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UniCast, OutCast & GroupCast: Three Steps Toward Ubiquitous, Peripheral Displays

  • Joseph F. McCarthy
  • Tony J. Costa
  • Edy S. Liongosari
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2201)

Abstract

Artifacts and surfaces that can display digital content are proliferating at a steady rate. Many of these displays will be peripheral, i.e., used for content that is not directly related to one.s primary activities. However, what kinds of content would people want to see on such peripheral displays? We have begun to investigate the use of peripheral displays in three workplace contexts: within an individual office (UniCast), outside an individual office (OutCast) and in a common area (GroupCast).

Keywords

Ubiquitous Computing Module Class Computer Support Cooperative Work Network Camera Primary Work 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joseph F. McCarthy
    • 1
  • Tony J. Costa
    • 1
  • Edy S. Liongosari
    • 1
  1. 1.Accenture Technology LabsNorthbrookUSA

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