On this page everyone will put down what they found out as research for Justin.tv. For each person could you please answer the questions given, and if there is more information that you believe is important add that as well. Thank you everyone!
Now that we have quite a bit of information could everyone please answer the following questions on this page instead of the comments. Once most of the questions have been answered could the writers please begin rewriting the answers/questions in a better format, and then the designers could you please start to outline what the page will look like once the writers start their process. Thanks guys we're on a roll!!!
a.) What is the title of the application? Who developed it?
Justin.tv is a online interactive website constructed by Yale and M.I.T. grads in October of 2006. The website is very similar to youtube and has 41 million unique visitors per month and 428,000 channels. The Justin.tv platform pushes more than 177 Gbps of video at peak usage - the equivalent of 16,946 standard DVDs per hour. It is based in San Francisco
Important Justin.tv people-
Founder and President
VP Software Development
b.) What is the purpose of the application (that is, what does it do)?
Justin.tv is the leader in live video and the place to broadcast and share video online.(justin.tv)
c.) How does it work? Briefly, what does one have to do to start using it?
d.)How is it related to other applications (that is, can it be used in conjunction with other applications)?
e.) What are some unique ways of using this application?
Justin.tv has quite a few unique ways of using the application. One unique application Justin.tv has would be the fact that one can use a live feed of themselves to talk to others. The live feed can be used for anything that needs to be viewed. Whether it be someone simply talking into the feed to teach a lesson, or showing first hand how to work something. Justin.tv is also all User-Provided which means that the user provides and controls all the information that is given out.
f.) How could the application be used within an educational/learning situation? (Please provide multipule content area lesson plans within the lesson plan page)
c.) Post Secondary
g.) What are some examples (e.g.,web sites) of it being used to illustrate its current educational value or potential value?
h.) For those teams with international partners, how is the application used in their countries? Are there unique features of the application that may be more relevant to those outside the US?