teaching machines

“Say my name, say my name…” (Postmortem)

So we successfully finished our silly Phonegap app.  You can enter your name, and it will tell you back your name.  We know it is really easy, but Phonegap gave us some sass. Pros: – It works!!!!!! – You don’t have to understand many java/android concepts to make it pretty because it is in html […]

“Say my name, say my name…” – Kristin and Maria (Premortem)

So our idea for was to make an extremely simple Phonegap app.  You can give it your name and it will give it back to you.  Simple we know, but we are not too sure about using Phonegap. :)

Location Tracker – Postmordem

Location Tracker – Brian Hauschildt Location tracker in an app which holds data on GPS points. In the app you can look up points on a map, use your current location, and you can associate these points with pictures. The app interacts with a map two different ways. You can enter a point into the […]

CS 145 Lecture 42 – System.exit

Agenda what ?s discuss this The Feeling of Power TODO Coursera Udacity Unity Discuss This What is computer science? What can computers do? What can’t they do? What should they do? What shouldn’t they do? What role do humans have in a society built by technology? Haiku

Tender – Postmortem

Some challenges for us while working on Tender were getting  the design to look somewhat pretty, writing well structured code for Android, and some functionality like saving the lists correctly.  Since the premortem, we pretty much overhauled our entire idea.  The premise of the app stayed the same, but our ideas and hopes for it […]

Turnt Simulator Postmortem

  Developers: Cody Wanless and Zach Forster In the end Turnt Simulator turned out quite well, considering our expectations. We had to abandon the automatic addition of party-esque scenery to photos, as well as the automatic Facebook check-ins, due to time constraints. We were also unable to add a control for the user to change […]

Music Quiz Classic Postmortem

Music Quiz Classic: Quiz yourself on your own music library! Music Quiz Classic uses your personal music collection to play random songs for you to guess. Unlimited hours of gameplay! Highscore tracking across play-throughs. Bonus ‘About’ feature displays location based information related to the artists on your device! Note: User must have music on their […]

CS 145 Lecture 41 – WiiSnake

Agenda what ?s President Obama on Computer Science Education Week WiiSnake TODO Prepare for the final exam, which is Wednesday, 5-6:50 PM. The exam will be 45 questions taken from previous quizzes. Bring only a writing utensil and brain—no notes, books, or otherwise. Your quizzes are available on D2L. (See Piazza posts if you have trouble […]

Leveler – Postmortem, Ian Brown & Jake Vosters

In this lab we use the accelerometer in order to find the orientation of the device. If you have the orientation you can than see what axis’s of the devices are flat, and use the three axis’s x, y, and z as a leveler tool for finding how straight an object is. This lab had […]

Freelance App Postmortem

Exek This app will enable a user to create an account with a username and password that is stored in a remote database.  The user can then customize his or her profile.  All of the textual information is read in using JSON web service.  This enables the user to customize the entire site’s language among […]