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Older User Experience: An Evaluation with a Location-based Mobile Multimedia Service

Oneill, E, Collomosse, John, Jay, T, Yousef, K, Reiser, M and Jones, S (2010) Older User Experience: An Evaluation with a Location-based Mobile Multimedia Service IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, 5 (1). pp. 31-38.

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Abstract

This article reports a user-experience study in which a group of 18 older adults used a location-based mobile multimedia service in the setting of a rural nature reserve. The prototype system offered a variety of means of obtaining rich multimedia content from oak waymarker posts using a mobile phone. Free text questionnaires and focus groups were employed to investigate participants' experiences with the system and their attitudes to the use of mobile and pervasive systems in general. The users' experiences with the system were positive with respect to the design of the system in the context of the surrounding natural environment. However, the authors found some significant barriers to their adoption of mobile and pervasive systems as replacements for traditional information sources.

Item Type: Article
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Oneill, EUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Collomosse, JohnJ.Collomosse@surrey.ac.ukUNSPECIFIED
Jay, TUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Yousef, KUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Reiser, MUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Jones, SUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : 15 March 2010
Funders : EPSRC
Identification Number : 10.1109/MVT.2009.935543
Copyright Disclaimer : © 2010 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other uses, in any current or future media, including reprinting/republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works, for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted component of this work in other works.
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 26 Jul 2017 11:12
Last Modified : 26 Jul 2017 11:12
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/721464

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