Mindtrek 2007 Kari A Hintikka Feedworld

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Mindtrek 2007 Kari A Hintikka Feedworld

  1. 1. The Feedverse - How the RSS Feeds Change Social Interaction on the Internet Mindtrek 2007 Kari A. Hintikka University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  2. 2. Briefing <ul><li>The concept and usages of (RSS) feeds (briefly) </li></ul><ul><li>Metaverse Roadmap 2016 - four layers of reality </li></ul><ul><li>Feedworld model - how people jaikus at Mindtrek </li></ul><ul><li>How feeds are bridging four metaverse layers </li></ul><ul><li>Preliminary conclusions </li></ul>
  3. 3. RSS feed, short introduction <ul><li>Rich Site Summary; Really Simple Syndication </li></ul><ul><li>text-based feed or stream which tells about the changes of external or internal www service </li></ul><ul><li>basic use is for getting notices about news and blog titles </li></ul><ul><li>easiest way to harness the power of so called Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>benefits both a content creator and an user </li></ul><ul><li>very light way to transfer and mass distribute (almost) realtime data </li></ul><ul><li>instead that an user visits all the time on news services, now </li></ul><ul><ul><li>news come to an user </li></ul></ul><ul><li>three basic interfaces </li></ul><ul><ul><li>www browser, reader application, www reader service </li></ul></ul><ul><li>contents of feeds are generated automatically, these is no need to create items for feeds separately </li></ul>
  4. 4. Feeds - more usages <ul><li>1) among news and blog titles, feeds could be used for example for press and market releases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>product, service and version news </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>information for members or workers for example in negotiations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2) metafeeds: it is possible to aggregate for example from dozens www sites into one feed </li></ul><ul><ul><li>jobs, apartments, travels etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3) oneself creates information once, and feed it to many places </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jaiku presence to own homesite </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jaiku comments to Facebook </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>blog headers to Facebook </li></ul></ul><ul><li>4) no need to be online 24/7/365 </li></ul><ul><li>5) mobile use - almost everywhere </li></ul>
  5. 5. Feeds - what people are socially doing on the net <ul><li>but instead of just announcing about news, feeds are used more and more to notice what people are socially doing on the net at the moment </li></ul><ul><li>in simple examples, with feeds, you will know when </li></ul><ul><ul><li>you get new friends at Facebook on LinkedIn </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>new interesting video / image / song is added </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>someone has done something in editorial process </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>someone has commented you (in blog, Jaiku etc) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>interesting del.icio.us-link has made </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>rated rental apartment (in USA) </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Classic dualism: material versus synthetic world <ul><li>traditional thinking: </li></ul><ul><li>material reality (”meat world”) and </li></ul><ul><li>virtual / artificial / reality including cyberspace </li></ul><ul><ul><li>sub domain: telepresence like in phone </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Now the different layers of reality are not developing any more separately </li></ul><ul><li>Metaverse Roadmap (2007) has proposed that all the different layers of reality will emerge to one complex (mess) till 2016 - Metaverse (coined by Neal Stephenson) </li></ul>
  7. 7. Metaverse Roadmap - four layers of the reality Augmentation Simulation Intimate External Augmented Reality Lifelogging Virtual Worlds Mirror Worlds Metaverse Roadmap © 2007
  8. 8. Shortly about the layers Augmentation Simulation Intimate External Augmented Reality Lifelogging Virtual Worlds Mirror Worlds Metaverse Roadmap © 2007 Second Life, Sims, World of Warcraft Google Earth, Microsoft Virtual Earth, Everyscape protos like Nokia, HMDs protos like wearcams, recorders
  9. 9. The feeds are at the moment the key stream to bind these layers together <ul><li>on the future, advanced solutions, applications and devices are created </li></ul><ul><li>then some rude adaptations nowadays </li></ul><ul><li>people share and update GPS coordinates </li></ul><ul><ul><li>www.gps-waypoints.net </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>sightseeings, shops - and camera control points in Finland </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>drivers load camera maps and can proactively navigate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>people report from conference and seminars realtime, Jaiku#mindtrek </li></ul><ul><li>people report from synthetic worlds, concerts, riots, catastrophes </li></ul><ul><li>Twittervision, Flickrvision </li></ul>
  10. 10. A) Ancient method: people report from conference and seminars realtime Traditional model at capturing slide at conference Speaker Listener user 1 user 2 user 3 Takes snapshot of Powerpoint slide(s) Sends snapshots realtime to organization Internal distribution on intranet, email, mobiles etc.
  11. 11. A) Feedworld model - people report from conference and seminars realtime Speaker Listener 2 Listener 3 Listener 1 micro- blogging, sms Jaiku, Twitter blogging, laptop & wlan blog Feed aggregator like Feedburner Listener 4 video, mobile YouTube Flickr images, mobile Podcasting (audio) (depends on situation) microchannels user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3
  12. 12. A) Feedback model - users comment conference and seminars realtime Speaker Listener 2 micro- blogging, sms, wlan Jaiku, Twitter RSS Feed from Jaiku, Twitter with microchannels like Jaiku, readers can ask comments via commentator answers of speaker is channeled again user 1 user 2 user 3 user 2 user 3 user 1
  13. 13. B) Feedworld model - people report from synthetic worlds realtime Speaker in Second Life Listener 2 Listener 3 Listener 1 micro- blogging Jaiku, Twitter blogging, laptop & wlan Feed aggregator like Feedburner Listener 4 Skype, podcast YouTube Other secondlifers user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3 user 1 user 2 user 3
  14. 14. Merging feeds and layers in Metaverse Augmentation Simulation Intimate External Augmented Reality Lifelogging Virtual Worlds Mirror Worlds realtime disaster feeds mobile recording audio/video podcast drivers traffic camera alerting Twittervision Flickrvision Second Life happenings mashups Google Maps mashups rumours: Google Earth-Second Life ? Skype / phone calls
  15. 15. Conclusions: possible impacts and the relevance of the Feedworld <ul><li>speed of the distribued (dis)information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>beme (aka blogosphere meme) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>fastest information channel in the whole history of the mankind </li></ul></ul><ul><li>new kind of realtime interaction between four layers (places) </li></ul><ul><li>the rising merging of material, representative, augmented and synthetic worlds </li></ul>
  16. 16. Thank You! <ul><li>Kari A. Hintikka </li></ul><ul><li>kari . hintikka (a) gmail . com </li></ul><ul><li>www.kah.fi </li></ul><ul><li>ubiq.jaiku.com </li></ul><ul><li>check also jaiku.com/channel/mindtrek (during Mindtrek) </li></ul>

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