1.2 - Home Entertainment (WJEC)

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What Services does and Interactive TV provide?
Pay-to-View, Shopping, Betting, Dating, Voting.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Pay-to-View?
A - You don't need to leave the house to rent a film making it easier for disabled people. D - Some services are expensive and sometimes satellite signals can cut out.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Shopping?
A - Quicker, you do not need to lave the house. D - You need a credit/debit card to buy.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Betting?
A - All winnings are paid straight into your account. D - Can become addictive.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Dating?
A - People can feel less embarrassed in an environment which is not face to face. D - People might not be who they say they are.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Voting?
A - More people may vote as easier to access. Cheaper. D - Danger of fixing votes if technology is used. Unfair to those without internet.
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What input devices are used in gaming?
Joysticks, Steering wheels, Game controllers.
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Which output devices are used in gaming?
Speakers, Television equipment.
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Advantages of Gaming?
Some educational titles can be used to make learning more fun for children. Some online multiplayer games develop team working skills.
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Disadvantages of Gaming?
Can be sedentary and lead to obesity. Health issues such as Repetitive Strain Injury can develop.
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How can we manipulate images?
By using Image Manipulation software on your computer.
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The more megapixels an image has,..?
The better the quality of the image.
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A higher image quality requires..?
More storage.
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A megapixel is made up of..?
One million Pixels.
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On pixel is simply a..?
Dot of Light.
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What input devices are used in Digital Photography?
Image sensors on digital cameras and mobile phone cameras.
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What storage devices are used in Digital Photography?
Flash memory (e.g. SD cards). Memory sticks. Built in mobile phone/camera memory.
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What output devices are used in Digital Photography?
Camera screen. Mobile phone screen. Computer monitor. Printer. Digital photo frames.
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What are some disadvantages of webcams?
Inappropriate material - can be used for pornographic content. Online safety - video chat rooms can be used by paedophiles.
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What are some disadvantages of social networking sites?
Cyberbullying, Identity Theft, Privacy, Can result in less face-to-face interaction.
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Why are many music files in MP3 format?
Because MP3 files are compressed to make the file size smaller and therefore quicker to download.
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What is the process called when you are listening to a radio station online?
Streaming.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Downloading Music?
A - Downloads are available at any time. D - Risk of viruses.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Listening to Online Radio?
A - Much wider variety of stations to listen to. D - A fast internet connection is required to avoid delays.
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Advantages/Disadvantages of Mobile Phones?
A - Useful for emergencies. D - Can cause disruption and car accidents.
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Card 2

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Advantages/Disadvantages of Pay-to-View?

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A - You don't need to leave the house to rent a film making it easier for disabled people. D - Some services are expensive and sometimes satellite signals can cut out.

Card 3

Front

Advantages/Disadvantages of Shopping?

Back

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Card 4

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Advantages/Disadvantages of Betting?

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Card 5

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Advantages/Disadvantages of Dating?

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