnets

The Internet is Mostly Bots

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/01/bots-bots-bots/515043/

There are Zombies in Our Midst

https://www.nsa.gov/News-Features/News-Stories/Article-View/Article/2003785/there-are-zombies-in-our-midst/

2016 is the year of the bots. But what about zombies?

https://www.aberdeen.com/techpro-essentials/2016-year-bots-zombies?

Slow Loris

https://www.kidscodecs.com/slow-loris-dos-attack/

A Short History of Bots and Robots

https://www.kidscodecs.com/a-short-history-of-bots-robots/

What is a keylogger?

https://www.malwarebytes.com/keylogger/

Top 5 types of keyloggers

https://softwarelab.org/what-is-a-keylogger/

Five common types of Phishing attacks

https://www.itgovernance.eu/blog/en/the-5-most-common-types-of-phishing-attack

Clickfarms

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Click_farm

What is DDoS?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denial-of-service_attack

Smart start to summer fun

Alexa Skill Kit

https://developer.amazon.com/en-US/docs/alexa/ask-overviews/build-skills-with-the-alexa-skills-kit.html

Anki Cozmo

https://anki.com/en-us/cozmo.htm

Raspberry Pi

https://www.raspberrypi.org

Anki Cozmo robot

https://ankicozmorobot.com/

Anki Cozmo video

https://www.google.com/search?sxsrf=ALeKk00Oerq3rd_poPm-GGiBVrT1UEwe7Q%3A1588265576468&source=hp&ei=aAKrXp31GeuIggeAnZDwBg&q=anki+cozmo&oq=anki+cozmo&gs_lcp=CgZwc3ktYWIQAzICCAAyAggAMgIIADICCAAyAggAMgIIADICCAAyAggAMgIIADICCAA6BwgjEOoCECc6BQgAEIMBOgQIABAKULVYWLJuYP5xaANwAHgAgAF4iAGQB5IBAzguMpgBAKABAaoBB2d3cy13aXqwAQo&sclient=psy-ab&ved=0ahUKEwidyferzpDpAhVrhOAKHYAOBG4Q4dUDCAg&uact=5#kpvalbx=_dwKrXtDIJaGd_Qa3wYyoCg80

Raspberry Pi projects

https://makezine.com/2013/04/14/47-raspberry-pi-projects-to-inspire-your-next-build/

Best Raspberry Pi books for beginners

https://makeradvisor.com/best-raspberry-pi-books/

Raspberry Pi STEM kit

http://linuxgizmos.com/teen-launches-raspberry-pi-4-based-stem-kit/

Alexa Skills for kids – video

https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-Lkry-SF01&hsimp=yhs-SF01&hspart=Lkry&p=alexa+skills+for+kids#id=4&vid=9d1fefb453e5688629307c10bec5937d&action=click

Best Educational Alexa Skills

https://www.weareteachers.com/educational-alexa-skills/

Who’s muscling in on your data?

What Is a Brute Force Attack?

https://www.varonis.com/blog/brute-force-attack/

List of the most common passwords

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_the_most_common_passwords

My1Login password strength checker

https://www.my1login.com/resources/password-strength-test/

Brute Force Attack

https://www.cloudways.com/blog/what-is-brute-force-attack/

Types of brute force attacks

https://www.manageengine.com/log-management/cyber-security-attacks/what-is-brute-force-attack.html

How to choose a strong password

https://www.bu.edu/tech/support/information-security/security-for-everyone/how-to-choose-a-strong-password/

Tips for strong passwords

https://home.bt.com/tech-gadgets/computing/8-tips-to-make-sure-your-passwords-are-strong-but-simple-11364015494778

Creating and remembering strong passwords

https://www.skyhighnetworks.com/cloud-security-blog/how-to-create-a-strong-password-you-actually-remember/

Dictionary attacks

https://www.hacksplaining.com/glossary/dictionary-attacks

What is a dictionary attack?

https://www.academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/Dictionary_attack

Brute force attack facts

https://kids.kiddle.co/Brute_force_attack

Teaching kids to create secure passwords

www.thedadsnet.com/teaching-kids-make-secure-passwords/

Phishing and password attacks

https://www.khanacademy.org/computing/ap-computer-science-principles/the-internet/cybercrime-and-prevention/a/phishing-and-passwords

Safe password tips for children

https://wezift.com/parent-portal/blog/safe-password-tips-your-child-should-know/

Makey Makey Cool Projects

Makey Makey Labs

https://makeymakey.com/

Makey Makey quickstart

https://learn.sparkfun.com/tutorials/makey-makey-quickstart-guide

Makey Makey for educators

https://makeymakey.com/pages/educators

Makey Makey interactive poster

http://workshop49.com/resources/worksheets/makerlab001

Makey Makey games on Scratch

https://scratch.mit.edu/studios/223260/

What is Maky Maky

http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html

Maky Maky Piano – video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQMyf3o-xYo

Maky Maky Bongos – video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eIFpalF5KvU

What are your favorite conductors?

https://makeymakey.com/blogs/blog/what-are-your-favorite-conductors

Conductive and non-conductive materials

https://www.digitaltechnologieshub.edu.au/docs/default-source/Lesson-Ideas/makey-makey/list_of_materials.pdf?sfvrsn=2

Top Five Labz Guides

https://makeymakey.com/blogs/blog/top-5-labz-guides-of-2018

How to connect to the physical world

https://en.scratch-wiki.info/wiki/How_to_Connect_to_the_Physical_World

Integrating Maky Maky into your curriculum

https://en.scratch-wiki.info/wiki/How_to_Connect_to_the_Physical_World

Maky Maky educational games

https://scarfedigitalsandbox.teach.educ.ubc.ca/educational-games-for-makeymakey

Exploring Conductivity

https://whyy.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/phy03.sci.phys.mfe.zcircuit/exploring-conductivity-kid-circuits/

Conductors and insulators

https://www.ducksters.com/science/physics/electrical_conductors_and_insulators.php

Create art and music from Pure Data

Tutorials on Pure Data

https://www.hellocatfood.com/?s=pure+data

Pure Data documentation

http://puredata.info/docs

Making a snare drum in Pure Data

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mfoh0ucl23

What is pure data?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pure_Data

Visual programming tools

https://www.postscapes.com/iot-visual-programming-tools/

What is a visual programming language

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visual_programming_language

Introduction to Pure Data (video)

https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-Lkry-SF01&hsimp=yhs-SF01&hspart=Lkry&p=Pure+Data#id=2&vid=dd9faa00504fbd43ea0100af8d17088d&action=click

Pure Data Beginner Tutorial

https://www.instructables.com/id/Beginner-Pure-Data-Tutorial-Basic-Synth/

Max Visual Programming Language

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_%28software%29

Windows? Shut the Front Door!

What Is MS-DOS?

https://www.computerhope.com/jargon/m/msdos.htm

History of Windows

https://www.britannica.com/technology/Windows-OS

Windows 1 footage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnudvJbAgI0

What is Microsoft windows

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Windows

Brief history of windows

https://www.poweradmin.com/blog/a-brief-history-of-microsoft-windows/

Before Windows

https://www.howtogeek.com/188980/pcs-before-windows-what-using-ms-dos-was-actually-like/

Funny tech words

https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/2035142-tech-puns-it-definitions-that-sound-hilarious-when-taken-literally

Tech term origins

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/311283

Windows facts for kids

https://kids.kiddle.co/Microsoft_Windows

What is GUI

https://www.computerhope.com/jargon/g/gui.htm

Let’s shake on it!

What is a handshake?

https://www.computerhope.com/jargon/h/handshak.htm

Computer handshake definition

https://techterms.com/definition/handshake

What is certificate authority?

ttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Certificate_authority

Public Key Certificate

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_key_certificate

What is a public key?

https://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/definition/public-key

Shared Key and public Key encryption

https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E19047-01/sunscreen151/806-5397/howskipworks-4/index.html

Transport Layer Security

ttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transport_Layer_Security

How do computers talk to each other?

https://mashable.com/2012/10/17/tcpip-faq

Encryption facts

https://kids.kiddle.co/Encryption

RSA Algorithm

https://wiki.kidzsearch.com/wiki/RSA_(algorithm)

Secret Codes for Kids

https://www.topspysecrets.com/secret-codes-for-kids.html

Caesar Cipher

https://kids.kiddle.co/Caesar_cipher

Cryptology for Kids

https://www.cerias.purdue.edu/education/k-12/teaching_resources/lessons_presentations/cryptology.html

Break the code

https://www.cia.gov/kids-page/games/break-the-code

Abhay Bhushan: developer of TCP protoco

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abhay_Bhusha

What are the odds?

Basic Python syntax

https://www.tutorialspoint.com/python/python_basic_syntax.htm

Python

https://www.kidscodecs.com/python/

For loops vs while loops

https://www.tutorialspoint.com/python/python_loops.htm

How Programming languages control the processing of instructions

https://www.kidscodecs.com/programming-control-flows/

Pygame: a primer

https://realpython.com/pygame-a-primer/

Python while loops

https://www.programiz.com/python-programming/while-loop

For and while loops

https://www.guru99.com/python-loops-while-for-break-continue-enumerate.html

What is double or nothing?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_or_nothing

Code to the Beat with Sonic Pi

Generating music with Sonic Pi

https://www.twilio.com/blog/2018/05/generating-music-with-sonic-pi-and-ruby.html

Make music with simple code

https://fossbytes.com/sonic-pi-make-music-simple-computer-code/

Live coding with Sonic Pi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ENfyOndcvP0

Live coding online

https://magpi.raspberrypi.org/articles/live-coding-online-sonic-pi

Sam Aaron website

http://sam.aaron.name/blog.html

What is Sonic Pi

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonic_Pi

Computer Music history

http://artsites.ucsc.edu/EMS/music/equipment/computers/history/history.html

Create music using computer

https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-Lkry-SF01&hsimp=yhs-SF01&hspart=Lkry&p=create+music+using+computer+code#action=view&id=5&vid=87a0cece3742c79265f452c05e8cd1ae

Live Coding definition

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Live_coding

CodeGuppy

CodeGuppy

https://codeguppy.com/
https://codeguppy.com/about.html

CodeGuppy Draw with Code Tutorial

https://codeguppy.com/code.html?t=draw_with_code

CodeGuppy p5.js Tutorial

https://codeguppy.com/code.html?t=_p5

p5.js Libraries

https://p5js.org/
http://molleindustria.github.io/p5.play/
https://github.com/mveteanu/p5.SceneManager

LAGEOS

NASA LAGEO Page

https://lageos.gsfc.nasa.gov/

Now 40, NASA’s LAGEOS Set the Bar for Studies of Earth

https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2016/now-40-nasas-lageos-set-the-bar-for-studies-of-earth

LAGEOS

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LAGEOS

Associated Press LAGEOS Video (5/2/1976)

http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/655b330326f9ab0b6d211fa7e4d6b37b

The History of Zero

The Origin of Zero

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/history-of-zero/

0

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/0

Who Invented Zero?

https://www.livescience.com/27853-who-invented-zero.html

Zerorigindia

https://www.zerorigindia.org/

Also In The June 2020 Issue

This online coding website makes it easy and fun to learn to code.

Got robots? Figuring out how to set them on a predefined course?

Looking for smart ways to make the most of your summer?

Computers would not exist without this number which has an interesting history.

Checkout how one school celebrated Pi Day with a helping of Raspberry Pi!

Aim for their Motherboard! This time we are talking about Computer Zombies!

Two satellites in identical orbits help measure the Earth with a unique plaque for future Earthlings.

Ever wonder if a computer could shake hands? It happens more than you would think!

Join us as we explore the weird history of Windows in computers!

Be wary of these password pitfalls that hackers love and learn how to keep your data secure!

Interesting stories about computer science, software programming, and technology for June 2020.