Keith's Blog

Apps for Teaching - Learning - Research

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  • Infrared Photos of the University

    I was looking for some photos to use as a background for an android app that I am creating for prospective students, and came across these infrared photos. These were taken about 5 years ago in Spring when the campus...

  • Technical Scams

    I recently got fined 120 Euros in Austria for driving without displaying a motorway permit. I wasn't the only one - the Austrian police were pulling about one car per minute. Although they claim that there were clear signs that...

  • Rise of Windows Phone?

    I try to keep an eye on the latest statistics for mobile phones, with a view to delivering apps for the most commonly available mobile operating systems. This is usually restricted to Android and iOS. With a take-up of around...

  • Pig Hackers

    I came across this video on the Janet web-site whilst renewing an SSL certificate. It shows pigs learning to steal authentication credentials. Just shows that you don't have to be human to be a hacker: And another one about how...

  • MeLT 2 Bid success!

    I found out today that my recent submission to the TDF (Teaching Development Fund) was successful. The MeLT 2 project builds upon the previous years work for MeLT 1, which has involved the development of the Timetable app, and various...

  • Mobile Strategy

    I was invited to concoct a vision document for mobile learning at the University of Bath. It is really just a first attempt at defining some of the issues, and is simply a starting point. AEvaluation is a key aspect....

  • Timetable App Launched

    The Timetable App for P&P has been launched! In the first instance, this is only available as an Android app. We hope to release it for iOS in due course. Further information is available here: https://wiki.bath.ac.uk/display/MELT/Timetable

  • Appy New Year

    I’m pleased to announce that an Android app has been produced to revision PA10282 'Introduction to Microbiology'.  If you have an Android device, just search “PA10282” on Google Play and you can download it for free.  We had hoped to...