Lochrie, Mark Ian and Coulton, Paul (2011) Rest In pixels. In: MindTrek '11 Proceedings of the 15th International Academic MindTrek Conference: Envisioning Future Media Environments. ACM, New York, pp. 197-200. ISBN 978-1-4503-0816-8Full text not available from this repository.
Vernacular memorials are becoming a common site on our roadsides and are increasingly being used, not only part of the grieving process but often encompasses a desire to encourage behavioural change in road usage. In the paper we present a locative virtual memorial service designed to address the needs of families to provide a memorial situated at the place of death, concerns of highways authorities over the possible distractive nature on drivers, and the desire of families and action groups to inform drivers about possible hazardous areas. In particular it proposes the augmentation of satellite navigation systems using both the crowd sourced memorial data and open data to trigger behavioural change through persuasive design.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Death ; memorials ; location awareness ; Mobile ; persuasive|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications|
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts
|Deposited On:||04 Oct 2011 15:30|
|Last Modified:||10 Apr 2014 01:04|
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