Nguyen et al’s Recording Technologies paper accepted to Ubicomp

May 1st, 2008  |  Published in News


An Empirical Investigation of Concerns of Everyday Tracking and Recording Technologies
David H. Nguyen, Alfred Kobsa, Gillian R. Hayes

Abstract: “This paper presents an exploration and analysis of attitudes towards everyday tracking and recording technologies (e.g., credit cards, store loyalty cards, store video cameras). Interview participants reported being highly concerned with information privacy. At the same time, however, they also reported being significantly less concerned regarding the use of everyday technologies that have the capabilities to collect, process, and disseminate personal information. We present results from this study that both identify and begin to explain this discrepancy.”

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