In the theoretical part of ‘Raumnutzung2020′ several ideas concerning the way people may interact with computers in their homes in the near future, are developed and discussed. Within the discussion Thilo Schulz refers to both new developments like Microsofts Kinect and abstract ideas like Weisers Ubiquitous Computing.
In the practical part he implemented one of his ideas: “Augmented Reading”. It augments the static information of print-products like newspapers, magazines, books and the like by providing additional (digital) information (e.g. videos or updated information). This information is presented according to what the user is currently reading.
For more information visit http://www.raumnutzung2020.de or
http://www.augmented-reading.de and try it yourself.