Talking things
Follow
Find
585 views | +0 today
Talking things
Ideas & news about Communication between People and Objects. A world where we can talk to everything. ( http://www.intoote.it )
Curated by roberto gilli
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by roberto gilli from Digital-News on Scoop.it today
Scoop.it!

Mapping mobile learning

Mapping mobile learning | Talking things | Scoop.it
Mobile technology is a game changer. For many that is already a reality. I have previously written on this blog about how mobile technology can give the edge and also about some of the social implications of learning on the move.

Via Thomas Faltin
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

5 Ways Machines Will Change the Game for Customer Loyalty – Innovation Insights

5 Ways Machines Will Change the Game for Customer Loyalty – Innovation Insights | Talking things | Scoop.it
RT @JAdP: An innovative view of the future of customer service by @charlieisaacs #IoT #SAE #M2M
http://t.co/xGP0knyq91
roberto gilli's insight:

Quote: " 5. Smart Support – Once the printer is successfully installed, it shifts to the support phase of the customer lifecycle. ... Since the printer is a “smart,” connected device, it can report errors and issues and the iPhone menu can shift to provide support functions."

A smart product can dialogue with user: talking things.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Mobile ad spending more than doubled to $3 billion in the first half

Mobile ad spending more than doubled to $3 billion in the first half | Talking things | Scoop.it
Marketers are finally convinced that there's money to be made advertising to the legions of consumers glued to their smartphones and tablets: Spending on mobile ads more than doubled in the first half of the year.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from Augmented Reality News and Trends
Scoop.it!

VR, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality | Pile O'Words

VR, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality | Pile O'Words | Talking things | Scoop.it
The spectrum between fully virtual and fully real is termed as “mixed reality” and within that grey-scale, immersion can lean towards Augmented Virtuality (where a physical object is incorporated into a virtual world ie.

Via Pekka Puhakka
roberto gilli's insight:

Nice overview.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

PayPal to enable in-store payments simply by scanning a QR code, from next year

PayPal to enable in-store payments simply by scanning a QR code, from next year | Talking things | Scoop.it
PayPal will introduce a new way for people to pay for goods in shops with their phones in another bid to extend its business beyond online retailers.

The Payment Code feature, announced ...
roberto gilli's insight:

Using a QR code to "solve" the problem of mobile payments?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Strap on your computer, wearable tech taking off - The Boston Globe

Strap on your computer, wearable tech taking off - The Boston Globe | Talking things | Scoop.it
The digital domain is creeping off our desktops and onto our bodies, from music players that match your tunes to your heart beat to mood sweaters that change color depending on your emotional state — blue for calm, red for angry.
roberto gilli's insight:

‘‘We’re talking about paradigm-changing devices,’’ Starner said, ‘‘capabilities that people haven’t thought of before.’'

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

The Conversational Interface: Our Next Great Leap Forward

The Conversational Interface: Our Next Great Leap Forward | Talking things | Scoop.it
roberto gilli's insight:

Long review on Concersational Interface.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Google in Jeopardy: What If IBM's Watson Dethroned the King of Search? | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

Google in Jeopardy: What If IBM's Watson Dethroned the King of Search? | Wired Opinion | Wired.com | Talking things | Scoop.it
After the initial Jeopardy excitement, most people forgot about Watson, the first computer ever to pass the Turing Test. But we need to pay attention, and now.
roberto gilli's insight:

The applications of Watson are growing.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from QR Code Art
Scoop.it!

Twitter / MmeKathleen: I'm THAT girl on staff who ...

Twitter / MmeKathleen: I'm THAT girl on staff who ... | Talking things | Scoop.it
I'm THAT girl on staff who makes my coworkers learn how to scan a QR code in order to get my recipes. :) #edtech http://t.co/8Mtc6A7r9k

Via QRCArtist
roberto gilli's insight:

Nice idea!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Tablets' opportunity to influence the Internet of things - TabTimes

Tablets' opportunity to influence the Internet of things - TabTimes | Talking things | Scoop.it
TabTimes Tablets' opportunity to influence the Internet of things TabTimes Yet tablets are now entering the world of connected devices, or the “Internet of Things,” which ABI Research predicts will consist of more than 30 billion connected devices...
roberto gilli's insight:

Tablet as business interface. We have to remember that it is also audio I/O, not only touch-visual.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Where is wearable tech headed?

Where is wearable tech headed? | Talking things | Scoop.it
Wearable technology is all the rage, and it’s only the beginning of an array of connected devices that will invade our homes, cars and even our bodies.
roberto gilli's insight:

Lets design talking objects!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Ten challenges the international IoT community needs to master (1/2)

Ten challenges the international IoT community needs to master (1/2) | Talking things | Scoop.it
We expect the Internet of Things (IoT) to be the biggest system that mankind has ever built: In a few years’ time, 75% of the world’s population will have access to the internet and by 2015 alone, we expect there to be more than 6.5 billion objects...
roberto gilli's insight:

Interesting overview with milestone. Bosch view of IoT.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Zoo Records "Hidden Sound"

This marketing campaign from Leo Burnett Hong Kong was designed to promote alternative music label Zoo Records in Hong Kong. By carefully placing visuals of ...
roberto gilli's insight:

Great example of usage of QR code to promote a label.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from Literacy in the algorithmic medium
Scoop.it!

Why Crowdsourcing Future Is Moving To Curation, Synthesis and Things

Why Crowdsourcing Future Is Moving To Curation, Synthesis and Things | Talking things | Scoop.it

Via Robin Good, Howard Rheingold, Pierre Levy
roberto gilli's insight:

Also the natural language processing/understanding has to be crowd-based! And the AI creation.

 

Quote:"... we are moving towards a future of crowdsourcing in which i) we are not only crowd-sourcing content and ideas, but also crowd-creating and crowd-curating them ..."

 

more...
María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, November 16, 2013 8:13 AM

Great one.

Olinda Turner's curator insight, November 20, 2013 5:57 PM

Although directed at content marketing, these ideas translate into technical communications where users are trying to help each other find the best technical content. I totally agree that the fundamental way in which we communicate through content is shifting.

irene's curator insight, January 10, 2014 9:16 AM

Perché il futuro del Crowdsourcing va in direzione della cura, sintesi e cose varie.

Rescooped by roberto gilli from Global Brain
Scoop.it!

Exploring the Impact of the Internet of Things - IEEE - The Institute

Exploring the Impact of the Internet of Things - IEEE - The Institute | Talking things | Scoop.it
A new IEEE group is taking on the quest to connect everything (Exploring the Impact of the Internet of Things.

Via Spaceweaver
roberto gilli's insight:

Quote: “IoT’s features create a sort of virtual continuum among physical objects, their environment, and their representation on the Internet,”

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Mobile Minutes: Downloads, Swirl, mobile sales, apps - Mobile Marketer - Content

Mobile Minutes: Downloads, Swirl, mobile sales, apps - Mobile Marketer - Content | Talking things | Scoop.it
Today in mobile marketing - Downloads on mobile devices double in 12 months; Swirl spikes retail sales with mobile discounts, gets $8 million from Hearst; Will US mobile device sales take a big dive?
roberto gilli's insight:

Mobile data.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from QR code readers, generators and news
Scoop.it!

Scan to Pay | Scan

Scan to Pay | Scan | Talking things | Scoop.it
QR Code Generator and Barcode Scanner

Via Juhani Pihkala
roberto gilli's insight:

Many players are moving to QR code payments.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Conversational Internet - Creating a natural language interface for web pages

Presenting a paper to the 10th International Cross-Disciplinary Conference on Web Accessibility (W4A 2013)

roberto gilli's insight:

IBM research on conversational user interfaces.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Forget BYOD and get ready for BYOW (Bring-your-own-Wearable)

Forget BYOD and get ready for BYOW (Bring-your-own-Wearable) | Talking things | Scoop.it
As IT organizations and vendors start to finally grasp concepts around BYOD in the enterprise, I dare say – Forget everything you know and re-evaluate your organization’s mobility strategy. The tru...
roberto gilli's insight:

Wearable technologies.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Beyond the GUI: It's Time for a Conversational User Interface | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

Beyond the GUI: It's Time for a Conversational User Interface | Wired Opinion | Wired.com | Talking things | Scoop.it
The GUI has served us well for a long time, but it's beginning to fray around the edges.
roberto gilli's insight:

Talking objects, places, computers.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from Digital-News on Scoop.it today
Scoop.it!

This Is What The Massive Growth Of Mobile Media Consumption Means For The Mobile Industry

This Is What The Massive Growth Of Mobile Media Consumption Means For The Mobile Industry | Talking things | Scoop.it
U.S. consumers now dedicate one-fifth of their media consumption time to mobile Mobile-centric social networks, mobile video companies, and location based services are well positioned to see the biggest benefits from the massive shift in consumer...

Via Thomas Faltin
roberto gilli's insight:

Mobile usage: games and social network are increasing.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Δ U G M E T A

Δ U G M E T A | Talking things | Scoop.it
kateordie:
“ tyleroakley:
“ Well played.

Woah!
” (Finally. Somebody found an actual use for a QR code. http://t.co/kFPwT2KRjl)
roberto gilli's insight:

A DIY QR code to select tattoo artist.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from Digital-News on Scoop.it today
Scoop.it!

Book Review – Age of Context: Mobile, Sensors, Data and the Future of Privacy by Robert Scoble & Shel Israel

Book Review – Age of Context: Mobile, Sensors, Data and the Future of Privacy by Robert Scoble & Shel Israel | Talking things | Scoop.it
The new book, Age of Context, relates to the messages or information you receive within a precise location.  Where you are at any given moment determines the meaning and relevance of the information you consume and the experiences you have.

Via Thomas Faltin
roberto gilli's insight:

We need a context focused design.

more...
Jeff LeMaster's curator insight, October 6, 2013 3:29 PM

welcome to the future

Scooped by roberto gilli
Scoop.it!

Social is mobile - The Guardian

Social is mobile - The Guardian | Talking things | Scoop.it
The Guardian
Social is mobile
The Guardian
All of these are real headlines: "2009 will be the year of mobile"; "2010 IS the year of mobile"; "2011 is the year of mobile (really!)"; "Why 2012 is the year of mobile".
roberto gilli's insight:

Quote: "This year, it was revealed that 60% of Twitter users access the social network on their mobile - and that in one recent month, 66% of user generated tweets mentioning brands were executed through mobile devices.... Facebook recently announced that around 80% of their daily active users in the US and the UK use mobile devices."

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by roberto gilli from QRiousCODE
Scoop.it!

Accenture: customer experience should be the focus of modern marketing

Accenture: customer experience should be the focus of modern marketing | Talking things | Scoop.it

One of the key tenets of our Modern Marketing Manifesto is that improving the customer experience must be the relentless focus of modern marketing.


Via QRious CODE
roberto gilli's insight:

With talking objects the product is the medium.

Quote: "In today’s digital age, customers expect multichannel experiences where they can move seamlessly between channels and devices how and when they want. Even though the needs of each customer are different, they are all looking for the best price, the easiest buying experience and personalised service."

more...
No comment yet.