Perception beyond the Here and Now

Abstract Emerging sensor-equipped computing devices are overcoming longstanding temporal and spatial boundaries to human perception. Comments This short paper considers the impact of sensor-equipped computing devices on the temporal and spatial limitations of the five senses of human perception and suggests that completely new modes of self and environmental perception might emerge in the near [...]


Questions to Improve Quality of Life with Wearables: Humans, Technology, and the World

Abstract Existing wearables mainly benefit to specialists and patients however they could also benefit to the general public, improving quality of life. To reach this goal, strategies for the development and implementation of wearables must be chosen based on careful consideration of interaction between humans and computing technologies, from multiple perspectives including cultural, economic, political, and [...]