Supporting User Awareness Using Smart Device-Based Notifications

Tipo de publicación: Book Chapter

Publicado en: Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence

Autores
  • López, Gustavo
  • Guerrero, Luis A.
  • García, Carmelo R.
  • Caballero-Gil, Pino
  • Burmester, Mike
  • Quesada-Arencibia, Alexis

Investigadores del CITIC asociados a la publicación
Gustavo López Herrera
Luis Alberto Guerrero Blanco

Proyecto asociado a la publicación
Potenciando el awareness en trabajos colaborativos mediante la incorporación de interfaces no tradicionales como mecanismos de interacción

Palabras claves
  • Human attention
  • Notification
  • Smart devices Interruption
  • User experience
Resumen

This paper provides an overview of a doctoral research project which focuses in developing a framework to allow smart device-based notifications to provide user awareness. Notifications are mechanisms by which the user’s attention is driven to specific tasks or events. Notifications should provide a balance between intrusiveness and value in order to avoid annoyed users. The results reported in this paper include 50 % of the overall results expected for the project. The first step was to conduct a systematic literature review assessing the use of smart devices to deliver notifications, the second step was the development of a framework to allow notification coordination among smart devices and the third result is a laboratory case study assessing the framework. Future work includes two case studies in real scenarios and further analysis of usage patterns identified during this research.

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