Christopher Baker

Why can't my cell phone be smarter?

30 July 2006

  • I want a cell phone that knows where it is. Good Ubicomp design is all about context right? Most cell phones already have the ability to know where they are (GPS onboard). The phone should …
  • Allow me to set certain zones (based on coordinates etc) and times of day when the phone will not ring (i.e. in a church, in a classroom, during a meeting on my calendar).
  • to be continued …
ZeroOne / ISEA 2006 Assistant Rapporteur