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I'm a senior in highschool and the technology office/tech class at my school is having an open project. We have the entire month of February to do a project of our choosing. Anything the teacher deems appropriate can be done.

I have to pick a project as well as 2-3 "deadlines" for where I'd like to be with the project by a certain date.

It's very broad, one of my classmates is doing a flash animation for example


I have good computer hardware knowledge, I know VERY basic Java, very basic HTML (we've already done a website project).

I'm running a blank, ideas on a project I could do?
    
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You looking for hardware or software related ideas ?
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More software based, unless you have an idea for a cheap hardware based idea.
    
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You looking for hardware or software related ideas ?

Exactly hardware or software, or does it matter? If hardware is acceptable build a PC and explain the functions of each component. Maybe have a PowerPoint presentation you follow well you do the work.
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I actually asked him to help me build a PC just this year, don't really want to do it again, but good idea.
    
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