SmartProducts that convey information providing users with knowledge and power. Being well-informed improves citizens quality of life. Consumers and users awareness of the value of high-quality information and access to it through various different systems leads to greater consumption of, and interaction with, objects and more interaction with other people.
In the new millennium, products originating in the culture and leisure industry have become mass consumer goods. Nowadays, peoples habits of reading, listening to music and visiting museums mean that information technologies can be applied to everyday items, thereby generating new SmartProduct concepts and a host of different consumer experiences.