City College: Computer Trojans

Computer Trojans were named after the ingenious ploy by Greek Hero Odysseus to infiltrate the impenetrable city of Troy using a giant wooden horse filled secretly filled with warriors presented to the Trojans in the guise of a gift. Similarly, computer Trojans also...

City College Review – The UNKNOWN Engineer

The UNKNOWN Engineer “Great minds are related to the brief span of time during which they live as great buildings are to a little square in which they stand: you cannot see them in all their magnitude because you are standing too close to them.” Arthur Schopenhauer....

City College: The Octal Numbering System

The Octal Numbering System has 8 as its base. So, the values it uses are 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7. Since the largest digit here is 7, octal digits may be represented by simply using three bits. So, 7 may be written as 00000111 or simply 111, dropping the 0’s. For 5,...

City College Movie Review: Smurl haunting

You may have heard about the movie “The Conjuring” and “Annabelle” these two movies are based on real life incidents which had two things in common evil and the paranormal investigators Edward Warren Miney and Lorraine Rita Warren. The Smurl haunting is based a real...