A Context-Sensitive Nomadic Exhibition Guide

  • Reinhard Oppermann
  • Marcus Specht
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1927)

Abstract:

The paper describes a nomadic guide that considers the context of use (CoU) for information selection and presentation. A nomadic system is de- fined by continuous access to information spaces independent from specific de- vices. The CoU is defined by the location and characteristics of the user. Inter- ests of the user deduced from the navigation in the physical and information space are the main goal of information adaptation in the paper. A prototype of a nomadic system that adapts the information to the user needs is presented.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Reinhard Oppermann
    • 1
  • Marcus Specht
    • 1
  1. 1.GMD - German National Research Center for Information Technology Institute for Applied Information TechnologySanktAugustin

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