From Global to Local: Mobile, Mapping and Action
by Christian Kreutz
www.crisscrossed.net
2	
  
„It	
  is	
  es(mated	
  as	
  much	
  as	
  80%	
  of	
  
data	
  contains	
  geo-­‐referenced	
  
informa(on.“	
  ...
3	
  
“It	
  is	
  not	
  about	
  mobile	
  any	
  more.	
  It	
  
is	
  the	
  convergence	
  from	
  the	
  social	
  
...
4	
  
SMS service for agriculture and health tips
5	
  
Did	
  you	
  know	
  that	
  the	
  new	
  
Grameen,	
  Google,	
  MTN	
  and	
  BROSDI	
  
SMS	
  service	
  in	
 ...
6	
  
Ci(zen	
  journalism	
  from	
  anywhere...	
  
7	
  
h)p://voicesofafrica.africanews.com	
  
Mobile Reporter across Africa
8	
  
Ci(zen	
  ac(on	
  from	
  anywhere...	
  
Reporting problems right from the scene
http://www.fixmystreet.com/
http://stopstockouts.org/ushahidi/
Reporting problems right from the scene
11	
  
How	
  can	
  that	
  help	
  to	
  monitor	
  and	
  
evaluate	
  development	
  projects?	
  
http://www.greenmap.org/
http://en.oreilly.com/where2009/public/schedule/detail/7891
14	
  
Imagine	
  people	
  start	
  worldwide	
  to	
  
map	
  their	
  environment.	
  	
  
15	
  
What	
  makes	
  digital	
  maps	
  different?	
  
16	
  
17	
  
*	
  Recogni(on:	
  Ooh	
  that’s	
  the	
  place	
  
we	
  are	
  talking	
  about!	
  
	
  *	
  A	
  feeling	
  o...
18	
  
Combining	
  maps	
  and	
  data!	
  
20	
  
-­‐	
  Surveillance	
  cameras	
  in	
  my	
  neighbourhood	
  
-­‐ 	
  Accessibility	
  of	
  facili(es	
  
-­‐ 	
...
Google	
  Traffic	
  Data	
  
http://www.datavisualization.ch/showcases/traffic-on-googlemaps
http://busroutes.in/chennai/
23	
  
Photo by cmbjn843 @flickrLocation-based services
24	
  
Mapping	
  protest	
  
26	
  
Geospa(al	
  Web	
  
http://www.openstreetmap.org/
OpenStreetMap of Kabul
Google Map of Kabul
Areas	
  already	
  mapped	
  in	
  OpenStreetMap.Org	
  
Source: http://www.slideshare.net/ajturner/
drupal-and-the-geosp...
www.developmentseed.org
31	
  
Loca(on	
  for	
  relevance	
  
	
   	
  	
  
	
   	
   	
   	
   	
  Loca(on	
  as	
  a	
  filter	
  
Andrew	
  Turner:	
  h)p://www.slideshare.net/ajturner/drupal-­‐and-­‐the-­‐geospaMal-­‐web	
  
33	
  
Informa(on	
  
	
   	
   	
  Filter	
  1:	
  Topic	
  
	
   	
   	
   	
   	
  Filter	
  2:	
  Person	
  
	
   	
  ...
34	
  
Cau(on	
  
	
   	
   	
  Privacy	
  vs.	
  Transparency	
  
	
   	
   	
   	
   	
   	
  Manipula(on	
  of	
  Maps	...
35	
  
Thank	
  you	
  very	
  much	
  
for	
  your	
  aeen(on!	
  
www.crisscrossed.net	
  
Photos:	
  	
  
CreaMve	
  Co...
From Global to Local: Mobile, Mapping and Action
From Global to Local: Mobile, Mapping and Action
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

From Global to Local: Mobile, Mapping and Action

708

Published on

Location, mobile phones and the Internet, combined together, are becoming an attractive amalgam for new opportunities. There is a fascinating trend to see the convergence of mobile technologies connected to the Internet and the rising importance of location. This is not just another hype, but could really be interesting for the non-profit arena.

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
3 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
708
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
19
Comments
0
Likes
3
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • Mobile phones and mapping – a journey around the present and future
  • Transcript of "From Global to Local: Mobile, Mapping and Action"

    1. 1. From Global to Local: Mobile, Mapping and Action by Christian Kreutz www.crisscrossed.net
    2. 2. 2   „It  is  es(mated  as  much  as  80%  of   data  contains  geo-­‐referenced   informa(on.“   (Liping  Di)    
    3. 3. 3   “It  is  not  about  mobile  any  more.  It   is  the  convergence  from  the  social   web  with  the  mobile.  The  mobile  let   you  interact  within  a  network  in  a   highly  contextual  way.”     Teemu  Arina  
    4. 4. 4   SMS service for agriculture and health tips
    5. 5. 5   Did  you  know  that  the  new   Grameen,  Google,  MTN  and  BROSDI   SMS  service  in  Uganda  received  ....   1  Million  queries  in  the  first   few  weeks!  
    6. 6. 6   Ci(zen  journalism  from  anywhere...  
    7. 7. 7   h)p://voicesofafrica.africanews.com   Mobile Reporter across Africa
    8. 8. 8   Ci(zen  ac(on  from  anywhere...  
    9. 9. Reporting problems right from the scene http://www.fixmystreet.com/
    10. 10. http://stopstockouts.org/ushahidi/ Reporting problems right from the scene
    11. 11. 11   How  can  that  help  to  monitor  and   evaluate  development  projects?  
    12. 12. http://www.greenmap.org/
    13. 13. http://en.oreilly.com/where2009/public/schedule/detail/7891
    14. 14. 14   Imagine  people  start  worldwide  to   map  their  environment.    
    15. 15. 15   What  makes  digital  maps  different?  
    16. 16. 16  
    17. 17. 17   *  Recogni(on:  Ooh  that’s  the  place   we  are  talking  about!    *  A  feeling  of  connec(on:  It’s   around  the  corner!   *  Connec(ng  the  dots  (topics)  on   complex  issues.   *  Engagement:  This  has  to  change!  I   want  to  help  out.  
    18. 18. 18   Combining  maps  and  data!  
    19. 19. 20   -­‐  Surveillance  cameras  in  my  neighbourhood   -­‐   Accessibility  of  facili(es   -­‐   Bike  tracks  in  my  city   -­‐   Places  we  want  to  change   -­‐  Places  we  want  to  change   differently  
    20. 20. Google  Traffic  Data   http://www.datavisualization.ch/showcases/traffic-on-googlemaps
    21. 21. http://busroutes.in/chennai/
    22. 22. 23   Photo by cmbjn843 @flickrLocation-based services
    23. 23. 24   Mapping  protest  
    24. 24. 26   Geospa(al  Web  
    25. 25. http://www.openstreetmap.org/ OpenStreetMap of Kabul
    26. 26. Google Map of Kabul
    27. 27. Areas  already  mapped  in  OpenStreetMap.Org   Source: http://www.slideshare.net/ajturner/ drupal-and-the-geospatial-web
    28. 28. www.developmentseed.org
    29. 29. 31   Loca(on  for  relevance                  Loca(on  as  a  filter  
    30. 30. Andrew  Turner:  h)p://www.slideshare.net/ajturner/drupal-­‐and-­‐the-­‐geospaMal-­‐web  
    31. 31. 33   Informa(on        Filter  1:  Topic            Filter  2:  Person      Filter  3:  Loca(on  
    32. 32. 34   Cau(on        Privacy  vs.  Transparency              Manipula(on  of  Maps   Aeen(on  Span        
    33. 33. 35   Thank  you  very  much   for  your  aeen(on!   www.crisscrossed.net   Photos:     CreaMve  Commons  License   Photo: Kalense Kid @Flickr
    1. A particular slide catching your eye?

      Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

    ×