Burnett, Daniel and Lochrie, Mark and Coulton, Paul (2012) "CheckinDJ" using check-ins to crowdsource music preferences. In: MindTrek '12 Proceeding of the 16th International Academic MindTrek Conference. ACM, New York, pp. 51-54. ISBN 9781450316378Full text not available from this repository.
The paper introduces a novel approach for crowd curation of ambient music played in venues using physical Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled check-ins. The CheckinDJ jukebox system uses NFC enabled objects that are linked to individuals social network accounts. CheckinDJ can thus be regarded as a crowdsourced DJ that curates an evolving music playlist based on the musical preferences of those present at a location at any given time. In this paper we present the design and operation of the currently deployed system along with highlights of the promising potential of this novel concept.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||NFC ; RFID ; Ambient music ; checkins ; crowd sourcing ; mobile|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts|
Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications
|Deposited On:||19 Sep 2012 13:00|
|Last Modified:||06 Jun 2014 14:25|
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