User Interfaces for Wearable Computers Development and Evaluation

Over the last decades, desktop computers for professional and consumer applications have become a quasi standard. However, the last few years have been dominated by a new trend in computing: the mobile use of computers. Wearable computers, which are a special kind of mobile computer, assist their us...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Witt, Hendrik
Format: eBook
Published: Wiesbaden Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2008, 2008
Edition:1st ed. 2008
Series:Advanced Studies Mobile Research Center Bremen
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Theoretical Framework and Related Work
  • Interdisciplinary Foundations
  • Fundamentals of Perception and Cognition
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Context-Awareness and Adaptive User Interfaces
  • Design and Development of Wearable User Interfaces
  • An Approach for Developing Wearable User Interfaces
  • Evaluation of Wearable User Interfaces
  • The HotWire Apparatus
  • Interruption Methods for Gesture Interaction
  • Interruption Methods for Speech Interaction
  • Visual Feedback and Frames of Reference for Gesture Interaction
  • Development of Wearable User Interface
  • The Wearable User Interface Toolkit
  • Applications
  • Conclusion
  • Conclusions and Final Remarks