Welcome to The CITE -- a blog on Course materials, Innovation, and Technology in Education, created by Mark Nelson and now part of the Publications Department of the National Association of College Stores. CITE is a pun with multiple meanings - referring to cite as in citation, something people reference; site as in location, website, or place people go to; and sight as in foresight or looking ahead to what is coming. Comments, discussion, feedback and ideas are welcome.
Saturday, March 13, 2010
NC State develops smartphone application to share campus history
The library at North Carolina State University has developed an interesting new smartphone application called, WolfWalk, to share campus history with users. The application works by sensing a user’s location and sending them information and photos about nearby buildings. One of the oldest photos dates back to 1890.