Computing


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Data and storage on a computer all boils down to a fundamental unit of measure -- the bit, which can only take on two possible values: yes or no, true or false, on or off, or most fundamentally: 0 & 1.


January 12th, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Teacher

Willie Avendano is a technology educator, artist, entrepreneur and co-founder of 01.

willie@learn01.io


Computing Session breakdown


00:00-00:15

Introduction

  • What are bits?

  • What are bytes?

  • What is binary?

00:15-00:45

Activity & Walk through

Describe how much data certain storage units convey,.

00:45-01:15

Activity

Learn how your name is saved in binary and introduce ASCII

01:15-02:00

Challenge

Turn a sentence into binary