- Why Mr. Morris Lessmore's Creators Told Their Story App-First - This one is interesteing. Rather than start with a book then build an app, these folks started with the app. Nice look at how computer science is changing storytelling.
- Here is the full short film: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
- Launch of Nokia's $20 phone begs question: Is one mobile enough? - This one would be good for discussion board questions. Despite assumptions about Digital Natives I still have a lot of kids without phones. I am curous to hear their thoughts.
- 3-D Printed Body Parts, Finally! - This one is both snappy and a bit creepy.
- The 16-Year-Old Who Created A Cheap, Accurate Cancer Sensor Is Now Building A Tricorder With Other Genius Kid - Kids doing amazing things
Friday, March 8, 2013
Computer Science In the News
Each week my computer science students do discussion board posts that respond to current events. Here are some stories that caught my eye this week.