Every Thursday the Facebook group ‘Educational App Talk’ E.A.T. organizes a chat on different educational topics and features a variety of hosts. Participants are teachers, educators, parents, authors, and developers of educational applications. Chats are organized either as a presentation of innovative applications, done by the developer/company or as a broad discussion, where all participants share their opinions, knowledge, and experiences.
The next "EAT" chat will be on 04/25/19
HOST: Tatyana Belyavskaya
TOPIC: The new bundle of video games, called Apple Arcade. (Games, that redefine games)
Apple Arcade will Feature Brand New, Original Games from Acclaimed Indie Developers, Major Studios and Legendary Creators Hironobu Sakaguchi, Ken Wong and Will Wright
Apple Arcade games will redefine games and be curated based on originality, quality, creativity, fun and their appeal to players of all ages. Apple Arcade will give customers the freedom to try any game from its handpicked collection of titles that are all-you-can-play, have no ads, ad tracking or additional purchases, and respect user privacy.
Tatyana will facilitate discussion focusing on these points:
- Apple Arcade is s single subscription will provide access to more than 100 games on an all-you-can play basis, without advertisements or in-app purchases.
- How Apple Arcade is organized.
- What Apple Arcade means for indie games developers
- What is known about the companies/games that are confirmed for Apple Arcade already
- How to be accepted into Apple Arcade?
- Are educational apps will be accepted & included in Apple Arcade?
If you would like to host an EdAppTalk contact Tatyana and she will get you and your topic on the calendar. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tatyana Belyavskaya taught on the college level in St. Petersburg, Russia for more than 20 years and moved to the USA in 1991. Over the next 20-years, she was a software engineer, a web designer, a database administrator, and an information systems analyst. Prompted by their grandkids’ math questions and problems, Tatyana and her husband (who is the software developer) decided to reach more children helping them to master basic math skills. They published a few tablets, phone and desktop applications for arithmetic practice. Tatyana likes to read and travel.