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Aesthetic Aspects of Technology-Mediated Self-awareness Experiences

  • Junji Watanabe
Open Access
Conference paper
Part of the Proceedings in Information and Communications Technology book series (PICT, volume 6)

Abstract

Today’s media technologies can provide experiences where people become aware of their fundamental attributes and unconscious behaviors. In this paper, I introduce three interface technologies designed to mediate such self-awareness experiences, and interpret them from an aesthetical viewpoint.

Keywords

Self-awareness experiences Interface technologies Aesthetics Saccade-based display Galvanic vestibular stimulation Heartbeat picnic 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Junji Watanabe
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  1. 1.NTT Communication Science LaboratoriesNippon Telegraph and Telephone CorporationAtsugiJapan

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