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Object-Blog System for Environment-Generated Content
October-December 2008 (vol. 7 no. 4)
pp. 20-27
Takuya Maekawa, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Yutaka Yanagisawa, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Yasue Kishino, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Koji Kamei, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Yasushi Sakurai, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Takeshi Okadome, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
The Object-Blog service application automatically converts raw sensor data to environment-generated content (EGC), including texts, graphs, and figures. This conversion facilitates data searching and browsing. Generated content can serve several purposes, including memory aids, security, and communication media. In Object-Blog, personified objects automatically post entries to a weblog about sensor data obtained from sensors attached to the objects. Feedback thus far from participants working with Object-Blog in an experimental environment has been positive.

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Index Terms:
ubiquitous-sensor environment, Object-Blog, environment-generated content, EGC, lifelog, weblog
Citation:
Takuya Maekawa, Yutaka Yanagisawa, Yasue Kishino, Koji Kamei, Yasushi Sakurai, Takeshi Okadome, "Object-Blog System for Environment-Generated Content," IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 20-27, Oct.-Dec. 2008, doi:10.1109/MPRV.2008.79
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