Developing Design Guidelines for Context-Aware Mobile Applications

Jonna Häkkilä, Jani Mäntyjärvi

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Context-aware computing sets new challenges for interaction design. This paper introduces the special characteristics of context-aware mobile devices that should be taken into account in interaction and user interface design, and proposes design guidelines for context-aware mobile applications. The proposed guidelines are evaluated with two design exercises.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Mobile Technology, Applications & Systems
Place of PublicationNew York, NY, USA
ISBN (Print)1595935193
Publication statusPublished - 2006
MoEC publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication

Publication series

SeriesMobility '06: Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Mobile technology, applications & systems


  • design guidelines
  • heuristics
  • mobile devices
  • user centric design
  • context-awareness

Field of science

  • Electronic, automation and communications engineering, electronics

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