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Coding

The category “Coding” covers anything related to communicating with computers. People use coding to give computers and other machines instructions on what actions to perform. Further, we use it to program the websites, apps, and other technologies we interact with every day. While coding means writing codes from one language to another, programming means to program a machine with a given set of instructions to run. For this section of Jackson Journal we use “Coding” and “Programming” interchangeably.

Internet worm, computer artwork. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.
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How Do Computer Viruses Work?

By: Tiendan Le, Journalist
In this age of technology, with so much power at our fingertips, some of it is used for bad. Enter computer viruses, the most lethal weapon in the modern age.
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How Computer Viruses Work

By: Tony Nguyen, Journalist
This article talks about how computer viruses are made and how to prevent viruses.
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Evolution of Video Game Consoles

By: Sonny Rowe, Journalist
Video games have changed a lot over time. It has come from joystick controllers to modern vibrating controllers. From 128×64 pixels display to 4k.
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Hack lock

Is Hacking Viable if it Helps Others?

By: Aaron Seide, Journalist

There were very few people that found a hack for it, so they could accumulate a surmountable amount of points. Of course. Most of us thought it was wrong for us to do that, but on the other hand, we were...

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Why Shiny Pokemon Are Becoming More Common

Why Shiny Pokemon Are Becoming More Common

By: Matthew Simionato, Journalist

Shiny Pokémon are a rare, recolored version of a normal Pokémon. They give no advantage the only reason why people spend hours collecting them is because of their rarity. The chance of someone randomly...

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Miles Morales Looking At Radioactive Spider

The Stunning Animation of Spider-Man into the Spider-Verse

Sony's Spider-Verse is a groundbreaking film best known for its clashing and comic-like art and animation. This is a beloved story and was a new and challenging project for animators.
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Quantum computers. (Source: IBM research.)

How Quantum Computers Work

You might have heard of Quantum computers recently. Quantum computers are new computers still in development. Regular computers use bits. Bits are how computers store and process information. They are...

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File:5G logo.jpg by Nicosariego is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

The Story of 5G

Recently there has been excitement about the new 5g. Companies have been deploying 5g networks since 2019. 5g will be a lot better than 4g, which was made in 2009. 5g networks will be a lot faster than...

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What Happened With Minecraft 1.17?

Excited about the new Minecraft update? Here is some recent information.
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Why Will Hytale be Unique?

Hytale is the most anticipated game of 2020. But why?
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AI Agent Hide and Seek – OpenAI

In a test done by OpenAI, hiders and seekers wee placed in a virtual environment where they would play millions of games of hide and seek. At first they would just run away, but then they learned skills like blocking doors with the cubes and locking them in place.
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Red bus lane for Battery Street by Seattle Department of Transportation is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

What Is Transit Signal Priority?

Transit Signal Priority is a code that will adjust the cycles of traffic signals through various strategies to reduce the amount of dwell time along a given bus route.
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