Sensors 2013, 13(11), 15113-15137; doi:10.3390/s131115113
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Towards Memory-Aware Services and Browsing through Lifelogging Sensing

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Received: 23 September 2013; in revised form: 23 October 2013 / Accepted: 24 October 2013 / Published: 5 November 2013
(This article belongs to the Special Issue State-of-the-Art Sensors Technology in Spain 2013)
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Abstract: Every day we receive lots of information through our senses that is lost forever, because it lacked the strength or the repetition needed to generate a lasting memory. Combining the emerging Internet of Things and lifelogging sensors, we believe it is possible to build up a Digital Memory (Dig-Mem) in order to complement the fallible memory of people. This work shows how to realize the Dig-Mem in terms of interactions, affinities, activities, goals and protocols. We also complement this Dig-Mem with memory-aware services and a Dig-Mem browser. Furthermore, we propose a RFID Tag-Sharing technique to speed up the adoption of Dig-Mem. Experimentation reveals an improvement of the user understanding of Dig-Mem as time passes, compared to natural memories where the level of detail decreases over time.
Keywords: wearable computing; lifelogging sensors; internet of things
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Arcega, L.; Font, J.; Cetina, C. Towards Memory-Aware Services and Browsing through Lifelogging Sensing. Sensors 2013, 13, 15113-15137.

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Arcega L, Font J, Cetina C. Towards Memory-Aware Services and Browsing through Lifelogging Sensing. Sensors. 2013; 13(11):15113-15137.

Chicago/Turabian Style

Arcega, Lorena; Font, Jaime; Cetina, Carlos. 2013. "Towards Memory-Aware Services and Browsing through Lifelogging Sensing." Sensors 13, no. 11: 15113-15137.

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