Blog Posts

  • Alexander_amini-_original

    March 19, 2012
    Vu Nguyen | 2 comments

    Sixteen year old Alexander Amini is an aspiring young scientist from Dublin, Ireland. Last year, he won the first prize for his project, "Tennis Sensor Data Analysis" Alexander began playing tennis at the age of 5, when he lived in Yorktown Heights, New York. While in New York, he went to Yorktown High School where he first took computer programming classes and learned Java and MS Visual Basic. He learned other languages such as Python & C++ in his spare time. He later moved to Dublin with his family.

  • Save_the_world_in_60_seconds--1_original

    March 16, 2012
    Luke Reynolds

    There is still lots of time to submit to our animation competition: “Save the World in 60 Seconds!” The deadline for submission is May 6, 2012.

  • Melissa_pickering-_original

    March 01, 2012
    Luke Reynolds

    iCreate set out to create a technology that is affordable for teachers and parents and enables students to be creative and build learning experiences without having to learn complicated software. The result of this research was SAM Animation.   Using a standard webcam, students are easily able to create their own stop motion animations with SAM Animation for presentations or telling a story.     I was fortunate enough to catch up with iCreate’s busy founder and owner, Melissa Pickering for an interview.  

  • January 23, 2012
    Luke Reynolds | 2 comments

    I experienced Alice for the first time a month ago and I wanted to share my project with you.

  • Samkit01-_original

    January 11, 2012
    Luke Reynolds | 2 comments

    SAM animation is fun and easy to use.  Adding this kit only serves to amplify the fun and possibility!

  • Linus_torvalds-_original

    December 21, 2011
    Vu Nguyen | 1 comment

    Linus Torvalds is known for his contribution to the development of Linux. The development of Linux is a prime example of the ability for free and open source software to be incredibly successful. 90% of today's supercomputers runs some form of Linux.

  • October 20, 2011
    Vu Nguyen | 14 comments

    Welcome to our newly designed CS2N website! We hope the changes make sense and that the site is easier to navigate. Coming up with the navigation was key. We needed to build the site so that it can grow (easily), and be able to be edited through our own interface.

  • Larry_page-_original

    October 20, 2011
    Vu Nguyen | 1 comment

    Larry Page, the co-founder of Google, has changed the world by allowing people to easily access information as well as provide the every day person to get exposure to the world.