Date(s) - 09/11/2014
Foursquare, SimpleGeo, Facebook Places… Geolocation, Geotagging, Augmented Reality, and smart browsers are the engines for these emerging apps.
With the ubiquity of mobile devices and location-based services, the content is king mantra has been reformed into “Context is King”.
Location matters because it is a metric for interest. In this session, we’ll look at library projects and web applications that make location a primary browse and search point. How does location matter to libraries? We’ll answer this question, talk through possibilities, and share some working code.
Originally recorded April 30, 2014.
Biography ~ Jason Clark