Eye-Tracking Study for Company ILLUSTREE

In an ongoing follow-up activity for the R&D project AUToMAte, our project partners of the Campus Steyr of the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria conduct usability tests for the user experience design company ILLUSTREE Great User Experiences GmbH. The tests are focused on evaluating gaze behavior using the SMI Eye Tracking Glasses, both in mobile and stationary settings. A combination of think aloud methods and eye tracking is...

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We Are Now on Facebook

We are pleased to inform you that we are now on Facebook. To visit our Facebook page Mobile Interactive Systems, go to https://www.facebook.com/mobile.interactive.systems/ or just click on the Facebook icon on the upper right hand corner of this website. If you want to stay updated on our projects and research activities, we kindly invite you to follow us by liking our Facebook...

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Project “Low Emission Electric Freight Fleets” Starts in April 2016

We are partner in the new R&D project LEEFF (Low Emission Electric Freight Fleets), which is funded by the Austrian Climate and Energy Fund as well as the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) in the Austrian Electric Mobility Flagship Projects programme. This year’s call supports the development and demonstration of new solutions in the field of electric mobility. They will stress the systemic perspective and broaden the scope of...

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SOCIALCARE Partner Meeting in Hagenberg

From February 1 to February 2, we had a fruitful partner meeting for the R&D project SOCIALCARE with 16 participants from Austria (Johanniter Österreich Ausbildung und Forschung gemeinnützige GmbH, LIFEtool gemeinnuetzige GmbH and University of Applied Science Upper Austria), Belgium (Johanniter International), Spain (Atos Worldline Spain and Ingeniería y Soluciones Informáticas) and The Netherlands (Eerste Verdieping Internet Communities...

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Follow-Up Project with emporia Telecom GmbH & Co. KG

In a follow-up project for our R&D project AUToMAte, the new emporiaSMART phone developed by emporia Telecom GmbH & Co. KG will be evaluated. This Android-based smartphone, which was introduced at the Mobile World Congress 2015, has been designed to meet the needs of senior citizens and provides several unique features like the removable keyboard cover and a stylus for text input. We will test the emporiaSMART phone in the field with...

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MUM 2015 Conference Successfully Closed

MUM 2015 is over! It has been a great conference at the Ars Electronica Center Linz with 25 full and 8 short paper presentations. The topics in the technical program were organized in the following sessions: media and applications; studies and findings; detecting, classifying, and recognizing; specific application areas; specific user groups; wearable and mobile interaction; augmented reality; and designing interactions. In addition to the...

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