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IP Addressing and Classless Inter-Domain Routing

Based on my understanding and notes from my UoP course

An explanation of an IPv4 address

An IPv4 address in the form of / represents 4 blocks of 8 bits = 8*4 = 32 bits long. 580 more words


Readmission Penalties Climb!

Last year, nearly 18% of Medicare patients who had been hospitalized were readmitted within a month’s span. Although that is the lowest it’s been, roughly 2 million patients return in one year, costing Medicare $26 billion. 331 more words


Have the 14 different components of creativity been found?

The elusive and complex components of creativity have been identified by experts at the University of Sussex and the University of Kent.

Dr Bill Keller, a language expert in the School of  236 more words


Mid-air 'floating pixels' are revealed...

A mid-air display of ‘floating pixels’ has been created by researchers at the Universities of Sussex and Bristol, who have used soundwaves to lift many tiny objects at once before spinning and flipping them using electric force fields. 498 more words


Informatics-related Strategies for Pandemic Response

Since a pandemic deals with a global disease outbreak and is determined by how the disease spreads, the informatics-related strategies that I have thought of would most likely deal with prevention of the spread of the disease and treatment measures for those infected countries. 482 more words

Nurse Amygdala

EHRs Are Legal Records: It Leaves Doctors Exposed... Wait, What?!?

I decided to write this week’s blog on an article I came across on Healthcare IT News. I was not in favor with what I read and decided to share this topic with you. 330 more words


UX (User Experience)

User experience diagram by Borys Kozielski is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International

Another concept we explored in LIS 694 Informatics and Web Design was User Experience. 41 more words