Homework for Week 5 Catch up on previous weeks’ readings and homework that you haven’t turned in yet Continue to develop and plan your cause with a target on being able to concisely explain it for your midterm and the next Speed Geek! Review the content presented in class and decide on the approach (server […]Read more "ITP2800 – Week 5 – Building Mobile Apps"
Homework for week 3: Readings: “Of Secret Codes, Abbreviations, and Knowledge Lost and Gained” http://blog.thehenryford.org/2009/05/27/of-secret-codes-abbreviations-and-knowledge-lost-and-gained/ RNC 2004 in 160 Characters – http://www.scribd.com/doc/5403691/RNC04-in-160-Character-Bytes TXTmob: Text Messaging For Protest Swarms http://web.media.mit.edu/~tad/pub/txtmob_chi05.pdf MobileActive: Mobile Apps for Data Collection: http://mobileactive.org/wiki/Mobile_Applications_for_Data_Collection Tasks Listen to an online police or fire scanner stream for two hours and document what you hear. Specifically […]Read more "ITP2800 – Week 3 – Nathan's Story, Secret Videos and Student Proposals"
Here are the captured whiteboard brainstorms, audio (first hour only due to technical glitches) and my slides for the week 1 class of ITP2800. All of this content is hosted and available on http://drop.io/itp2800, with class bookmarks and homework reading assignments posted at http://delicious.com/nathanialfreitas/itp2800+week1. Week 1 homework assignments are listed at the end of this […]Read more "ITP2800 – Week 1 – Slides, Whiteboards, Audio"
I’m going to get down to business here without too much editorializing. The only prereq is that you have an Intel-based Mac and a medium level of skills with text editors or visual web page designers. You don’t need to know how to write Objective C or any other complex “Native App” skills. I’ll take […]Read more "Turn Your Blog Into a Native iPhone App in 10 Steps"
This is pretty amazing and hilarious… it plays like an airplane safety video, but includes tips like “Avoid delicate conversations in your home due to the possibility of wiretaps” and “the regime you are opposing will try to provoke you into violent response”.Read more "Howcast.com: How To Be an Effective Dissident"