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 INDIVIDUAL TOKEN
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TOTeM

The project allows donors to ‘tag’ a QR code to their donated object to Oxfam, using the free Oxfam Shelflife app on their iPhone and share the story behind the item for the next owner to discover.

Ping

Ping is a garment that connects to the user’s Facebook account wirelessly from anywhere.

Surrogates

Individuals have avatars (tokens) they send into the real world to interact with the avatars of other individuals.

Gamer

Film about gaming with human avatars, through full mind/body control in real and deadly situations.

See also: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gamer_(film)

Beam me up Scotty

Experiments with remote presence, communicating across distance through a robot.

Mobile Identity Toolkit

Toolkit to be incorporated into social networking sites.

Second Skin

A Bio-I/O Platform for Wearable Fabric.

Also see: http://cameraculture.media.mit.edu/secondskin

LOBIN: Nuubo

Smart shirt can wirelessly monitor vital signs.

Facebook Identity Cards

Facebook has filed for a trademark for using its own name on business cards and something it refers to as “non-magnetically encoded” identification cards.

Project Glass

Also see:

http://www.ucstrategies.com/unified-communications-strategies-views/look-here-beyond-tablets-expect-spectacles.aspx

http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/news/gadget/3349369/google-goggles-will-replace-smartphones/

http://whodesigntoday.com/project-glass-googles-augmented-reality-glasses-offer-a-vision-of-the-future/

http://mashable.com/2012/05/10/sci-fi-google-glasses/#57423Emily-out-and-about

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9712950.stm

How losing a smartphone means losing your privacy
Philips Design Probe Electric Tattoo
mSpy

mSpy is a digital surveillance software application that installs directly on the smartphone of your choice you wish to monitor. Access the phone’s text messages, call history, e-mails, GPS location and more from any web browser.