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Home technology systems

Housing Care and Support Journal

Author: Dewsbury, G., Clarke, K., Rouncefield, M. , Sommerville, I.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2002


This paper is interested in the design of technology in domestic or home settings. The systems themselves have become increasingly complex and the need for dependable systems corresponding important. Inadequate understanding of the context of the lived reality of use and user needs is often a significant cause of lack of dependability. The paper aims to illuminate and highlight some fields of investigation that might form the basis for future research and development agendas technology in domestic settings.

Further Details

Volume: 5
Issue: 4
Accession Number: 11.3.04
Keywords: visionmobilityassistive devicetelecommunicationdesign
Reads: 189