The evolution of electronic technology, the introduction of new materials and the emergence of mobile networks and cloud technology accelerated the revolution associated with the usage of mobile devices (e.g., smartphones, tablets) opening room for pervasive or ubiquitous computing. The paper will focus mainly on the type of mobile device applications that are used by people daily, ranging from leisure to productivity applications, and address their innovative potential, analyzing the opportunities offered and also the challenges placed for users, lawmakers, developers, and for the human-factors community.
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2015|
|Event||6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2015) - Las Vegas, United States|
Duration: 26 Jul 2015 → 30 Jul 2015
Conference number: 6th