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Pervasive Computing and Environmental Sustainability: Two Conference Workshops
Found in: IEEE Pervasive Computing
By Marcus Foth, Eric Paulos, Christine Satchell, Paul Dourish
Issue Date:January 2009
pp. 78-81
Raising people's awareness with environmental data and educational information does not necessarily trigger sufficient motivation to change their habits towards a more environmentally friendly and sustainable lifestyle. This article reports on two workshop...
 
Darkness and Disaster in the City
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Christine Satchell,Marcus Foth
Issue Date:November 2011
pp. 90-93
People all over the world are regularly hit by floods, cyclones, and other natural disasters. Many use smart phones and social media to stay connected, seek help, improvise, and cope with crises or challenging situations. This column discusses these practi...
 
Social and mobile interaction design to increase the loyalty rates of young blood donors
Found in: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Communities and Technologies (C&T '13)
By Christine Satchell, Jan Seeburger, Marcus Foth, Rebekah Russell-Bennett
Issue Date:June 2013
pp. 64-73
Young adults represent the largest group of first time donors to the Australian Red Cross Blood Service, but they are also the least loyal group and often do not return after their first donation. At the same time, many young people use the internet and va...
     
People, content, location: sweet spotting urban screens for situated engagement
Found in: Proceedings of the Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS '12)
By Christine Satchell, Marcus Foth, Ronald Schroeter
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 146-155
A growing body of research is looking at ways to bring the processes and benefits of online deliberation to the places they are about and in turn allow a larger, targeted proportion of the urban public to have a voice, be heard, and engage in questions of ...
     
Welcome to the jungle: HCI after dark
Found in: Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA '11)
By Christine Satchell, Marcus Foth
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 753-762
The transformation of urban spaces that occurs once darkness falls is simultaneously exhilarating and menacing, and over the past 20 months we have investigated the potential for mobile technology to help users manage their personal safety concerns in the ...
     
Urban informatics
Found in: Proceedings of the ACM 2011 conference on Computer supported cooperative work (CSCW '11)
By Christine Satchell, Jaz Hee-jeong Choi, Marcus Foth
Issue Date:March 2011
pp. 1-8
The increasing ubiquity of digital technology, internet services and social media in our everyday lives allows for a seamless transitioning between the visible and the invisible infrastructure of cities: road systems, building complexes, information and co...
     
Beyond the user: use and non-use in HCI
Found in: Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Special Interest Group: Design: Open 24/7 (OZCHI '09)
By Christine Satchell, Paul Dourish
Issue Date:November 2009
pp. 9-16
For many, an interest in Human-Computer Interaction is equivalent to an interest in usability. However, using computers is only one way of relating to them, and only one topic from which we can learn about interactions between people and technology. Here, ...
     
Suburban nostalgia: the community building potential of urban screens
Found in: Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction: Designing for Habitus and Habitat (OZCHI '08)
By Christine Satchell, Greg Hearn, Marcus Foth, Ronald Schroeter
Issue Date:December 2008
pp. 1-36
Urbanely nomadic residents are increasingly forgoing the potential of locale based serendipitous encounters in favour of digitally mediated interactions within their walled garden of existing social networks. This limits a sense of community in urban neigh...
     
FEATURECultural theory and design: identifying trends by looking at the action in the periphery
Found in: interactions
By Christine Satchell
Issue Date:November 2008
pp. 1-1
For this issue it's my pleasure to introduce John Hopson, who is one of the rising stars in the user research department at Microsoft Game Studios. John's column is a thoughtful and personal reflection on the purpose and our practice of applied research. I...
     
Collective and network sociality in an urban village
Found in: Proceedings of the 12th international conference on Entertainment and media in the ubiquitous era (MindTrek '08)
By Christine Satchell, Jaz Hee-jeong Choi, Marcus Foth, Mark Bilandzic
Issue Date:October 2008
pp. 40-42
Our ongoing research program explores the communicative ecology of urban residents and the way these findings can inform design innovation of interactive web, mobile and geospatial applications and local communication services. This paper presents results ...
     
Cultural theory and real world design: Dystopian and Utopian Outcomes
Found in: Proceeding of the twenty-sixth annual SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI '08)
By Christine Satchell
Issue Date:April 2008
pp. 49-54
When exploring a topic as intangible as the construction of mobile social networks it is necessary to look at how relationships are formed and at the way users identify themselves through their interactions. The theoretically informed discourses within cul...
     
Lessons from failure: re-conceiving blogging as personal change support
Found in: Proceedings of the 2007 conference on Designing for User eXperiences (DUX '08)
By Christine Satchell
Issue Date:November 2007
pp. 227-269
This paper reports on research-driven design of social technologies. It describes an exploratory field study evaluating and re-conceiving blogging technologies - a mobile phone, a mobile blog, a Weblog and synchronization software - to support personal cha...
     
Beyond security: implications for the future of federated digital identity management systems
Found in: Proceedings of the 20th conference of the computer-human interaction special interest group (CHISIG) of Australia on Computer-human interaction: design: activities, artefacts and environments (OZCHI '06)
By Christine Satchell, Graeme Shanks, John Murphy, Steve Howard
Issue Date:November 2006
pp. 313-316
Federated identity management is often viewed by corporations as a solution to support secure online commerce by synthesising complex and fragmented user information into a single entity. However previous research (Satchell et al 2006) has revealed a new s...
     
Cultural theory: from armchair critic to star performer
Found in: Proceedings of the 20th conference of the computer-human interaction special interest group (CHISIG) of Australia on Computer-human interaction: design: activities, artefacts and environments (OZCHI '06)
By Christine Satchell
Issue Date:November 2006
pp. 199-204
When designing mobile technologies for young people in social situations, there is a need for methodological approaches that allow the researcher to capture the intricacies of use within the context of day-to-day situations. As will be discussed in this pa...
     
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