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Information and social support for semi-literate people living with HIV

Edwin Blake
2007 Interactions  
We have been asking ourselves how effective desktop VEs could be in providing emotional and information support to people who are living with HIV.  ...  We modelled a VE with a house that presents contextual information in different rooms.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1288515.1288535 fatcat:5mplkc6qpzdsfnsjb2rkvzdesa

Successful strategies of older people for finding information

Paul Curzon, Judy Wilson, Gill Whitney
2005 Interacting with computers  
Older people have successful search strategies for finding practical information in everyday situations but, increasingly, traditional information sources are being supplemented or replaced by web based  ...  However, there are wider issues than just making information available if people are to replace existing strategies by new web based ones.  ...  Interacting with People The interviewees divided into novice and regular users.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.intcom.2005.09.006 fatcat:i7ygm7ai55blbiyye3zrca5bv4

Editorial Board Thoughts: The Ten Commandments of Interacting with Nontechnical People

Mark Dehmlow
2009 Information Technology and Libraries  
Editorial Board Thoughts: The Ten Commandments of Interacting with Nontechnical People  ...  These "user"-based evaluation techniques fit more closely with traditional aspects of public services: interacting with patrons.  ...  M ore than ten years of working with technology and interacting with nontechnical users in a higher education environment has taught me many lessons about successful communication strategies.  ... 
doi:10.6017/ital.v28i2.3174 fatcat:gakifdximjblvm2wvgsmavctdm

Methods for human – computer interaction research with older people

A. Dickinson, J. Arnott, S. Prior
2007 Behavior and Information Technology  
It concludes with a list of guidelines for maximizing the research outcomes of working with older adults.  ...  Experimental research in human-computer interaction commonly uses participant groups that are unrepresentative of demographic realities, being young, technically knowledgeable and highly educated.  ...  We would also like to thank the many research participants who patiently taught us, and continue to teach us, about working with older people.  ... 
doi:10.1080/01449290601176948 fatcat:kowv52fu2jf3dje2kj2z3blzru

Exploring sociotechnical interaction with Rob Kling: five "big" ideas

Keith Horton, Elisabeth Davenport, Trevor Wood‐Harper
2005 Information Technology and People  
or 'why do so many people suffer under y?' (Kling, 2000; .  ...  The focus in Strathclyde was on organizational information, with an emphasis on socially oriented methods of analysis.  ...  Alert to and engages with regimes of truth.  ... 
doi:10.1108/09593840510584621 fatcat:2cps5aepxvh4hfhpzhr5tmheq4

Indigenous Peoples' Interaction with External World: The Principle of Free, Prior and Informed Consent

Pavel Parshin
2019 International Analytics  
One of the main tenet ensuring the realization of their right to originality, which has important practical implications, is the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) of indigenous peoples  ...  The article analyzes the history of ideas about the of indigenous peoples' rights and their legal fixation, as well as problems of interpretation of the principle of free, prior and informed consent and  ...  -URL: https://www.csrm. 16 Implementing free, prior, and informed consent (FPIC): A Forest Stewardship Council.  ... 
doi:10.46272/2587-8476-2019-0-1-2-114-128 fatcat:qe7pbtzdrnfc7huy5poonuebfy

Virtual Interface with Kinect 3D Sensor for Interaction with Bedridden People

2021 International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics  
The human-machine interaction has evolved significantly in the last years, allowing a new range of opportunities for developing solutions for people with physical limitations.  ...  This system can improve the quality of life and autonomy of bedridden people, being able to be adapted for the specific necessities of an individual subject.  ...  The possibility of bedridden people to interact with electronic devices naturally is still far from maturity.  ... 
doi:10.4018/ijhisi.294114 fatcat:e3ayn7dohzdbflghczgxbov6ta

Smart TV: are they really smart in interacting with people? Understanding the interactivity of Korean Smart TV

Dong-Hee Shin, Yongsuk Hwang, Hyunseung Choo
2013 Behavior and Information Technology  
With the conceptual model of interactivity, this study empirically investigates the effects of perceived interactivity on the motivations and attitudes toward Smart TV in Korea.  ...  Empirical evidence supports the mediating role of perceived interactivity.  ...  For the two people, interactivity may mean a social presence. Interactivity can occur at many different levels and degrees of engagement, and it is important to differentiate between these levels.  ... 
doi:10.1080/0144929x.2011.603360 fatcat:2xiefn6htvdxncu3k3xmucbx7u

Understanding people with human activities and social interactions for human-centered computing

Sangil Choi
2016 Human-Centric Computing and Information Sciences  
Furthermore, it is well known that innovative AI technology could give people a great fear. Some famous movies dealing with AI issues reflected this phenomenon.  ...  It is still affecting the way we think, the way we communicate with each other, the way we study, the way we work, and so on.  ...  Additionally, we might also collect the social interactions of people with our neighbor discovery protocol.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13673-016-0066-1 fatcat:4baorl2e4fag5bjwmwjvx74qfy

Interactions with Open Source Software: A Pilot Study on End Users' Perception [chapter]

A. M. Braccini, C. Silvestri, S. Za
2009 Information Systems: People, Organizations, Institutions, and Technologies  
This score let therefore us think that code quality and software correctness are not enough to achieve a successful user interaction with Open Source software.  ...  Our aim is not to predict or establish general law (as in a positivist study), but to comprehend the phenomenon from the point of view of the people involved in it, and to gain thorough understandings  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-7908-2148-2_63 fatcat:cohrprtanbcoxhecbyq73lowha

Usability Testing Process with People with Down Syndrome Interacting with Mobile Applications : A Literature Review

Doris Caliz, Loïc Martínez, Xavier Alaman, Carlos Teran, Richart Caliz
2016 International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology (IJCSIT)  
The purpose is to identify good usability testing practices and possible guidelines for this process when participants are people with this cognitive disability.  ...  The main findings of this literature review is that mobile applications usability testing including people with Down syndrome is an issue that has not be comprehensively investigated.  ...  Mobile computing has a very promising future with a view to improving the life of people with DS, provided that the developed solutions meet the needs of these people.  ... 
doi:10.5121/ijcsit.2016.8309 fatcat:apbalfbysnhidpobjln3qg7qsu

Tablet computer-supported conversation between people with dementia and their carers: technology as interactional focus

Ulrika Ferm, Anna Ekström, Elias Larsson, Christina Samuelsson
2020 Universal Access in the Information Society  
Universal Access in the Information Society 1 3 isolation affect quality of life and may be significant problems for people living with dementia [11] .  ...  " and "provide a livelier and more engaging activity for people who struggle with spontaneous interactions" [12, p. 122].  ...  Introduction This study focuses on the use of digital communication support in interaction with people who have dementia.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10209-020-00745-4 fatcat:gdjve3rhebh5nlbl772qkxuuri

Gestural interaction and reading skills: a case study of people with Down syndrome

Pablo Torres-Carrion, Carina González-González, César Bernal Bravo, Alfonso Infante-Moro
2021 Universal Access in the Information Society  
In this study, we present results about using gestural interaction with the Kinect sensor to improve the reading skills of students with Down syndrome.  ...  We also found that the number of errors and delay time in the interaction decreased between sessions in the experimental group.  ...  With these results, it is possible to answer the research question Q1 with the affirmation that gestural interaction does improve reading skills in people with Down Syndrome.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10209-021-00855-7 fatcat:xfo4imhrjzcxnnosckwkrfh4wa

Caregivers' interactions with health care services – Mediator of stress or added strain? Experiences and perceptions of informal caregivers of people with dementia – A qualitative study

Despina Laparidou, Jo Middlemass, Terence Karran, A Niroshan Siriwardena
2018 Dementia  
The secondary aim was to investigate healthcare professionals' views and current practice regarding people with dementia and their interactions with informal caregivers.  ...  Aim: The overarching aim of this study was to explore the experiences and perceptions of informal caregivers of people with dementia when interacting with the health care system, and whether the support  ...  The secondary aim was to investigate HCPs' views and current practice regarding people with dementia and their interactions, if any, with informal caregivers.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1471301217751226 pmid:29385819 fatcat:uopxduouhbdvzeo7qpcmfzygyy

How "Community" Matters for How People Interact With Information: Mixed Methods Study of Young Men Who Have Sex With Other Men

Tiffany Christine Veinot, Chrysta Cathleen Meadowbrooke, Jimena Loveluck, Andrew Hickok, Jose Artruro Bauermeister
2013 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
We lack a systematic portrait of the relationship between community involvement and how people interact with information.  ...  Results: Four community-related variables significantly predicted how people interact with information (HII variables): 1) gay community involvement (GCI), 2) social costs of information seeking, 3) network  ...  "…when…I talk about safe sex with people, that' community…" Informing community Actions/Interactions: Information sharing "…a lot of people…were starting to get infected and… your heart hurt  ... 
doi:10.2196/jmir.2370 pmid:23428825 pmcid:PMC3636252 fatcat:op4tusigkvhthbchtoszo3sihi
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