Tel-Aviv University
Blavatnik School of Computer Science
Google Technologies for Web Development (TAU, 2009/2010, Semester B)

This is a workshop focusing on Google tools and technologies for Web Development.
These include iGoogle Gadgets, Google Wave, Android (Google Phone), Google Maps, YouTube API, Google Visualization API, Google AppEngine and more.

Students will group in teams of 4 students. Each group will come up with a project for the semster.
Project will include designing and developing a live web system.

The course will include several frontal lectures going over the technologies, and the rest of the semester will include project reviews (initial project presentation, design and workplan review, several iterations of project demos and finally a complete project presentation).
Each group will also maintain a web page with project documentation and design documents.

See workshop requirements.

Classes will be on Mondays 10-12 on:
    + Meeting 1, 22/02/2010 - introduction, forming groups, standing on the shoulders of giants
    + Meeting 2, 01/03/2010 - Web development, Google API
    + Meeting 3, 08/03/2010 - Google code, SVN, App Engine, GWT, starting group presentations
    + Meeting 4, 15/03/2010 - group presentation continues

    + Meeting 5, 12/04/2009 - Milestone 1 presentation - Proof Of Concept

    + Meeting 6, 07/06/2010 - Final presentation (Milestone 2, BETA)

Note: There will be no meeting during "lab hours".

contact email: taugadgets@gmail.com
Google group - please sign up (you need to apply to join) and find teams. 

TAU calendar

For references, see previous semesters:
2007/8 A.
2007/8 B.