Faculty Advisor

Brown, David C.

Abstract

This paper presents the design and evaluation of a robust context aware notebook system for a wearable computer. Discussion includes psychological theory about the advantages context provides to memory recall, design considerations for graphical wearable application interfaces, and the specific requirements and goals of the Wearbook. Implementation details along with results and conclusions from the conducted usability study are also presented. The results from the evaluation study indicate that Wearbook achieved its goals of being easy to use and easy to learn.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2001

Major

Computer Science

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Computer Science

Advisor Program

Computer Science

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