SenSay: A Context-Aware Mobile Phone

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SenSay: A Context-Aware Mobile Phone
SenSay is a context-aware mobile phone that adapts to dynamically changing environmental and physiological states. In addition to manipulating ringer volume, vibration, and phone alerts, SenSay can provide remote callers with the ability to communicate the urgency of their calls, make call suggestions to users when they are idle, and provide the caller with feedback on the current status of the Sensay user. A number of sensors including accelerometers, light, and microphones are mounted at various points on the body to provide data about the user’s context. A decision module uses a set of rules to analyze the sensor data and manage a state machine composed of uninterruptible, idle, active and normal states. Results from our threshold analyses show a clear delineation can be made among several user states by examining sensor data trends. SenSay augments its contextual knowledge by tapping into applications such as electronic calendars, address books, and task lists. The phone allevia...
Daniel P. Siewiorek, Asim Smailagic, Junichi Furuk
Added 04 Jul 2010
Updated 04 Jul 2010
Type Conference
Year 2003
Where ISWC
Authors Daniel P. Siewiorek, Asim Smailagic, Junichi Furukawa, Andreas Krause, Neema Moraveji, Kathryn Reiger, Jeremy Shaffer, Fei Lung Wong
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