"I'm just on my phone and they're watching TV": Quantifying mobile device use while watching television

@inproceedings{Holz2015ImJO,
  title={"I'm just on my phone and they're watching TV": Quantifying mobile device use while watching television},
  author={Christian Holz and F. Bentley and K. Church and M. Patel},
  booktitle={TVX '15},
  year={2015}
}
  • Christian Holz, F. Bentley, +1 author M. Patel
  • Published in TVX '15 2015
  • Computer Science
  • In recent years, mobile devices have become a part of our daily lives--much like television sets had over the second half of the 20th century. Increasingly, people are using mobile devices while watching television. We set out to understand this behavior on a minute-by-minute quantified level as well as users' motivations and purposes of device use while watching television. We conducted a novel mixed-methods study inside seven households with fourteen instrumented phone and tablet devices… CONTINUE READING

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