Understanding Context
  • Author : Andrew Hinton
  • Release Date : 02 December 2014
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Genre : Computers
  • Pages : 464
  • ISBN 13 : 9781449326562

Understanding Context Book Summary

To make sense of the world, we’re always trying to place things in context, whether our environment is physical, cultural, or something else altogether. Now that we live among digital, always-networked products, apps, and places, context is more complicated than ever—starting with "where" and "who" we are. This practical, insightful book provides a powerful toolset to help information architects, UX professionals, and web and app designers understand and solve the many challenges of contextual ambiguity in the products and services they create. You’ll discover not only how to design for a given context, but also how design participates in making context. Learn how people perceive context when touching and navigating digital environments See how labels, relationships, and rules work as building blocks for context Find out how to make better sense of cross-channel, multi-device products or services Discover how language creates infrastructure in organizations, software, and the Internet of Things Learn models for figuring out the contextual angles of any user experience

Understanding Context

Understanding Context

Author : Andrew Hinton
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Genre : Computers
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To make sense of the world, we’re always trying to place things in context, whether our environment is physical, cultural, or something else altogether. Now that we live among digital, always-networked products, apps, and places, context is more complicated than ever—starting with "where" and "who" we are. This ...

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Author : Danny Raz,Arto Tapani Juhola,Joan Serrat-Fernandez,Alex Galis
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Fast and Efficient Context-Aware Services gives a thorough explanation of the state-of-the-art in Context-Aware-Services (CAS). The authors describe all major terms and components of CAS, defining context and discussing the requirements of context-aware applications and their use in 3rd generation services. The text covers the service creation problem as well ...

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Author : Institute of Medicine,National Academy of Engineering,National Academy of Sciences,Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Political Science
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This report covers discussions at a symposium on the International Context for National Science and Technology Strategies. The meeting was held May 7, 1997 at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C., and was organized by the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR). The symposium featured presentations by experts representing academic, industry, ...

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Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
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Many preachers and teachers of preaching talk about the gospel; few name it. Theologies of the Gospel in Context assembles a gifted group of homileticians who think that preachers need to be able to articulate the gospel not "in general," but in a certain time and place, in context. They ...

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