STRAND 3: IT systems > Databases

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What is a database?
Database basics from "BBC - GCSE Bitesize" that explains database structure, terminology and basic functionality.

Relational Databases
From "How Stuff Works" this is a basic explanation of relational databases with links to other useful websites on relational databases.

Experimental Shoe-Print Database
Using computational forensics they analyzed the images to identify patterns and built a shoe tread databse of more than 10,000 pairs of men's shoes, ranging from Timberland boots to Nike indoor soccer shoes.

massive DNA database
This article deals with privacy implications as well as the social and ethical consideration of such a database.


'Only the Best' Videos and Podcasts



Anonymous - A Shocking Message for The World... (2017-2018)


Posted by Anonymous Official

A look at the volume of data being collected and how it is used.

This Is Your Future: Ordering a Pizza In 2015, NSA Style


Government DNA databases

FBI Biometric database

Will databases go too far?


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