Month: January 2012

Thoughts on the Post Doc – overall criteria

I see the Post Doc as mostly consisting of three overall areas – coming together – criteria that influence and determine the direction and outputs: The Postdoc – the AR book. – the OER – documenting the process of development,

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PhoneGAP

Am now looking into using PhoneGAP for AR development. I’ve been looking for a tool that allows me to build on my existing skills – HTML, javascript, CSS, PHP, mySQL – It needs to be easy for me to use,

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Useful advice

Lesson #1: Know Your Content Interactive books, as repositories of content, are not easily categorized either as books, games, or information sources. Classifications such as fiction or non-fiction don’t really help either. Interactive books can be either non-fiction or fiction.

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UNESCO priorities for the project

Building knowledge societies by collaborating between institutions which provide HE in communication and the media, and sharing and disseminating the knowledge gained through the project via multiplatform distribution. The project will address the specific aims:– attaining quality education for all

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Early ideas for UNESCO future of the book project

My role is to: (1) build an ebook that can be examined and interrogated by the team (2) Set up and run an OER (open educational resource) Some things to consider: What is best technology to use for the book? Does

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