Mar 8, 2015 | 53:59Spark 278: Bite-sized books, mapping accessibility, a game that plays itself and more Audio
Spark 278: Bite-sized books, mapping accessibility, a game that plays itself and more Mar 8, 2015 | 53:59Bite-sized books, mapping accessibility, a game that plays itself, developing robots for people with disabilities, and what digital reading and Medieval literature have in common.
Mar 1, 2015 | 6:02Spark App service Menteer wants to help you find a mentor Audio
Spark App service Menteer wants to help you find a mentor Mar 1, 2015 | 6:02Having a trusted mentor can help us navigate our work lives and make important decisions. We talk to Victoria Alleyne about "Menteer," an app that aims to match job seekers with mentors, and to help track the progress of the mentor-mentee relationship.
Mar 1, 2015 | 4:10Spark The gamification of IKEA Audio
Spark The gamification of IKEA Mar 1, 2015 | 4:10Home Improvisation is a video game that simulates all the fun and frustration of putting together IKEA furniture. We hear from Colton Spross, one of the game's developers, about how it was built.
Feb 22, 2015 | 6:51Spark Crowdsourcing better how-to videos Audio
Spark Crowdsourcing better how-to videos Feb 22, 2015 | 6:51With a quick web search, you can find an instructional video on almost subject. But researcher Sarah Weir says these videos don’t always provide the best learning experience for the user. So, she gives us a how-to lesson on how-to lessons.