The grab bag -random topics
JQuery mobile - tool to build mobile apps with HTML
Bit.ly - link shortening tool, interview with one of their developer about privacy and analytic data. They will not sell data. Ly at the end of their name means their site is hosted in Libya. Add a + at the end of a bit.ly address and you can see the analytic data for access through the bolt.ly URL.
JotForm and Dropbox - create a form which will automatically send a file to your Dropbox
Slideshare - start a meeting through zip cast using your already uploaded PowerPoint. VoIP, chat, broadcast with Twitter or Facebook all with one click.
Access no matter where you are.
Contextual, situated and location-aware mLearning
Present and future
Marker-based and markerless tools
Augmented reality - combining real world and virtual data
Demo of reverse words - takes a pic of a sign and translates
Apps that recognize where you are through gps and photo and overlays data about locations (restaurants, nearest Starbucks, etc)
Google goggles - take a photo and it analyzes and pulls info from google search
App that "rebuilds ruins" from photo you take
-UPC codes, barcodes
-Amazon, blog posts, books to go for more info, business cards to go to your online portfolio?
-NYC parks had game using QR codes
-Library management system
-tracking student attendance using student ids
-disney Kim AR game
Near field communication
-at museum - Cebtre Pompidou SmartMuse - fields in the floor that visitors use their phones to interact with
AR fun - hallmark app