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Staff at Ohio State’s Digital Union continue their explorations of the newest technologies for teaching, research, and outreach and discuss their findings on the Digital Union blog. Learn more about the following technologies at digitalunion.osu.edu/blog.
- Gigapan Robotic Camera Mount: This robotic camera mount automatically takes individual exposures, which can be stitched together by Gigapan software to create high quality panoramic images.
- Amazon’s Kindle E-Reader: Learn about the challenges and advantages of reading on Amazon’s compact electronic reader, the Kindle.
- Pulse SmartPen: The Pulse system allows you to not only take notes during a lecture, but record the lecturer's speech at the same time. Afterward, you can tap the pen to a specific spot in your notes to hear what was said during that portion of the lecture.