Name Professor Course Date Ted Talk Opinions. 1. Scott McCloud: The visual magic of comics. I think that Scott uses his father's story with an emphasis on the importance of vision. He depicts his determination in writing comics. I believe that he has explored his talents efficiently. The application of science in comics was an interesting subject for me. 2. Shyam Sankar: The rise of human-computer cooperation. Shyam Sankar's talk induced me to reflect on the aspect of human-computer symbiosis. I reasoned that it would lead It would not be applicable in all environments. Indeed these forms of technology would be inaccessible to individuals with lower socio-economic status. I nevertheless think that this technology is ingenious. 10. Stephen Lawler: Tour Microsoft's Virtual Earth. I agree with Stephen Lawler that the web is developing into an exciting and interactive place. According to me Virtual Earth is going to become a global phenomenon. Image aesthetics would be of significance for this technology. Virtual Earth would showcase the prowess of Microsoft scientists and web designers. [...]
It's super easy, I just have a lot going on this week and wont be able to do it. 'Videos Lectures' to watch for homework and threaded discussion at Canvas. The homework assignment is to choose and respond to 10 videos from the following. For each video that you select, state the name of the video and write a few sentences (4 or more) summarizing your reactions to the content. This is not to be a summary, but rather your reaction to the material: http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/scott_mccloud_on_comics.html http://www.ted.com/talks/dennis_hong_my_seven_species_of_robot.html https://www.ted.com/talks/jinha_lee_a_tool_that_lets_you_touch_pixels https://www.ted.com/talks/shyam_sankar_the_rise_of_human_computer_cooperation https://www.ted.com/talks/daphne_koller_what_we_re_learning_from_online_education http://www.ted.com/talks/shyam_sankar_the_rise_of_human_computer_cooperation?language=en http://www.ted.com/talks/pattie_maes_demos_the_sixth_sense.html http://www.ted.com/talks/richard_baraniuk_on_open_source_learning.html http://www.ted.com/talks/pw_singer_on_robots_of_war.html http://www.ted.com/talks/tim_berners_lee_the_year_open_data_went_worldwide.html http://www.ted.com/talks/rodney_brooks_on_robots.html http://www.ted.com/talks/robert_full_on_engineering_and_evolution.html http://www.ted.com/talks/sergey_brin_and_larry_page_on_google.html http://www.ted.com/talks/stephen_lawler_tours_microsoft_virtual_earth.html http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/bill_joy_muses_on_what_s_next.html pale blue dot http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p86BPM1GV8M "Homework week 6- reaction to Video Lectures" a summary of your reactions to the 'Video Lectures' for this week. Note that I am concentrating on content rather than grammar in your summary. Address as many specific points as possible and refer to material in every video. For each video, state the name of the video and write a few sentences (4 or more) summarizing your reactions to the content. When submitting the assignment, upload it as an attachment in doc, docx, or txt format as a single file with all summaries included (no .odt, Mac .pages, or other file formats are accepted. Additionally, you cannot use OpenOffice to create the .doc, .docx, or .txt file formats. If you do not have Microsoft Word, use notepad on a PC or use TextEdit on a Mac.) Once your assignment is submitted to Canvas, it is also submitted automatically to Turnitin.com to check for plagiarism, therefore do not copy - not even from your own work turned in to other classes! Plagiarism will result in an F grade for the class.