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Supporting Community Awareness with Interactive Displays
May 2012 (vol. 45 no. 5)
pp. 26-32
Nick Taylor, Newcastle University
Keith Cheverst, Lancaster University
A review of the experience with the long-term deployment of a photo display and digital noticeboard in a rural village demonstrates how interactive displays can support awareness, preserve local history, and disseminate information of local interest. The featured Web extra is a video interview titled "Supporting Community Awareness and History with Interactive Displays" in which Nick Taylor and Keith Cheverst discuss a Newcastle University program that explores the use of interactive displays in rural areas.

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Index Terms:
situated displays, interactive displays, awareness
Citation:
Nick Taylor, Keith Cheverst, "Supporting Community Awareness with Interactive Displays," Computer, vol. 45, no. 5, pp. 26-32, May 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.113
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