Article | MUM 2003. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia | Empirical Evaluation of User Experience in two Adaptive Mobile Application Prototypes

Title:
Empirical Evaluation of User Experience in two Adaptive Mobile Application Prototypes
Author:
Leena Arhippainen: University of Oulu, Finland Marika Tähti: University of Oulu, Finland
Download:
Full text (pdf)
Year:
2003
Conference:
MUM 2003. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia
Issue:
011
Article no.:
007
Pages:
27-34
No. of pages:
8
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2003-12-10
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


Export in BibTex, RIS or text

Today‚Äôs applications such as ubiquitous systems are more and more aware of user’s habits and the context of use. The features of products and the context of use will affect the human’s experiences and preferences about the use of device. Thus; user experience in user-product interaction has been regarded as an important research topic in the mobile application design area. The purpose of this paper is to clarify how user experience can be evaluated in adaptive mobile applications. The user experience evaluations were performed through interviews and observation while test users were using PDA-based adaptive mobile application prototypes. As a result; this paper presents the analysis of the test methods for further user experience evaluations.

CR Categories: J.m [Computer Applications]: Miscellaneous; Experimentation; Human Factors.

Keywords: Adaptation; HCI; mobile device; user experience evaluation

MUM 2003. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia

Author:
Leena Arhippainen, Marika Tähti
Title:
Empirical Evaluation of User Experience in two Adaptive Mobile Application Prototypes
References:

BELLOTTI; F.; BERTA; R.; DEGLORIA; A. AND MARGARONE; M. 2002. User Testing a Hypermedia Tour Guide. IEEE Pervasive Computing; 33-41.


BUCHENAU; M. AND FULTON SURI; J. 2000. Experience Prototyping; in Proceedings of the DIS 2000 seminar; Communications of the ACM; 424-433.


CONSOLVO; S.; ARNSTEIN ; L. AND FRANZA; B. R. 2002. User Study Techniques in the Design and Evaluation of a Ubicomp Environment.In the Proceedings of UbiComp 2002; LNCS 2498; Springer-Verlag; Berlin; 73-90.


DEWEY; J. 1980.Art as Experience; New York: Perigee; (reprint);355.


DEY; A. K. AND ABOWD; G.D. 1999. Towards a Better Understanding of Context and Context-Awareness. GVU Technical Report. GIT-GVU- 99-22. Georgia Institute of Technology.


FLECK; M.; FRID; M.; KINDBERG ; T.; O’BRIEN-STRAIN; E.; RAJANI; R. AND SPASOJEVIC; M. 2002. From Informing to Remembering: Ubiquitous Systems in Interactive Museums. IEEE Pervasive Computing 1/2; 17-25.


FORLIZZI; J. AND FORD ; S. 2000. The Building Blocks of Experience: An Early Framework for Interaction Designers; in Proceedings of the DIS 2000 seminar; Communications of the ACM; 419‚Äď423.


GARRETT; J. J. 2002. The Elements of user experience. User-centered design for the web. New Riders; 208.


HILTUNEN; M.; LAUKKA; M. AND LUOMALA; J. 2002. Mobile User Experience; Edita Publishing Inc. Finland; 214.


JOHANSON; B.; FOX; A. AND WINOGRAD; T. 2002. The Interactive Workspaces Project: Experiences with Ubiquitous Computing Rooms. IEEE Pervasive computing 1/2 ; 67-74.


NIKKANEN; M. 2001. K√§ytt√§j√§n kokemusta kartoittavien tutkimus- ja suunnittelumenetelmien k√§ytt√∂ tuotekehitysprosessissa. Licentiate’s degree. University of Helsinki; 102.


PALEN; L. AND SALZMAN; M. 2002. Voice-mail Diary Studies for Naturalist ic Data Capture under Mobile Conditions; CSCW; New Orleans; Louisiana; USA; November 16-20;87-95.


RANTAKOKKO; T. AND PLOMP ; J. 2003. An Adaptive Map-Based Interface for Situated Services; in proceedings of the Smart Objects Conference;Grenoble; France.


WEISER; M. 1991. THE Computer for the 21st Century . Scientific American 265(3);94-104.

MUM 2003. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia

Author:
Leena Arhippainen, Marika Tähti
Title:
Empirical Evaluation of User Experience in two Adaptive Mobile Application Prototypes
Note: the following are taken directly from CrossRef
Citations:
No citations available at the moment