Augmented reality ties the physical and virtual worlds. These science fiction sounding applications are just the beginning of bringing the Internet to the physical world. Just pointing your phone at a historic building or direction, can bring a wealth of information to the user. Join us to learn about popular Augmented Reality Applications such as Layar, Wikitude, Red Laser and others and how they will change our information seeking behaviors in the future.
2. What is Augmented Reality? A type ofvirtualreality that combines real and imagined images in a real-time session. In augmented reality, most of the images are real. Defined in PC Magazine 3. . Connecting Improving Changing Enhancing Its already changing how we view the world Supplementing 4. QR Codes 5. Around Me 6. Visual shopping & Beyond Google Goggles Amazon Red Laser Snaptell 7. Red Laser 8. Wikitude 9. Layar 10. Coming Soon To Layar 11. AcrossAIR 12. Change Someones Life Apps:DanKam: Colorblind Fix, LookTel, Meal Snap 13. Other Niche Products Starchart CarFinder SnapShop London Tube Sea Breeze AR Soccer Golfscape Social Shopper SpyGlass Yelp App: Star Chart, Top Apps 14. AR in Cars 15. Source: Wired Magazine 16. Facial Recognition for the masses Source:face.com 17. Shelf Reading? ReadWriteWeb 18. Changing information Seeking Behavior? Search by photo Immediacy of information Sharing crowdsourced information as readily available (or more) than authoritative sources Privacy? 19. Ready to Create your Own? Tools: Video Display Video Camera AR Toolkit Blender FLARToolkit More info @ Daniel Frommelts 2009 Presentation 20. Contact @novarelibrary facebook.com/novarelibraryservices delicious.com/dee987/Augmentedreality Novarelibrary.com/news email@example.com 877.816.9638/www.slideshare.net/dee987