ActivMON: A Wearable Ambient Activity Display

@inproceedings{Burns2011ActivMONAW,
  title={ActivMON: A Wearable Ambient Activity Display},
  author={Patrick Burns and Christopher Peter Lueg and Shlomo Berkovsky},
  booktitle={MMS},
  year={2011}
}
Global increases in overweight and obesity are linked to a trend towards decreased levels of physical activity. In combating this problem, we present ActivMON – a wearable ambient display which illuminates with a varying colour to provide a user with an intuitive visualisation of their daily activity level, as well as using a pulsing illumination to provide an indication of the activity level of other users. ActivMON is able to progressively increase a user's daily activity goal to encourage a… CONTINUE READING