Glass Beacons – a collaboration between the School of Applied Computing and the School of Glass

Nik Whitehead

University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Mount Pleasant Campus, Swansea, SA1 6ED; nicola.whitehead@uwtsd.ac.uk

3rd May 2017

Abstract 

Google's new Physical Web project allows for the provision of location-based information through the user of Bluetooth beacons. This talk will show how this has been used to provide context-relevant teaching and health and safety materials to students in the School of Glass.