Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

PhoneTag: In search of place
by Koch, Matthew, M.S., University of Colorado at Boulder, 2009, 55; 1464554
Abstract (Summary)

An exploration of the state of mobile phone development in relation to improving children's fitness and education technologies. A mobile game, PhoneTag, was developed with the purpose of building a simple framework that could be easily expanded to other educational purposes. PhoneTag encourages children to explore their surroundings in a recreational setting, thereby improving physical health in a fun way, with a myriad of possibilities for the future.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Eisenberg, Michael
Commitee: Palen, Leysia, Sumner, Tamara
School: University of Colorado at Boulder
Department: Computer Science
School Location: United States -- Colorado
Source: MAI 47/05M, Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Computer science
Keywords: Children, Education, Game, Mobile, Technology
Publication Number: 1464554
ISBN: 978-1-109-14784-1
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