Newspapers need to connect their content to smart devices, location awareness
Oglesby provides several examples of ways newspapers could use smart devices and augmented reality to create new content and potentially new revenue streams for newspapers. "You are a first time home buyer looking in the Rosewood area on Maple for a home. By simply pointing your phone at a home, you are instantly able to see MLS listings, tax parcel service look ups and average utility usage charges. You are also able to see local related stories, photos, tweets, video, crime stats and so forth," he points out.