Selection Using Non-symmetric Context Areas

  • Diane Lingrand
  • Stéphane Lavirotte
  • Jean-Yves Tigli
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3762)


This paper targets with applications running on mobile devices and using context informations. Following previous studies from other authors, we extend the notion of context area replacing distance function by cost function. Using this extension, we exhibit three different modes of selection and demonstrate their differences on a mobile applications: the museum visit.


Cost Function Distance Function Mobile Application Selection Mode Museum Visit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Diane Lingrand
    • 1
  • Stéphane Lavirotte
    • 1
  • Jean-Yves Tigli
    • 1
  1. 1.I3S, UNSA/CNRS UMR 6070Sophia AntipolisFrance

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