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From Spectator to User, From Viewer to (Act)or
(Intelligent Users/Intelligent Environments Workshop (9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE ’13)), 2013)
Stephen Hawking, when introducing Krauss’ ‘The Physics of Star Trek’, wrote that “[s]cience fiction (…) is not only good fun but it also serves a serious purpose, that of expanding the human imagination.” In this paper, ...
The Proceeding of the 11th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia
Welcome to the 11th International Conference on Mobile Computing & Multimedia (MoMM), held in conjunction with the 15th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS). ...
A Dependencies Mapping Method for Personal Health Monitoring
(IOS Press Ebooks, 2013)
This chapter discusses the research undertaken in developing a comprehensive dependencies map for Personal Health Monitoring (PHM). Included is a discussion of the underlying research approach adopted and how this was ...
Enhancement and the vulnerable body
(Pisa University Press, 2013)
Ontological user modelling and semantic rule-based reasoning for personalisation of Help-On-Demand services in pervasive environments
Existing context-aware applications are limited in their support of user personalisation. Nevertheless, the increase in the use of context-aware technologies has sparked the growth in assistive applications resulting in a ...
Pervasion of what?
Are the robots coming? Is the singularity near? Will we be dominated by technology? The usual response to ethical issues raised by pervasive and ubiquitous technologies assumes a philosophical anthropology centered on ...