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Author Pervasive (Conference) (9th : 2011 : San Francisco, Calif.)

Title Pervasive computing : 9th international conference, Pervasive 2011, San Francisco, USA, June 12-15, 2011 : proceedings / Kent Lyons, Jeffrey Hightower, Elaine M. Huang (eds.)
Published Berlin : Springer, 2011


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 370 pages) : illustrations
Series Lecture notes in computer science, 1611-3349 ; 6696
LNCS sublibrary. SL 3, Information systems and application, incl. Internet/web and HCI
Lecture notes in computer science ; 6696. 0302-9743
LNCS sublibrary. SL 3, Information systems and applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI.
Contents Intro -- Title Page -- Preface -- Organization -- Table of Contents -- Practices with Smartphones -- Planning, Apps, and the High-End Smartphone: Exploring the Landscape of Modern Cross-Device Reaccess -- Introduction -- Related Work -- Mobile Information Needs -- Search Behavior and Revisitation Patterns -- Cross-Device Interaction -- User Study -- Participants -- Procedure -- Results and Observations -- Current Tools Do Not Adequately Support Cross-Device Reaccess -- Cross-Device Reaccess Happens in Both Directions -- Unplanned Reaccess Behavior -- The Role of Applications -- Discussion
Conclusion -- References -- Understanding Human-Smartphone Concerns: A Study of Battery Life -- Introduction -- Related Work -- Study -- Implementation -- Device Distribution -- How Do Users Manage Battery Life? -- How Much Energy Do Users Waste? -- How Does Charging Happen? -- How Often Is the Phone Rebooted/Turned Off? -- Discussion -- Users' Charging Habits -- Avoiding Energy Waste -- Opportunistic Processing on Smartphones -- Conclusion -- References -- Sensing at Home, Sensing at Work -- Monitoring Residential Noise for Prospective Home Owners and Renters -- Introduction -- Background
Related Work -- Noise and Hearing -- Research Methodology -- Data Collection -- Noise Pollution Survey -- Selection Monitoring Sites -- Field Recordings -- Noise Monitoring Hardware -- Data Representation -- Noise Model -- Quantitative Presentation of Noise Data -- Qualitative Presentation of Noise Data -- Evaluation -- Conclusions -- References -- A Longitudinal Study of Pressure Sensing to Infer Real-World Water Usage Events in the Home -- Introduction -- Related Work -- Data Collection and Deployment -- Acquiring Ground Truth Labels in a Real-World Deployment
Water Usage Activity Ground Truth Sensors -- Pressure Sensors and Software Tools -- Deployments -- Analysis of the Collected Dataset -- Valve Event Classification Algorithm -- Analysis and Results -- Discussion and Conclusion -- References -- Exploring the Design Space for Situated Glyphs to Support Dynamic Work Environments -- Introduction -- Situated Glyphs: Understanding the Design Space -- What: Information A├ćnity -- How: Representation Density -- Where: Spatial Distribution -- When: Temporal Distribution -- Discussion -- References -- Predicting the Future
Learning Time-Based Presence Probabilities -- Introduction -- Household GPS Survey -- Self-reported Home/Away Schedules -- Drive Time Prediction -- Probabilistic Home/Away Schedules -- Combining Probabilistic Schedule and Drive Time Algorithms -- Discussion and Summary -- References -- n-Gram Geo-trace Modeling -- Introduction -- Quantizing Geo-trace Data -- Location Quantization through Partition -- Time and Direction Features -- Geo-label -- Geo-trace Modeling -- n-Gram Model -- T-Patterns -- Decaying Probabilistic Transition Network -- Experiments and Results
Summary This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Pervasive Computing, Pervasive 2011, held in San Francisco, USA, in June 2011. The 19 revised full papers and three short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 93 submissions. The contributions are grouped into the following topical sections: practices with smartphones; sensing at home, sensing at work; predicting the future; location sensing; augmenting mobile phone use; pervasive computing in the public arena; public displays; hands on with sensing; sensing on the body
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and author index
Notes English
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Subject Ubiquitous computing -- Congresses
Mobile computing -- Congresses
Portable computers -- Congresses
Mobile computing
Portable computers
Ubiquitous computing
Electrical & Computer Engineering.
Engineering & Applied Sciences.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Lyons, Kent.
Hightower, Jeffrey.
Huang, Elaine M.
LC no. 2011929025
ISBN 9783642217265
Other Titles Pervasive 2011