Capturing Mobile Phone Usage: Research Methods for Mobile Studies

  • C. Y. Wei
  • Published 2007 in
    2007 IEEE International Professional…


The small form factor and constant presence of mobile phones create unique challenges to the study of their use. Mobile phone use can be difficult for outsiders to observe because of the intimate nature of the devices. Mobile use can also be multimodal (voice and text), further complicating data collection. The mobility and multitasking that are facilitated… (More)

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