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Invited Talk on HuddleLamp at FH Worms

Roman Rädle was invited to give a 90-minutes talk about HuddleLamp. The talk was on December 2nd, 2014 at FH Worms (Prof. Dr. Werner König, Mobile Computing) and included a live demo of HuddleLamp’s hybrid sensing. Announcement FH Worms: Blog Entry Here are some impressions:

Best Demo Award for HuddleLamp at ITS 2014

We are happy to announce that HuddleLamp won the BEST DEMO AWARD at ITS 2014. More information about HuddleLamp, its motivation, and the technology behind “the scenes” is described in the research paper HuddleLamp: Spatially-Aware Mobile Displays for Ad-hoc Around-the-Table Collaboration. In this picture you can see Harald Reiterer, Nicolai Marquardt, Hans-Christian Jetter and Roman Rädle [...]

HuddleLamp featured on Gizmodo, Ubergizmo, and Hackaday

Our HuddleLamp project got featured on various tech blogs like Gizmodo, Ubergizmo, and Hackaday. More information about HuddleLamp, its motivation, and the technology behind “the scenes” is described in the research paper HuddleLamp: Spatially-Aware Mobile Displays for Ad-hoc Around-the-Table Collaboration or on huddlelamp.org. HuddleLamp in the media A Hacked Lamp Turns Multiple Mobile Devices Into a [...]

Harald Reiterer is on Sabbatical

From October to March 2015 Harald Reiterer is on Sabbatical. He will be hosted by SACHI, the St Andrews HCI Research Group. This group is part of the School of Computing at the University of St Andrews, Scotland.

Contributions to ITS ’14 in Dresden

We contribute a full paper, a demo, and two doctoral symposium papers to ITS ’14 this year. The ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, taking place from November 16 to 19 in Dresden, Germany (its2014.org). Roman Rädle, Hans-Christian Jetter, Nicolai Marquardt, Harald Reiterer, Yvonne Rogers. 2014. HuddleLamp: Spatially-Aware Mobile Displays for Ad-hoc Around-the-Table [...]

Presentation of bachelor/master-project topics

This semester we offer a number of Bachelor and Master projects in which students have the opportunity to actively participate in ongoing research projects. We, therefore, cordially invite you to come visit us in our MediaRoom (Z924) on Wednesday, October 22nd at 11.45 am. There you will get an overview of open Bachelor and Master projects. The projects [...]

Best Paper Award auf der Mensch und Computer 2014

Unsere Einreichung Employing Blended Interaction to Blend the Qualities of Digital and Physical Books hat auf der Mensch und Computer 2014 in München den Best Paper Award verliehen bekommen. Das Paper ist unter folgendem Link verfügbar.  

Blended Library – Workshop on Project Outcomes in Konstanz

We organized a workshop to present the outcomes of the project Blended Library to the Ministry of Science, Research, and the Arts Baden-Wurttemberg and to library directors from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. The one-day workshop was held on Thursday July 31, 2014 at the University of Konstanz. Over 50 participants were invited and in addition [...]

Invited Talk of Prof. Jürgen Steimle: Printed Sensors for Interactive Surfaces on May 21, 2014

Printed Sensors for Interactive Surfaces Speaker Prof. Dr. Jürgen Steimle Web/Url http://embodied.mpi-inf.mpg.de Institution Head (W2) of the Embodied Interaction Group at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics and Visiting Assistant Professor at the MIT Media Lab Date May 21, 2014 Timeframe 5pm – 6pm Location P 1138 Description Present-day computers are rectangular and rigid. This limits mobile computing, [...]

2 Papers at AVI 2014

Our group contributes two papers to the AVI 2014 conference which will take place in Como, Italy from May 27th to May 30th , 2013. We will present two papers: SpaceFold and PhysicLenses: Simultaneous Multifocus Navigation on Touch SurfacesSimon Butscher, Kasper Hornbæk and Harald Reiterer Back to Tangibility: A Post-WIMP Perspective on Control Room DesignJens Müller, [...]