Survey on Information Appliances

  title={Survey on Information Appliances},
  author={Gaetano Borriello},
n appliance is a tool or machine adapted for a special purpose. Our retail stores are full of traditional appliances that attempt to improve our lives by making an activity less unpleasant. Appliances may provide an increase in efficiency that liberates personal time, such as a washing machine or dishwasher. Or they may perform a task that users couldn't carry out to a high standard by hand alone, such as a vacuum cleaner or a label maker. If a task must be performed frequently , it often… CONTINUE READING
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