Deciphering the Role of Context in Shaping Mobile Phone Usage

Design Recommendations for Context-aware Mobile Services from a Cross-Cultural Perspective

Xiangang Qin, Chee-Wee Tan, Effie Lai-Chong Law, Torkil Clemmensen, Hequn Qu, Diandi Chen

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Resumé

Context-aware mobile services have become prevalent in the last few years due to advances in embedded sensors, emerging context-aware middleware and broadening application domains. However, it remains unclear how well mobile phones deal with challenges accompanying wider socio-cultural contexts when novel context-aware applications are utilized. We report on an exploratory smallscale study that gathers data from logging mobile application usage and follow-up retrospective interviews with 32 users of Android-powered mobile phones in both Chinese and Danish cultural contexts. Results of our logging study reveal that there are commonalities and differences in smartphone usage patterns across both Chinese and Danish contexts. Specifically, we found mobile application usage to be context dependent in that socio-cultural context co-shapes the usage of smartphone in both countries. We discuss the implications of our findings for designing and implementing context-aware mobile services.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelProceedings of Chinese CHI 2018 - 6th International Symposium of Chinese CHI, ChineseCHI 2018 : Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI
Antal sider10
Udgivelses stedNew York, NY
ForlagAssociation for Computing Machinery
Publikationsdato2018
Sider39-48
ISBN (Elektronisk)9781450365086
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2018
BegivenhedThe sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI: Cross, Connect and Create - Montreal, Canada
Varighed: 21 apr. 201822 apr. 2018
Konferencens nummer: 6
http://chchi2018.icachi.org/

Konference

KonferenceThe sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI
Nummer6
LandCanada
ByMontreal
Periode21/04/201822/04/2018
Internetadresse
NavnACM International Conference Proceeding Series

Emneord

  • Mobile context awareness
  • User experience
  • Cross-cultural

Citer dette

Qin, X., Tan, C-W., Law, E. L-C., Clemmensen, T., Qu, H., & Chen, D. (2018). Deciphering the Role of Context in Shaping Mobile Phone Usage: Design Recommendations for Context-aware Mobile Services from a Cross-Cultural Perspective. I Proceedings of Chinese CHI 2018 - 6th International Symposium of Chinese CHI, ChineseCHI 2018: Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI (s. 39-48). New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery. ACM International Conference Proceeding Series https://doi.org/10.1145/3202667.3202673
Qin, Xiangang ; Tan, Chee-Wee ; Law, Effie Lai-Chong ; Clemmensen, Torkil ; Qu, Hequn ; Chen, Diandi. / Deciphering the Role of Context in Shaping Mobile Phone Usage : Design Recommendations for Context-aware Mobile Services from a Cross-Cultural Perspective. Proceedings of Chinese CHI 2018 - 6th International Symposium of Chinese CHI, ChineseCHI 2018: Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI. New York, NY : Association for Computing Machinery, 2018. s. 39-48 (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series).
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Deciphering the Role of Context in Shaping Mobile Phone Usage : Design Recommendations for Context-aware Mobile Services from a Cross-Cultural Perspective. / Qin, Xiangang; Tan, Chee-Wee; Law, Effie Lai-Chong; Clemmensen, Torkil; Qu, Hequn; Chen, Diandi.

Proceedings of Chinese CHI 2018 - 6th International Symposium of Chinese CHI, ChineseCHI 2018: Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI. New York, NY : Association for Computing Machinery, 2018. s. 39-48 (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series).

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Qin X, Tan C-W, Law EL-C, Clemmensen T, Qu H, Chen D. Deciphering the Role of Context in Shaping Mobile Phone Usage: Design Recommendations for Context-aware Mobile Services from a Cross-Cultural Perspective. I Proceedings of Chinese CHI 2018 - 6th International Symposium of Chinese CHI, ChineseCHI 2018: Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium of Chinese CHI. New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery. 2018. s. 39-48. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series). https://doi.org/10.1145/3202667.3202673