Layered Systems

Readings:
Green, T. Data mashups. TechTrends, 54(5), 20-21.
http://www.springerlink.com/content/u351076557471482/fulltext.pdf

Huang, A. F. M. & Yang, S. J. H. (2009). Situational mashups for ubiquitous learning. International Journal on Digital Learning Technology, 1(3), 245-265.
http://ijdlt.org/download.php?dir=papers&filename=00052010-02-_ijdlt3-6_.pdf

Homework: Install Google Earth on the device(s) you bring to class (http://earth.google.com for Win/Mac/Linux; http://www.google.com/mobile/earth/ for smart phones and http://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/google-earth/id293622097 for iOS device). Play with it (15 minutes minimum)! Find out where you live, where you travel, etc.

Google Earth 'Scavenger Hunt':
Exploring and using different tools of Google Earth to navigate your way around the globe. The document can be found in your Google Doc account.

Presentation conversation from the class
http://screencast.com/t/Ediamnnfo4xg