ICT Class Homepage

Information and Communication Technologies class homepage               Kansai University Global Frontier (関西大学 国際部 KUGF)                remaining online from 2020 as an open educational resource          by Steve McCarty
Class documents and sites

Facebook Group | Syllabus | APA Format and Style Guide | Google Scholar
Academic Paper OutlineAcademic Paper TipsPaper Organization Checklist
Follow the World Association for Online Education Facebook Page
For ICT in Japan, see the Japanese Computerization and Society class homepage

Academic study of ICT

Presentation on e-Learning & mobile language learning / Chart of ICT levels | Keynote address on Disruptive Technology | Internet trends 2017 report | ITU global ICT report | Online & Mobile trends | Paper on learning English online


Definition of MOOCs (massive open online courses) | For-credit MOOCs in India | Article on Learning Management Systems (LMS) | Top 200 technologies for education | Learning languages online (free app for vocabulary) | e-Learning timeline | e-Portfolio video | Top Educational Technology Trends | Universities must prepare for technology-enabled future

Mobile phones and m-Learning

Presentation on Mobile Internet & Language Learning | Psychology of gamification | Gamification might not help learning | The Attention Economy video | Smartphones harming youth? | Addiction is to social interaction, not smartphones

Social Media

Developing countries can’t quit Facebook | Facebook plans to imitate WeChat / Video about WeChat | Why Twitter keeps character limit for Japanese & Chinese | How tech companies dominate Americans’ time | EU protects user data privacy | Tech-life balance

ICT in various fields

Virtual & Augmented Reality | Internet of Things | AI in Chatbots (Machine learning, natural language & computer vision) | Machine intelligence remaking the U.S. economy (video) | Microsoft changing to cloud computing & AI (2018) | Easing use of AI (MIT, 2017) | Wired Guide to AI (2018) | Japanese e-commerce | Amazon Japan robot army in Ibaraki, Osaka (+ short video) | Google Cloud, AI & Machine Learning boosts Fast Retailing | Cybercrime research report | Blockchain technology (2017) | Line to integrate cryptocurrencies (2018) |Eco-friendly Mobile apps (NYT, 2017) | Silicon Valley engineer in Tokyo (2018) | Spotify, Apple Music & Streaming / Spotify invests in podcasting | Future of big data & biotech (video 3-8:11 minutes) | Datamation IT news | Information Week

e-mail Steve McCarty | Homepage | Updated on February 5, 2020