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Links to other Curriculum and Other Resources

Newest version of App Inventor http://testwireless.appinventor.mit.edu/
Beta version of App Inventor http://appinventor.mit.edu/ http://beta.appinventor.mit.edu

Reporting App Inventor Bugs http://code.google.com/p/app-inventor-for-android/wiki/ReportingBugs
Screen Copying in App Inventor http://www.tair.info/the-tair-ai-screen-copier-utility/

School Aged Kids video on the Introduction of App Inventor (See the excitement this student has about creating apps)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEg3gy2hdYw&feature=relmfu

Hal Abelson's MIT App Inventor Course http://groups.csail.mit.edu/mac/classes/6.083/admin/fall-2011/calendar.html
Code Snippets http://puravidaapps.com/snippets.php
Instructions for a Game Called Noink from Lyn Turbak @ Wellesley https://sites.google.com/site/wellesleycs117fall11/homework/assignment-4
Restaurant App from from Lyn Turbak @ Wellesley https://sites.google.com/site/wellesleycs117fall11/goodies/restaurantapp
Nice App Inventor Resource List Lyn Turbak @ https://sites.google.com/site/wellesleycs117fall11/resources

Media
Khan Academy - CS Education - http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/14/khan-academy-launches-the-future-of-computer-science-education/
Top 10 Women in IT - http://chumsywellsli.blogspot.com/2012/08/top-10-women-in-technology_15.html?spref=tw
Ursala Burns, CEO, Xerox - http://www.xerox.com/about-xerox/executive-leadership/ceo/enus.html
Dr. M. Brian Blake, Miami Vice Provost, http://diverseeducation.com/article/51010/
Dr. Shani Daily, Fusing Dance and Technology http://features.clemson.edu/creative-services/faculty/2013/fusing-a-love-of-dance-with-technology/
Dr. Kyla McMullen, First African American PhD in CS at University of Michigan http://blackamericaweb.com/90876/little-known-black-history-fact-dr-kyla-mcmullen/

Modeling and Simulation
StarLogo TNG http://education.mit.edu/starlogo-tng/download/download.php

Cool Careers in IT
User Experience Designers http://www.onwardsearch.com/careers/user-experience-careers-guide/
Top 7 Unusal Career paths in Science and Technology - 3 are computing related http://blog.brazencareerist.com/2012/08/20/7-unusual-career-paths-in-science-and-technology/
The new Face of Computing - Research- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DhaGXzELq08&feature=relmfu
The new Face of Computing - Undergrads - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DW0kCedWxkw&feature=relmfu


Cool Implementations of Technology
EEG controlled robotic legs http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/09/brain-controlled-robotic-legs/

GT - College of Computing - "Dream.Encode: Be more" Video
http://www.cc.gatech.edu/features/be-more-video

Andrea Thomaz - Brilliant 10 - Roboticist
http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2012-09/andrea-thomaz-teaches-robots-learn-humans

How machines are learning to teach humans
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/magazine/how-computerized-tutors-are-learning-to-teach-humans.html?_r=1&hp

Robots make better teachers than know-it-alls
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn22233-unsure-robots-make-better-teachers-than-knowalls.html

'MacGyver' Robot Could Make Use Of Objects It Finds
http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2012-10/future-robots-will-use-found-objects-macgyver-sticky-situation
Video http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/futureoftech/robot-works-thatll-get-out-jams-macgyver-1C6365252

Robot learns using IKEA Style Instructions
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn22366-robot-learns-using-ikeastyle-instructions.html

Cutting Edge - Softbody Animation
Article: http://gvu.gatech.edu/news/2012-08-02/animation-research-could-offer-unparalleled-control-characters-without-skeletons
Video: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/~jtan34/project/softBodyLocomotion.html

Up and Coming HCI Researcher
http://gvu.gatech.edu/2012-foley-scholars

NEW AP CS College Community
https://apcommunity.collegeboard.org/web/apcompsci/home?ep_ch=PR&ep_mid=10602792&ep_rid=104668333

CS Education Resources
http://management.fortune.cnn.com/2012/10/05/maria-klawe-harvey-mudd/

Bendable Microchips
http://www.technologyreview.com/news/429344/bendable-microchips-could-make-smarter-sensors/

Last modified 31 January 2013 at 5:36 pm by cmgardne