Issue No. 04 - October-December (2007 vol. 6)
pp: 95-96, c3
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2007.79
Maria Vicente A. Bonto-Kane , North Carolina State University
Alvin Chin , University of Toronto
Sheila Mc Carthy , University of Ulster
Mayuree Srikulwong , University of Bath
Paul J. Timmins , Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Pervasive computing is as much about the user as it is about the technology. So, the Fifth International Conference on Pervasive Computing emphasized desirability rather than just feasibility. Featured themes included user benefits, human-computer interaction, group and social interactions, context awareness, finding and positioning people and objects, and personal privacy.
pervasive computing, human-computer interaction, social computing, context awareness, privacy
M. V. Bonto-Kane, M. Srikulwong, P. J. Timmins, S. Mc Carthy and A. Chin, "Pervasive 2007: It's about the User," in IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 6, no. , pp. 95-96, c3, 2007.