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Tales from a bus stop

Today sees the launch of our latest collaboration, this time with a Norwegian transport company, Kolumbus. tales of things has been utilising  Kolumbus’ already existing QR codes to allow passengers to leave stories for one another. When a passenger visits … Continue reading

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Estate Agents use TOTeM QR Tags

An estate agent in Didsbury, Manchester is using tales of things to creatively market its properties. Gascgoigne Halman has placed QR codes/barcodes on its properties to allow buyers to see inside the property without actually having to set foot in … Continue reading

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Tales of the City

Shoreditch High Street has now been tagged with QR codes as part of the London Festival of Architecture. Be sure to make your way down to develop a personal history tour of the street. We are looking for stories about … Continue reading

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Tales of Things at LFA

              We will be taking part in this year’s London Festival of Architecture 19 June to 4 July 2010, so if you are in the Shoreditch area be sure to pop down and see … Continue reading

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Tagging Workshop

Edinburgh College of Art will be hosting a public workshop “Tagging technology- is the future bright” looking at the implications and future of tagging technology on the 10th May 1-5pm at Inspace (Edinburgh Univeristy, Informatics). For more information go to our … Continue reading

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BBC Broadcasting House

Andy Hudson-Smith was on this week’s Click On show for Radio 4 and has also left a QR code in the reception of Broadcasting House where visitors can add their memory of their time there. To listen to the pod … Continue reading

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tales of things now live!

You can now visit our website and tag your memorable object. The site allows you to print your own QR codes, tag an object and connect a media file such as YouTube or Flickr so that your memories will go … Continue reading

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Tales of Things coming soon!

Well, we are almost ready to go with our website talesofthings.com which will be launched mid April, watch this space! Andy Hudson-Smith will be talking about the project with a lecture entitled the ‘Geography of Everything’ at CASA on April 13th. … Continue reading

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First TOTeM Paper has been published!

TOTeM has a paper in the current edition of M/C Journal which looks at how object tagging can add more meaning to objects and also create meaningful human networks. See first part of article below:     Connections In Small … Continue reading

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Call for Papers, Future Internet

The Fututre Internet Journal is looking for papers for a special issue on The Internet of Things: “Spimes are manufactured objects whose informational support is so overwhelmingly extensive and rich that they are regarded as material instantiations of an immaterial … Continue reading

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