TOC – Augmented Reality and You, Christine Perey, Perey Research and Consulting, Feb. 24
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AR is often confused with visual search like google goggles or Nokia point & find, Ricoh iCandy, or kooaba interactive print. (i.e.google goggles, it’s confused b/c a person can take a a picture of a book cover and then the search engine actually brought back results. The publisher didn’t do anything in this instance).
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Attended a virtual conference today, “The Handheld Librarian.”Â There were two presentations on ebooks, one related to Kindles in libraries and the other on ebook devices.Â The latter, presented by Charlotte Johnson of Southern Illinois University, highlighted the resourceful LibGuide she has developed on ebook reading devices.Â It is available from the SIU Edwardsville site.Â She has a section for each major device including Sony Reader, Kindle, Apple iTouch/iPhone, Plastic Logic, iRex, and Augmented Reality.
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