Van Laerhoven, Kristof and Aidoo, Kofi (2001) Teaching context to applications. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 5 (1). pp. 46-49. ISSN 1617-4909Full text not available from this repository.
Although mobile devices keep getting smaller and more powerful, their interface with the user is still based on that of the regular desktop computer. This implies that interaction is usually tedious, while interrupting the user is not really desired in ubiquitous computing. We propose adding an array of hardware sensors to the system that, together with machine learning techniques, make the device aware of its context while it is being used. The goal is to make it learn the context-descriptions from its user on the spot, while minimising user-interaction and maximising reliability.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Personal and Ubiquitous Computing|
|Additional Information:||The final publication is available at link.springer.com|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Adaptive interfaces ; Context awareness ; Human-computer interaction ; Kohonen self-organising map ; On-line adaptive clustering ; Sensor data fusion|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications|
|Deposited On:||25 Jun 2008 11:00|
|Last Modified:||26 Oct 2016 01:09|
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