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dc.contributor.advisorAndersen, Anders
dc.contributor.advisorArthur, Kim Daniel
dc.contributor.authorLomax, Jørn Vollan
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-26T13:21:33Z
dc.date.available2015-08-26T13:21:33Z
dc.date.issued2015-06-15
dc.description.abstractThe video games industry is now one of the biggest entertainment industries in the world. Forb es magazine estimates that the video game industry will sell games for 70 billion dollars by the end of 2015, and the biggest growth is in the mobile market. While most of the video game industry is creating games strictly for entertainment purp oses, there is a growing demand for games that can b e used for other applications. This pap er will lo ok into making games that help children learn and prepare them for the highly technological world they will grow up in. Touch screen were a novelty 10 years ago, now touch screens are found in multiple places, and it can b e b eneficial to intro duce children to this technology early. The pap er will also lo ok at how video games are created, the limitations of creating games for mobile devices and mobile technology and lo ok at some of the b enefits and drawback of mobile games.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10037/7990
dc.identifier.urnURN:NBN:no-uit_munin_7570
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherUiT Norges arktiske universiteten_US
dc.publisherUiT The Arctic University of Norwayen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsopenAccess
dc.rights.holderCopyright 2015 The Author(s)
dc.subject.courseIDINF-3981en_US
dc.subjectVDP::Matematikk og Naturvitenskap: 400::Informasjons- og kommunikasjonsvitenskap: 420::Kommunikasjon og distribuerte systemer: 423en_US
dc.subjectVDP::Mathematics and natural science: 400::Information and communication science: 420::Communication and distributed systems: 423en_US
dc.titleHelping activate children through the use of video gamesen_US
dc.typeMaster thesisen_US
dc.typeMastergradsoppgaveen_US


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