Contrasting Paradigms for the Development of Wearable Computers

  title={Contrasting Paradigms for the Development of Wearable Computers},
  author={Chris Baber and David J. Haniff and Sandra I. Woolley},
  journal={IBM Syst. J.},
In this paper, current applications of wearable computers are reviewed and categorized according to dimensions of “time” and “reference.” The time dimension is based on whether the system uses information that is stored, information that is current, or information that can help in predicting future events. The reference dimension is concerned with the type of application, event, task, environment, person, or artifact. Each of these categories can be described in terms of its temporal features… 

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