Astral: Prototyping mobile and smart object interactive behaviours using familiar applications

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Astral : Prototyping mobile and smart object interactive behaviours using familiar applications. / Ledo, David; Vermeulen, Jo; Carpendale, Sheelagh; Greenberg, Saul; Oehlberg, Lora; Boring, Sebastian.

DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, 2019. p. 711-724 (DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference).

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Harvard

Ledo, D, Vermeulen, J, Carpendale, S, Greenberg, S, Oehlberg, L & Boring, S 2019, Astral: Prototyping mobile and smart object interactive behaviours using familiar applications. in DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference, pp. 711-724, 2019 ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems, DIS 2019, San Diego, United States, 23/06/2019. https://doi.org/10.1145/3322276.3322329

APA

Ledo, D., Vermeulen, J., Carpendale, S., Greenberg, S., Oehlberg, L., & Boring, S. (2019). Astral: Prototyping mobile and smart object interactive behaviours using familiar applications. In DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (pp. 711-724). Association for Computing Machinery. DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference https://doi.org/10.1145/3322276.3322329

Vancouver

Ledo D, Vermeulen J, Carpendale S, Greenberg S, Oehlberg L, Boring S. Astral: Prototyping mobile and smart object interactive behaviours using familiar applications. In DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference. Association for Computing Machinery. 2019. p. 711-724. (DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference). https://doi.org/10.1145/3322276.3322329

Author

Ledo, David ; Vermeulen, Jo ; Carpendale, Sheelagh ; Greenberg, Saul ; Oehlberg, Lora ; Boring, Sebastian. / Astral : Prototyping mobile and smart object interactive behaviours using familiar applications. DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, 2019. pp. 711-724 (DIS 2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference).

Bibtex

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