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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI HCII (International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction)

Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Aging and Assistive Environments

8th International Conference, UAHCI 2014, Held as Part of HCI International 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 22-27, 2014, Proceedings, Part III

Editors: Stephanidis, Constantine, Antona, Margherita (Eds.)

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The four-volume set LNCS 8513-8516 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction, UAHCI 2014, held as part of the 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2014, held in Heraklion, Crete, Greece in June 2014, jointly with 14 other thematically similar conferences.

The total of 1476 papers and 220 posters presented at the HCII 2014 conferences was carefully reviewed and selected from 4766 submissions. These papers address the latest research and development efforts and highlight the human aspects of design and use of computing systems. The papers thoroughly cover the entire field of human-computer interaction, addressing major advances in knowledge and effective use of computers in a variety of application areas. The total of 251 contributions included in the UAHCI proceedings were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in this four-volume set. The 75 papers included in this volume are organized in the following topical sections: design for aging; health and rehabilitation applications; accessible smart and assistive environments; assistive robots and mobility, navigation and safety.

Table of contents (76 chapters)

Table of contents (76 chapters)
  • MobileQuiz: A Serious Game for Enhancing the Physical and Cognitive Abilities of Older Adults

    Pages 3-14

    Birn, Thomas (et al.)

  • Does Web Design Matter? Examining Older Adults’ Attention to Cognitive and Affective Illustrations on Cancer-Related Websites through Eye Tracking

    Pages 15-23

    Bol, Nadine (et al.)

  • Heuristics in Ergonomic Design of Portable Control Devices for the Elderly

    Pages 24-33

    Butlewski, Marcin (et al.)

  • Efficiency of a Video and a Tutorial in Teaching Older Adults to Interact with Smartphones

    Pages 34-45

    Ribeiro, Jorge (et al.)

  • Reassuring the Elderly Regarding the Use of Mobile Devices for Mobility

    Pages 46-57

    Cunha, António (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Aging and Assistive Environments
Book Subtitle
8th International Conference, UAHCI 2014, Held as Part of HCI International 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 22-27, 2014, Proceedings, Part III
Editors
  • Constantine Stephanidis
  • Margherita Antona
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
8515
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-07446-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-07446-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-07445-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVI, 823
Number of Illustrations
325 b/w illustrations
Topics