(This is a Guest Post with my blog serving as a place to publish ideas on how to use Scripture App Builder.)
Here is our new media product in Copala Triqui that we have begun shipping to distribution partners in Oaxaca. Itꞌs a 4gb micro-SD card loaded with: Continue reading “Loading MicroSD cards with digital Scripture materials”
About a year ago I wrote a blog post outlining why I had chosen the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition. This is a follow-up to go back and review my reasons at the time and see how things actually panned out. Continue reading “One Year Later: Galaxy S4 Google Edition”
A few months ago I was introduced to a system for building Android apps for Scripture Engagement that was being developed by a colleague working in West Africa. It takes the scripture text and audio that we already have and bundles it together into something that really is equal to more than the sum of the parts. I have been privileged to be part of the alpha testing and wanted to share with you why I am so excited about this project.
Continue reading “Going Mobile with Translated Scripture”
A few months ago I read a news article about a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on programming for Android. It seemed like the perfect opportunity to test some ideas that I had been having, so I signed up. Having just finished my last assignment a few days ago, I want to share a few thoughts from my experience. Continue reading “Reactions to taking a MOOC on Programming for Android”
For those of you who follow my blog (all both of you), you know that I am very interested in how technology can be used in the ministry of Lutheran Bible Translators. So far I have been working primarily with Apple and Microsoft devices, but I am now jumping into the world of Android.
Continue reading “Why I chose the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition”
I’m going to continue with what could be considered another tangent, but like the company’s philosophy, it has many implications for how the device can be used. In nature, an ecosystem is the environment around an organism that allows it to eat, breathe and live. A computing device also relies on outside influences to make it useful. This is why a company can come out with a brilliant device and it can flop, or a mediocre device and it can sell like hotcakes. Continue reading “Microsoft Surface RT Review, Part IV: Ecosystem”