SXSW Day 4: Glass: Game Changer for People with Disabilities?

ryancousett Accessibility, Ruelas, SXSW2014, UX

Schedule Info Lechal – Ducere launches it’s wearable technology with interactive haptic footwear – Smart Footwear for Blind and Beyond Google Glass Detecting Emotions – Google Glass app will map your face to detect your emotions Google Glass app being designed to read emotions Google Glass app being designed to read emotions AiQ – Smart Clothing AiQ Smart Clothing adds biometrics to your …

SXSW Day 4: Bridge the Gap Bringing Together Code & Creativity

ryancousett Ruelas, SXSW2014

“We tend to overestimate the effect of a technology in the short run and underestimate the effect in the long run.” – Roy Amara Richness of search How to be pretty gone up 10 Relationships between search queries Top US Cities searching “How to be Pretty” Las Vegas San Antonio Los Angeles Houston New York Dallas Location Searching / Sharing …

SXSW Day 1: If MOOCs Are So Great, Why Aren’t We All Doing It?

ryancousett Education, Ruelas, SXSW2014

Schedule Info University of Lethbridge Lethbridge’s Learning Centre MOOC site sli.do Tweets and Questions Challenges to MOOCs Less than 17% completion rate, how is larger completion rate achieved? How do you build the support structure? How do you keep people engaged? How do you get beyond just lecture to thousands of people? How do you access anything outside of multiple …