AwareKit: Exploring a Tangible Interaction Paradigm for Digital Calendars

@inproceedings{Matviienko2017AwareKitEA,
  title={AwareKit: Exploring a Tangible Interaction Paradigm for Digital Calendars},
  author={Andrii Matviienko and Swamy Ananthanarayan and Wilko Heuten and Susanne Boll},
  booktitle={CHI Extended Abstracts},
  year={2017}
}
Digital calendars are a conventional tool for planning meetings and providing information about the availability of others. In this paper, we explore an alternative tangible way of interaction with existing electronic calendaring systems. Our prototype, called AwareKit, is a tangible toolkit aimed at supplementing existing electronic calendar systems and exploits quick, fun and playful interaction. It integrates an attractive design and utilizes touch and rotation as interaction techniques to… CONTINUE READING