Geeks bearing gifts september2012

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Geeks bearing gifts september2012

  1. 1. GEEKS BEARING GIFTS: UNWRAPPING NEW TECHNOLOGY TRENDS Andrew Youngkin Emerging Technologies/Evaluation Coordinator NN/LM-SE/A University of Maryland, Baltimore
  2. 2. AGENDA• Introductions• Objectives/Methodology• QR Codes Lecture • Activity• Cloud Computing • Lecture • Activity• NFC• Augmented Reality• Conclusion
  3. 3. GOALS• Enhance awareness of some select emerging technologies and how they might be usefully employed in library and educational settings• Take time to practice with some emerging technologies• Take away ideas of how to integrate new and emerging technologies and tools into classroom and presentations• Provoke a general and growing curiosity about the types of technologies around the corner—especially those predicted to significantly affect how we live, work, and play
  4. 4. TOPICS OUTLINE• QR Codes• The Cloud• Near Field Communication (NFC)• Augmented Reality
  5. 5. OBJECTIVESAt the end of the session, learners will be able to:• Using a QR code generator, will create a QR Code• Using a QR Reader, will scan and review information retrieved by a QR Code• Understand why QR Codes are useful and how they might be employed in libraries• Discover several cloud computing applications and practice using at least one new application• Understand how and why of cloud computing in libraries• Through observed demonstration and group discussion, will investigate and discover 5-6 new augmented reality applications/tools• Through discussion, will better understand NFC and several new and/or meaningful uses in both library and non-library settings
  6. 6. METHODOLOGY• In- class instruction, discussion, and practical application of topics, techniques• Real world examples and expert demonstrations by video• Topics chosen accordingly to perceived interest and need based on pre-course assessment
  7. 7. GARTNER HYPE CYCLE
  8. 8. QR CODES Facebook Billboards T-Shirts Advertising
  9. 9. EXAMPLES• Calendar Event• Contact Information• Email Address• Geo Location• Phone Number• SMS• Text (plain text)• URL• Wifi Network
  10. 10. TESCO
  11. 11. REAL WORLD HEALTH QR CODES• Scan QR Code from wall map..get a digital copy you can carry with you• “Buy fresh, buy local” QR Code that, when scanned, provides consumers to nearest farmers market• QR Code that directs consumers to mobile site and allows scheduling health check-ups• QR Codes placed in printed material that, when scanned, link to video
  12. 12. LIBRARY QR CODE USES• Wayfinding• Link to E-resources, Databases• Link to “question of the week”• Scavenger Hunts w/Interactive clues• Book Reviews• Promote Website, Social Network• Advertise Events
  13. 13. CREATING A QR CODEIdentify content to be linked to QR CodeSelect QR generator to create the QR CodeInput data into QR Code GeneratorDownload QR code (save or open)Place QR code where desired (Business card, Flyer, poster, artwork etc.)
  14. 14. QR CODE GENERATORS• Delivr, http://delivr.com/qr-code-generator• Jumpscan, http://jumpscan.com/• University of Bath, http://www.bath.ac.uk/barcodes/create.php• Zxing, http://zxing.appspot.com/generator/
  15. 15. READING A QR CODE• Install QR Code Reader/Scanner to Mobile Device• Open Application• Point and Frame QR Code• Enjoy linked content
  16. 16. QR CODE READERS• Microsoft Tag Reader (multiple platforms), http://tag.microsoft.com/consumer/index.aspx (only works for Microsoft Tags)• QR Code Readers, http://www.mobile-barcodes.com/qr-code-software/• (Another list of ) QR Code Readers, http://2d-code.co.uk/qr-code-readers/• QuickMark Barcode Scanner (Android), http://www.appbrain.com/app/quickmark-barcode- scanner/tw.com.quickmark• RedLaser (iPhone), http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/redlaser/id312720263?mt=8 (also scans UPC, EAN, UPC-E and EAN-8 barcodes)• Semacode (iPhone), http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/semacode-free-qr-code- scanner/id347501083?mt=8
  17. 17. PRACTICE ACTIVITY• Open http://zxing.appspot.com/generator/ in your browser.• Make 3 different QR codes:• Contact Information• Text• URL• After you make each one, right-click and save the image to your desktop. (You may have to give each a unique name).
  18. 18. PRACTICE ACTIVITY 2• Mobile Device users, download free QR reader/scanner app• Practice reading/scanning QR codes• Share with those w/out mobile devices
  19. 19. THE CLOUD
  20. 20. COMPUTING PARADIGM SHIFT
  21. 21. CLOUD APPLICATIONS • iCloud (Apple) • Google Drive • Amazon Cloud Drive • SkyDrive (Microsoft) • Dropbox • Evernote • Slideshare • 2Clud • Awesome Drop • Remember the Milk
  22. 22. DROPBOX
  23. 23. SKYDRIVE
  24. 24. EXERCISE: CHOOSE YOUR CLOUD• Choose a Cloud Application (Google Drive, Skydrive, Dropbox, Evernote, etc.)• Create an account• Create 3 documents, save to new account• Bonus—Download app to mobile device, tablet, laptop—log-in to application and access from secondary device• http://www.fastcompany.com/1835756/which-cloud-should-you-seed-with-your- data?partner=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A +fastcompany%2Fheadlines+%28Fast+Company+Headlines%29
  25. 25. BREAK
  26. 26. NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATIONS (NFC)
  27. 27. MOBILE MARKETING
  28. 28. MOBILE PAYMENTS
  29. 29. KEYS
  30. 30. LIBRARY INVENTORY & SELF CHECKOUT
  31. 31. AIRPORT LUGGAGE
  32. 32. NFC IN HEALTHCARE• Patient Check ins• Provider Notifications
  33. 33. NFC BRACELETS
  34. 34. NFC PASSPORTS
  35. 35. CONCERNS W/ NFC• Privacy• Security
  36. 36. AUGMENTED REALITY Photo: http://augreality.pbworks.com/w/page/9469034/Current%20Applications%20of%20AR
  37. 37. Image credit:http://lemonsblack.com/the-terminators-vision/
  38. 38. Photo:http://treilanderror.blogspot.com/2012/07/11-design-principles-for-augmented.html
  39. 39. Photo: http://www.theuksportsnetwork.com/datatainment-how-data-can-engage-sports-fans
  40. 40. Photo: http://treilanderror.blogspot.com/2012/07/11-design-principles-for-augmented.html
  41. 41. • AR Applications
  42. 42. SPYGLASS Photo: http://www.businessinsider.com/best-augmented-reality-apps-for-iphone-and-ios-2011-3?op=1
  43. 43. AUGMENTED STARGAZING
  44. 44. LEAFSNAP
  45. 45. “ADJUSTED” REALITY
  46. 46. Technology in Libraries
  47. 47. AUGMENTED SHELF READING
  48. 48. Photo: http://www.aurasma.com/what-is-it
  49. 49. Photo: www.poweredbystring.com/
  50. 50. Photo: www.poweredbystring.com/
  51. 51. WHAT OTHERS?
  52. 52. Wearable/Integrated Displays
  53. 53. BROTHER AIRSCOUTER
  54. 54. BIOMED INFO AND PERFORMANCE
  55. 55. PROJECT GLASS• http://youtu.be/9c6W4CCU9M4
  56. 56. BIONIC VISION• http://youtu.be/yHIynl9W3GM?t=18s
  57. 57. DISCUSSION• Thoughts?• Implications?• Challenges?• Opportunities?
  58. 58. CONCLUDING THOUGHTS• Human to Device interaction should be driven by need for Human to human interaction — technology as a facilitator• Adopt/Use technologies that are relevant, applicable
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  60. 60. • Harley Geiger, NFC Phones Raise Opportunities, Privacy and Security Issues, Center for Democracy and Technology, April 11, 2011.• "Gingerbread feature: Near Field Communication". Android Central. 21 Dec 2010. Retrieved 15 June 2011.• "What is NFC?". NFC Forum. Retrieved 14 June 2011.• "Google Wallet - where it works". Google. Retrieved 11 December 2011. Current participating retailers include: Macys, American Eagle, and Subway.• Nosowitz, Dan (1 March 2011). "Everything You Need to Know About Near Field Communication". Popular Science Magazine. Popular Science. Retrieved 14 June 2011.• "NFC as Technology Enabler". NFC Forum. Retrieved 15 June 2011.• "France national home care services association to roll out NFC services", Near Field Communications World, March 24, 2010.• ^ "Consortium wins funding to develop specialist NFC TSM for home healthcare services", NFC World, October 15, 2010.• A Librarians Field Guide to Near Field Communication. Sheli McHugh and Kristen Yarmey. Pennsylvania Library Association. Oct. 2011. Accessed at: http://www.slideshare.net/kristenyt/a-librarians-field-guide-to-near-field- communication.• Biblio News. June 2011. http://www.mickfortune.com/Store/BiblioNews.pdf
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  62. 62. CONTACTAndrew YoungkinUniversity of Maryland, BaltimoreHealth Sciences & Human Services LibraryNNLM, SE/A, Suite 508601 West Lombard StreetBaltimore, Maryland 21201800.338.7657 (in region)410.706.2855Email: ayoungki@hshsl.umaryland.eduSkype: andrew.youngkin1Blog: http://nnlm.gov/sea/newsletter/Web: www.nnlm.gov/sea

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