Jaron Flickinger

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Augmented reality is the future of design

In 1992, researcher Tom Caudell coined the term Augmented Reality (AR). It’s an experience that supplements the real world with a virtual layer of information. Until recently, AR sounded like something from a cyberpunk novel. Some sort of cyborg capability that could go the way of PDAs and laser …

Beginning Software Engineering

James Gates | GatesIdeas – Meaningful Use of Technology in the Classroom

Welcome to the <b>Gates Ideas</b> website. Look around to find information about available topics for workshops, keynote addresses, conference presentations, …

Innate Numbers?

In "25 Minutes to Go," Johnny Cash counts down the minutes to his hanging. This precipitates an argument between <b>Robert</b> and <b>Jad</b> about whether you could …

Steering Clear of Common Core, Jeb Bush Decries Schools That Fail Poor Students

Declaring that improving education for students "should not be a political issue" and that parents' power to choose how their children learn should …

Threes vs. 2048: When rip-offs do better than the original game

My daughter has obsessed over a new mobile game called 2048. It’s a simple numbers-matching game, and everybody is playing it. The title from Ketchapp shot to No. 1 for free apps on the Apple iOS store after just 15 days, and it has held that position since last Monday.<p>The only problem is that it’s …