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MyPlace Locator: Flexible Sharing of Location Information [chapter]

Mark Assad, David J. Carmichael, Judy Kay, Bob Kummerfeld
Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
However, there are challenges in effective sharing of location information, with support for user control, enabling people to choose the location information available, at the same time, providing information  ...  We describe our exploration of these issues, in our MyPlace Locator, an interface to people's location within a closed community. First, we surveyed how people use MyPlace Locator.  ...  Thirty six participants were asked how they would configure "mySpace", in terms of sharing of location, availability, calendar information and instant messaging (IM).  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-73078-1_55 fatcat:2srr7mbkm5bjhb2l7dxgisqawy

Consistent Modelling of Users, Devices and Sensors in a Ubiquitous Computing Environment

David J. Carmichael, Judy Kay, Bob Kummerfeld
2005 User modeling and user-adapted interaction  
We report experiments on the scalability and the management of inconsistency in modelling of location, based on accretion-resolution.  ...  We explain the motivation for the key properties of the representation, especially those of particular importance for ubiquitous computing: firstly, for flexibility in interpreting the typically noisy  ...  We thank Chris Johnson, Australian National University, for his detailed and very helpful comments on the earlier draft of this paper and encouragement for this project.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11257-005-0001-z fatcat:xsxofisonbcsvljd7idfl6aruy

User requirements for intelligent home environments

Carsten Röcker, Maddy D. Janse, Nathalie Portolan, Norbert Streitz
2005 Proceedings of the 2005 joint conference on Smart objects and ambient intelligence innovative context-aware services: usages and technologies - sOc-EUSAI '05  
This paper presents the results of an empirical cross-cultural study conducted at six different sites in five European countries in the context of the EU IST-IP project Amigo, Ambient Intelligence for  ...  Reducing information overload and search burden Providing personalized information summaries to different people, at the same time, and at different locations in the home 3.  ...  The system should provide concurrently the appropriate information to the right persons for the appropriate occasion at different locations, i.e., filter information, provide resumes, according to user  ... 
doi:10.1145/1107548.1107581 fatcat:gpz67achw5apxmwbt22gbifesy

Susan Young-MyPlace, MyMusic: An International Study of Musical Experiences in the Home among Seven

Elizabeth Achieng' Andang'o (kenya, Claudia Gluschankof, Israel, Sven-Erik Holgersen, Denmark, Beatriz Brazil, Theano Koutsoupidou, Greece, Jennifer Leu, Taiwan Chee, Hoo Lum
2012 Israel Studies in Musicology Online   unpublished
Baker's Min-Ad: Israel Studies in Musicology Online, Vol. 10 -2012 Susan Young -MyPlace, MyMusic: An International Study of Musical Experiences in the Home among Sevenear-olds sociologically informed study  ...  The project is ongoing and flexible. This article describes the background, method, and some of the general interpretations arising at this stage of the project.  ... 

Development of flexible peer-to-peer information systems using adaptable mobile agents

J.-P. Arcangeli, S. Leriche, M. Pantel
2004 Proceedings. 15th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications, 2004.  
As an experiment, we develop a prototype of peer-to-peer information system, and we show how agent mobility and adaptation abilities help in implementing various forms of adaptation: adaptation to the  ...  The development of automated operating tools is still complex, particularly because of evolution and adaptation requirements (to the data sources structures and to the network Quality of Service).  ...  of a flexible prototype which allows to share and retrieve documents in peer-to-peer mode.  ... 
doi:10.1109/dexa.2004.1333532 dblp:conf/dexaw/ArcangeliLP04 fatcat:bcp2fjuk6zap3jxx3feihsqli4

ContextML: A light-weight context representation and context management schema

Michael Knappmeyer, Saad Liaquat Kiani, Cristina Fra, Boris Moltchanov, Nigel Baker
2010 IEEE 5th International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing 2010  
The state of contextual information (e.g. ready, running, expired, suspended) enables flexible and fast transitions when the context changes temporarily.  ...  complex interrelationships, (3) enable rich expressiveness and formalism for a shared understanding, (4) indicate richness and quality of information, (5) must not assume completeness and unambiguousness  ...  par> <par n="windDirection">North</par> </parS> <parA n="forecastedWeather"> <parS n="weather"> <par n="day">2009-10-04</par> <par n="lowTemp">8</par> <par n="highTemp">21</par> <par n="summary">Chance of  ... 
doi:10.1109/iswpc.2010.5483753 fatcat:hfqzu5m4uvd2jixl2mvi3y5viq

Stakeholders Engagement Plan - D3.1 Invade H2020

Bernt A. Bremdal
2017 Zenodo  
A number of different stakeholder groups can greatly influence the project, its outcome and injection of project findings into businesses, among people and in society in general.  ...  What is presented here is the initial version of the stakeholder engagement plan.  ...  The flexibility resources mobilized all need to be located within the part of the grid connected to the sub station at MyPlace.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1244566 fatcat:viiz55lfqbhmjp5g7engthmcla

An Antecedent Study of Mobile Social Game Addiction vs. Virtual Goods Purchase

Nan Jiang, Manmeet Kaur, Mohd Muttaqin Bin Mohd Adnan, Jason James Turner, See Kwong Goh
2022 International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction  
The purchase intention of virtual goods is affected by flexibility and play intensity. However, social game addiction has no impact on a gamer's intentional purchase of virtual items.  ...  A player's income level interacts with the relationship between flexibility and likelihood of virtual property purchase, which could be insightful for gaming publishers and vendors.  ...  (IT) and information systems (IS) (Huang et al, 2019) , but overlooked the cognitive perspectives of game playing, convenient value of time-saving, varying locations and always-connected nature of mobile  ... 
doi:10.4018/ijthi.2022010105 fatcat:q4lc4kofkzgfndrnhkclenwwpm

The Christian Democratic Youth of Slovakia: Christian Legacy, Post-Socialist Memory and the Present Spirit of Capitalism

Matej Karásek, Ľubica Kollárová
2015 Ethnologia Actualis  
The first parts of this paper are dedicated to history and the structure of organisation.  ...  The subject of this case study is the youth political organisation Christian Democratic Youth of Slovakia (KDMS).  ...  Respondents were also shown a declaration that no information would be abused, as stated in the Myplace Ethics Framework.  ... 
doi:10.1515/eas-2015-0008 fatcat:tghfqxvhv5cwbh3oygbwhx6jee

Between Patriotism and Far-Right Extremism: A Case of Youth Activism in Matica slovenská

Martin Priečko
2015 Ethnologia Actualis  
It is based on in-depth research of the structure of the organization and it focuses on basic characteristics of functioning of this social movement such as funding, membership base, political orientation  ...  This duplicate perception of patriotic activities is reflected not only in polarization of opinion in society but also on the level of political, media and public communication.  ...  For the purposes and aims of the MYPLACE project 1 , MM is located within the cluster of Radical Right and Patriotic Movements.  ... 
doi:10.1515/eas-2015-0009 fatcat:qj2rzjthufcnhhezb4xho7xhx4

Online support system for students in higher education: Proof-of-concept study

Anna K Touloumakos, Rhianna Goozée, Marietta Papadatou-Pastou, Elizabeth Barley, Mark Haddad, Patapia Tzotzoli
2016 Digital Health  
Providing support to the increasing numbers of students facing mental health difficulties in higher education (HE) can be difficult due to stigma or lack of resources.  ...  Following demonstration of each part of the system, students completed a survey with quantitative and qualitative questions. Results: Response was largely positive.  ...  Acknowledgements: We would like to dearly thank Liam Ennis for his valuable contributions to the production of this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2055207616655012 pmid:29942560 pmcid:PMC6001197 fatcat:t5bgy67rr5di5hg43h3euyajzy

Normalising cycling mobilities: an age-friendly approach to cycling in the Netherlands

Wilbert den Hoed, Helen Jarvis
2021 Applied Mobilities  
Yet, support for the normalisation of cycling mobilities for all ages varies considerably.  ...  To challenge a too simplistic imitation and re-creation of engineering solutions elsewhere, we draw attention to diverse cycling habits and norms in residents of a more ordinary high-cycling area (suburban  ...  We acknowledge the financial assistance by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the MyPlace project at Newcastle University (EPSRC reference EP/K037366/1).  ... 
doi:10.1080/23800127.2021.1872206 fatcat:s3u2ww4vrjbdhajwejnbkexzl4

Understanding creativity as an occupation specific competence

Antje Barabasch, Silke Fischer
2021 Zenodo  
We provide information, research, analyses and evidence on vocational education and training, skills and qualifications for policy-making in the EU Member States.  ...  The European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop) is the European Union's reference centre for vocational education and training, skills and qualifications.  ...  Instead of one year 'pre-training' at an isolated training centre and then working at one location for the whole duration of the apprenticeship (technical occupations), the learners should be flexibly  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5760923 fatcat:5u2hqj2yyvfxnjekqrujplif2i

Privacy and Security in Ubiquitous Computing: Service Delivery and Identity in Intelligent Environments

Craig Andrew Chatfield, University, My, Rene Hexel
Information security within intelligent environments is complicated by the physical availability of much of the environment's hardware (which leaves it vulnerable to being tampered with).  ...  The development and implementation of these environments is challenging due to their potential ability to gather information on the environment's occupants and context.  ...  Heartfelt thanks are extended to all members of these organisations who have assisted me during my candidature.  ... 
doi:10.25904/1912/1262 fatcat:esfoa25zfza7jaj4wbdcjuklce

D7.1: 1St Dissemination Plan

Panagiota Syropoulou, Lazaros Xenidis, Ioanna Papaioannou, Vassilis Tsekeridis
2015 Zenodo  
The purpose of the Dissemination Plan is to set the dissemination strategy that will be followed and elaborate the project's dissemination activities that will be executed throughout the duration of the  ...  For the implementation of the local targeted activities a dissemination toolkit with significant flexibility and adjustability is available.  ...  Valdemoro City is a municipal district, located in the Southern zone of the autonomous community of Madrid.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1197805 fatcat:a5aemzjlajf5ddcmhbopq4vqnm
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