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Personal Informatics for Non-Geeks: Lessons Learned from Ordinary People

Calikli, Gul; Andersen, Mads Schaarup; Bandara, Arosha; Price, Blaine A. and Nuseibeh, Bashar (2014). Personal Informatics for Non-Geeks: Lessons Learned from Ordinary People. In: Proceedings of 2014 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing Adjunct Publication (UbiComp 2014 Adjunct), pp. 683–686.

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We have been studying how ordinary people use personal informatics technologies for several years. In this paper we briefly describe our early studies, which influenced our design decisions in a recent pilot study that included junior doctors in a UK hospital. We discuss a number of failures in compliance and data collection as well as lessons learned.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2014 the Authors
ISBN: 1-4503-3047-9, 978-1-4503-3047-3
Keywords: Personal informatics; life-logging studies; quantified self
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Research Group: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
International Development & Inclusive Innovation
International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research (ICCCR)
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Item ID: 45346
Depositing User: Gul Calikli
Date Deposited: 18 Feb 2016 13:03
Last Modified: 10 May 2019 08:30
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