Transcript of Invention Van Hook 7th
Timeline 2013 2009 2010 2011 2012 Team 0 + - = 9 8 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 c How has this product impacted society in a positive way? What is your artifact? What is the purpose of your artifact? The purpose of the laptop is to be a portable computer. Another purpose is for entertainment and to get information. How was it used when originally invented? How is it used today? Which of these areas of technology best classifies the artifact? Information and communication. Who was the original inventor and when was your product invented? Laptop What are some innovations that this product has undergone since its original invention? My artifact is the laptop which is an all-in one computer that combines the monitor and the computer case into a single unit. When the laptop was originally invented it was used for getting information. It is used today for entertainment and information. Some innovations to the laptop is that it is light weight, thin, has cameras, bigger screens and bigger memory. The laptop has impacted society in a positive way by making it easier to find information. Another way is that the laptop makes communication a lot easier.The last way is that the laptop is portable. The laptop has impacted society in a negative way by reducing face to face verbal communication, the cost and that the laptop can get a virus. William Moggridge was the original inventor of the laptop. The laptop was first invented in 1979. Complete a chart showing how science, technology, math and engineering were all used in the creation of your technological product. Here are quotes about the laptop. Full transcript
I had a laptop when they weighed 10 pounds. On a two week road trip I know I can get by better with no underwear than no laptop. How has this product impacted society in a negative way?