PhET Progress Report
June 18, 2008
An online version of this report is available here.
Here’s a pie chart representation of the time distribution.
States of Matter
Met with John to discuss/collaborate
Discussed why Japanese version is launching when English is expected
Rewrote forces-1d to use new common property loader
Discussed Flash translation & deploy with Chris
Bugfix for charts
Quick fixes for Trish; units labels were wrong for secondary character (beetle)
Translation-Deploy: Marj has started deploying translations
Look and Feel
Brief discussion of sim look and feel, postponed for a few weeks.
Quick fixes for Trish, posted on dev as 1.03.01
Deployed Fitness 0.00.43 – 0.00.45
Meetings with Noah P & Kathy
Clean up to-do documentation
Renamed to Eating & Exercise
Tooltips appear and disappear at the right times
Changed graph range to 1 year instead of 5 years
Slider text box values can go outside the slider range
Here is a sticky link for to-do docs
Bugfixes for sliders, drag & drop, icon labels, rescaling
Need 1 or 2 more meetings to discuss outstanding issues in to-do list.
Improvements for CCK
Discuss translation of Flash sims, with Mike & Chris & Dano
Lasers lifetime sliders and ease of lasing (see email from Sam M)