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[[Image:Semapedia_Cologne_byAlexis.jpg|thumb|200px|right|Semapedia-tag in Cologne.]]
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The [http://www.semapedia.org/ Semapedia-Project] connects [[Wikipedia]] articles to their matching objects in physical space (aka [[Real Life]]) by "physical hyperlinking".
 
The [http://www.semapedia.org/ Semapedia-Project] connects [[Wikipedia]] articles to their matching objects in physical space (aka [[Real Life]]) by "physical hyperlinking".
 
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Please take a picture of the Semapedia-tagged place and upload it to the [http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/semapedia/ flickr Semapedia gallery].  
 
Please take a picture of the Semapedia-tagged place and upload it to the [http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/semapedia/ flickr Semapedia gallery].  
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[[Image:Semapedia_theRelevantWikipediaArticle_byAlexis.jpg|thumb|300px|left|The matching Wikipedia article on a mobile phone.]]
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Now people can scan the Semapedia-tag with their mobile phones, if they have the Semacode-reader Software installed, which is available as [http://semacode.org/download/agree/ota.htm "Over The Air" installation] or [http://semacode.org/software/ download via a PC]. The Reader converts the Semapedia-tag back in a standard URL and connect the mobile phone to the internet and the matching Wikipedia article.<br>
 
Now people can scan the Semapedia-tag with their mobile phones, if they have the Semacode-reader Software installed, which is available as [http://semacode.org/download/agree/ota.htm "Over The Air" installation] or [http://semacode.org/software/ download via a PC]. The Reader converts the Semapedia-tag back in a standard URL and connect the mobile phone to the internet and the matching Wikipedia article.<br>
  
[[Image:Semapedia_theRelevantWikipediaArticle_byAlexis.jpg|300px|none]]
 
  
[[Image:Semapedia_Tikal_SouthAmerica_byAlexis.jpg|250px|right|Semapedia-tag in Tikal. [[Wikipedia:Tikal]] is an ancient Maya City in Guatemala. With kind permission of the creator Alexis Rondeau from www.semapedia.org.]]
 
  
  
There is also a [http://www.semapedia.org/map/ map] which shows the most recent flickr semapedia pictures with geotagging information.
 
  
  
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[[Image:Semapedia_Tikal_SouthAmerica_byAlexis.jpg|thumb|250px|Semapedia-tag in Tikal. [[Wikipedia:Tikal]] is an ancient Maya City in Guatemala.<br>All fotos on this site with kind permission of the creator Alexis Rondeau from www.semapedia.org.]]
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There is also a [http://www.semapedia.org/map/ map] which shows the most recent flickr semapedia pictures with geotagging information.
 
*[http://www.semapedia.net/wiki/doku.php Semapedia Wiki]
 
*[http://www.semapedia.net/wiki/doku.php Semapedia Wiki]
  

Revision as of 20:57, 3 January 2006

Semapedia-tag in Cologne.

The Semapedia-Project connects Wikipedia articles to their matching objects in physical space (aka Real Life) by "physical hyperlinking".


How does it work? At first, you have to generate a Semapedia-tag out of a Wikipedia-URL by using the Semapedia website or a Greasemonkey script for firefox. The resulting tag contains the URL in Semacode, which is based upon the Datamatrix standard. Then print out the Semapedia-tag and attach it to its according physical place.


Please take a picture of the Semapedia-tagged place and upload it to the flickr Semapedia gallery.


The matching Wikipedia article on a mobile phone.



Now people can scan the Semapedia-tag with their mobile phones, if they have the Semacode-reader Software installed, which is available as "Over The Air" installation or download via a PC. The Reader converts the Semapedia-tag back in a standard URL and connect the mobile phone to the internet and the matching Wikipedia article.





Semapedia-tag in Tikal. Wikipedia:Tikal is an ancient Maya City in Guatemala.
All fotos on this site with kind permission of the creator Alexis Rondeau from www.semapedia.org.




There is also a map which shows the most recent flickr semapedia pictures with geotagging information.

Related: Wikipedia