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As we showed when iBeacons launched three years ago, there are some very interesting use case for the smartphone-as-transmitter model which we at +reelyActive have now shown using Eddystone. http://reelyactive.com/blog/archives/870

+Scott Jenson you may remember we spoke about this in 2013 and then again in 2015 at Bluetooth World. Just wanted to say how glad we are that Google allows such permissionless innovation with their products and projects! After four years, we've finally found a ubiquitous, reliable mechanism for people to advertise themselves to their immediate surroundings such that any receivers in range can not only detect them, but understand something about them thanks to standardised linked data. Awesome!
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Google Hangout this Monday 2pm PT to discuss the Physical Web
 
Scott Jenson and I will be hosting a live Q&A and discussion regarding the recent launch of Nearby, a new Android feature surfacing apps and websites broadcast from BLE beacons. Nearby will support the Physical Web, and we'd love to answer any questions you might have about how this integration will work.

More information about Nearby can be found here: https://developers.googleblog.com/2016/06/surface-new-proximity-based-experiences.html
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Anirudh Mohan. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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A Bachelor student group working with Nordic Semiconductor have created an awesome Physical Web Car. Read more about the project and the use of Web Bluetooth on GitHub: https://github.com/web-bluetooth/rc-car-game
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+Ben Hardill got Web Bluetooth working properly last weekend to finish off his Physical Web Light Switch (aka Belkin WeMo lightbulbs).

Learn more about his experience at
http://www.hardill.me.uk/wordpress/2016/03/19/adding-web-bluetooth-to-the-lightswitch/ and check out his GitHub repository at https://github.com/hardillb/physical-web-lightswitch
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FYI: The Physical Web has been accepted on the Google Summer of Code program. This means that this summer some university students from around the world will have the opportunity to get an scholarship to develop an application and get paid for it.
Point your browser to http://physical-web-project.github.io/
And read about the initial ideas we have for the students, plus the actual Cookbook at the main Physical Web web site.

Please note that this has no direct relationship with the Google team behind the Physical Web, and that the projects will be to develop use cases around the technology, but not to develop the Physical Web code directly.

Ping me for any information or use the project email.
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Opera might be getting ready to be sold out to a Consortium of Chinese companies, but that's not stopping the Norwegian team from updating the different ap... by Rita El Khoury in Applications, News
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Provisioning WiFi IoT devices using The Physical Web and Web Bluetooth.

How to configure WiFi IoT devices based on Raspberry Pi 3's or Pi Zeros & +RedBearlab IoT pHat using BLE
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This is stunning. This is the type of low level interaction technique that can solve many mobile issues. So many interesting directions unlocked here:
* scrolling vs selection
* better small targeting
* 2 vs 1 handed use
* simple "right click" options
* Revealing click targets

I'm giddy, this is amazing...
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And hover states for mobile! =)
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I finally decided to open-source my Android BLE advertiser library used in the Beacon Toy app. Hopefully it will benefit anyone who wants to jump-start on creating virtual (Eddystone) beacons from their Android app, for a variety of purposes. Additionally, it adds experimental support for my concept of ephemeral dynamic URLs (anti-spoofing for the Physical Web). The library source code and the details are available on GitHub: https://github.com/adriancretu/uriio/tree/master/android
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We are working on that very thing. It's clear to us that notifications are extremely helpful but are too easily dismissed, we're need an icon for people to open up. No dates but we're keenly aware this would be helpful.

What I will say in the interim is that if get to the Nearby listview, it DOES stick around so if go to the 'app card overview' the list will be there. Not perfect but something to use in the interim.

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Shows how to broadcast a classic ad packet and and Eddystone-URL at the same time. This is very helpful when using the Physical Web with web bluetooth.
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.gist, iframe { padding-top: 20px; }One of the questions we’re facing as IoT developers is: ‘how can we make users interact with our devices?’. The standard way of solving that issue for the past few...
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Lots of people are getting all upset about the iOS vs Android as well as the Web vs native feel to this blog post. That is a distraction. This post is about a guy moving to Android because it support the modern web better. That's it.

But even within this limited context, I still see this as important blog post as the web is improving quickly and it wouldn't surprise me that people who value the web will feel similarly.
+Henrik Joreteg
Hi, I'm Henrik Joreteg. Mobile web consultant, developer, and speaker. all posts | twitter | email | hire | book | tutorials · Why I switched to Android after 7 years of iOS. Last updated: 22 Mar 2016 | tagged: mobile, web, ios, android, chrome. Monday of last week I was all excited.
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We've written up a 'Getting Started Guide' for people that want to start rolling out Physical Web deployments. We have been getting lots of questions around best practices (like turning down the broadcast power) and put this doc together. Please feel free to ask any questions about it here.
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[PUBLIC] Physical Web Getting Started Guide for DevelopersPhysical Web: How to Get Started as a Developer Who this applies to This guide is meant to be a tutorial for developers who are interested in the Physical Web and would like to deploy it to their users. Introduction The vision of the Physical Web is to enable users to discover useful nearby web ...
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There are many to pick from and I don't want to endorse any specific beacon. When I was testing the Bluvision beacons, I noticed that their app let you set the power for each frame type separately. There are likely others that do this. Also, (I'm just being very cautious, sorry) I haven't tested this ability so, you know, your milage may vary... ;-)
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  • Google
    Product Strategy, 2013 - present
  • Jenson Design
    2012 - 2013
    Consulted for a couple of early stage startups
  • frog design inc.
    Creative Director, 2011 - 2012
  • Google
    Manager Mobile UX, 2005 - 2011
  • Jenson Design
    Principal, 2002 - 2005
  • Cognima
    Design Director, 2001 - 2002
  • Symbian Ltd.
    Director Product Design, 1998 - 2001
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    Principal, 1996 - 1998
  • Apple Inc.
    UX Designer, 1988 - 1996
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Scott Jenson has been doing user interface design and strategic planning for 20 years. He worked at Apple on System 7, Newton, and the Apple Human Interface guidelines. He was the director of Symbian's DesignLab, VP of product design for Cognima, a manager of mobile UX for Google for 5 years, and a creative director at frog design in San Francisco.

As a battle scarred veteran of the software industry, Scott has shipped a consumer spreadsheet, been a part of 2 Mac OS releases, 5 Newton product cycles, 4 commercial web site revisions, designed 3 different mobile phone UIs, sworn at innumerable mobile browsers, and has over 20 patents.
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    Masters Computer Science, 1984 - 1986
  • Stanford University
    Economics, 1979 - 1983
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