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Embedded Interaction: Interacting with the Internet of Things
March/April 2010 (vol. 14 no. 2)
pp. 46-53
Matthias Kranz, Technische Universität München, München
Paul Holleis, DOCOMO Euro Labs
Albrecht Schmidt, Universität Duisburg-Essen
The Internet of Things assumes that objects have digital functionality and can be identified and tracked automatically. The main goal of embedded interaction is to look at new opportunities that arise for interactive systems and the immediate value users gain. The authors developed various prototypes to explore novel ways for human-computer interaction (HCI), enabled by the Internet of Things and related technologies. Based on these experiences, they derive a set of guidelines for embedding interfaces into people's daily lives.

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Index Terms:
information technology and systems, user/machine systems, information interfaces and representation, HCI, user interfaces, interaction styles, mobile applications, pervasive computing
Citation:
Matthias Kranz, Paul Holleis, Albrecht Schmidt, "Embedded Interaction: Interacting with the Internet of Things," IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 46-53, March-April 2010, doi:10.1109/MIC.2009.141
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