Reframing the design of context-aware computing
Brereton, Margot, Mirisaee, Seyed Hadi , Ghelawat, Sunil, & Roe, Paul (2011) Reframing the design of context-aware computing. In Little, Linda & Coventry, Lynne (Eds.) Proceedings of the 25th BCS Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.
From location-aware computing to mining the social web, representations of context have promised to make better software applications. The opportunities and challenges of context-aware computing from representational, situated and interactional perspectives have been well documented, but arguments from the perspective of design are somewhat disparate. This paper draws on both theoretical perspectives and a design framing, using the problem of designing a social mobile agile ridesharing system, in order to reflect upon and call for broader design approaches for context-aware computing and human-computer Interaction research in general.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Context-aware computing, Design, Reframing, Mobile social computing, Human-computer interaction|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Computer-Human Interaction (080602)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 [please consult the authors]|
|Deposited On:||02 Feb 2012 00:13|
|Last Modified:||04 Feb 2012 09:44|
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