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Getting Started in Game Development

Posted by Dr. Burton on July 8, 2011 in Android, Corona, Education, Flash CS5, Game Development, iPad, iPhone, Java Tutorials, Mobile, Unity3D |

I am regularly asked by many people, especially high school students, what they need to do/learn to get ready to make games.  My advice is don’t wait until your in college to start learning to make games.  Start now!  With hard work, focus, and dedication, you can have your first game published before you leave […]

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Introduction to iPhone Programming Course

Posted by Dr. Burton on October 7, 2010 in Education, iPad, iPhone, Mobile |

Introduction to iPhone Programming Course This is my first effort at a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course).  The material presented is a sequential listing of previous blogs for learning to program the iPhone with xCode. Lesson 1:  Resources that you will need In this lesson I quickly walk through what you will need to download […]

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iPhone/iPad Programming: How to get started

Posted by Dr. Burton on October 5, 2010 in Education, iPad, iPhone, Mobile |

Lesson  1: Resources you will need: Welcome to iPhone/iPad Programming 1!  To get things rolling you will need a few things: Book: I am more or less following Beginning iPhone 3 Development: Exploring the iPhone SDK. I have found it to be well written, and until I finish writing my own textbook on the topic, […]

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The Future of Learning: MOOC vs Private vs Traditional Education

Posted by Dr. Burton on October 4, 2010 in Android, Corona, Education, iPad, iPhone, Mobile |

This is an idea I have had for a long time (since my wife and I started Burton’s Garden of Schools 20 years ago): Create a venue that would allow people to learn to develop their knowledge and skills, for free or a low cost. MOOC I read in the Chronicle of Higher Learning that […]

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New $35 tablet to compete with iPad?

Posted by Dr. Burton on July 24, 2010 in Android, Education, iPad, Mobile, rant |

Today I learned that a University in India developed (prototyped) a new tablet that will run the Android OS, has a video camera, supports Flash, has a USB port and only costs $35. First, I would like to say to the students and faculty: congratulations and well done!  It has always amazed me what a […]

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New tablet the answer for OLPC?

Posted by Dr. Burton on June 15, 2010 in Android, Education, Flash CS5, Microsoft, Mobile |

Marvell’s Mobylize the answer to the OLPC question?

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Videos by Dr. Burton

Posted by Dr. Burton on May 26, 2010 in Education, iPad, iPhone, Java Tutorials, Mobile |

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Presenting a Poster Session at an Academic Conference

Posted by Dr. Burton on May 4, 2010 in Education, rant |

Getting ready for an academic poster session.

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in locos parentis, is it school bullying?

Posted by Dr. Burton on April 24, 2010 in Education, rant |

This morning I heard a story on CNN about some parents in Georgia that were upset that the rapper T.I. was allowed to serve part of his community service by speaking to their middle school children. The parents were upset that they were not given a choice for their children to opt-out of the school […]

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