Wednesday, 16 March 2016

Keynote at PerCom2016 by Bo Begole: The Dawn of Responsive Media

Bo Begole is VP at Huawei is presenting a Keynote PerCom2016 on “The Dawn of Responsive Media”. He has worked in the Ubicomp domain for over 20 years. At PARC he investigated Contextual Intelligence as a logical follow-up of making context-awareness smarter and actionable. Aiming at “harvesting” the Ubicomp research at PARC he looked at business cases and business opportunities for Ubicomp, which resulted in his book “Ubiquitous Compting for Business”[1].

At Huawei his focus is on immersion and experience. He started out with outlining how people like “lean back experience” and how this is well supported by current technology. He argues that the traditional remote control supports this still more liked than gestures and people like this form of lazy media consumption. There is also a growth in “learn forward” experience, basically requiring high intensity interaction (e.g. gesture control, body activated games) that asked the user to be active. He reasons that the space in-between may be an interesting and important for future products.

In his talk Bo looked at a short history of Ubicomp and VR and spoke on to current developments and the buzz in the industry. It seems to many that VR/AR is the next huge thing changing media consumption and media sharing fundamentally, like moving from text to images. He puts up an interesting question on whether or not a second life like world is coming back? Many of us still remember the excitement (and investments) around second life the first time round.

Bo is confident that games are the killer application for VR and that hence it will sell very well. Once the technology is out with the users there will be further uses. At the same time, he questions if spatial placement (like in the HoloLens concepts seen in the media) is really helping people to organize their things, activities and data or not.

For immersive technology in the home he sees that high resolution screen will play a major role alongside mobile technologies. MirrorSys is an example of a research project of an immersive communication system. Key aspects are live sized presentation of people and a visualization that is close to the upper bounds of human perception. His calculations for the display is to have 30000 x 24000 pixel (=720 Mega pixel) as the upper bound for perception without head movement (this is roughly a factor 10 more than we have in the lab in Stuttgart [2]). At the same time camera technology is advancing towards high spatial and temporal resolution and towards camera arrays that allow you to move around the scene. He had some impressive examples of what you can do with a camera array that simultaneously captures scenes and allows you to navigate through scenes from different angles.

In his view speech interaction is also gaining more importance – moving towards conversational systems with a deep language understanding. He makes the point that especially with many devices in the Internet of Things (without classical user interface) this will play a more important role.

Finally, he suggested that user engagement is a key for responsive media. So far this has been a key in presenting advertising to customers. In the future this will be central to many applications, as the systems will optimize for engagement with the user and will adapt their content and presentation to ensure that the user is and stays engaged.

The research roadmap he presents is pretty wide with a lot of open issues to be solved.

[1] Begole, Bo. Ubiquitous Computing for Business: Find New Markets, Create Better Businesses, and Reach Customers Around the World 24-7-365. Ft Press, 2011.
[2] Power Wall at the University of Stuttgart, https://www.visus.uni-stuttgart.de/en/institute/visualisation-laboratory/technical-details.html

41 comments:

Raju Sultan said...

Your post is very important so thanks for you.If you want to know Graphic Design Services about come to our website...

Jahidul Islam said...

your post focus an important thing. If you want to know cms-development-servicesabout visit to our website.

Abu Suffian said...

your post is vary important for modern life.This is all you need to reach.So if you want to know Advanced SEO Services about visit our site

Xuan Mai said...

Nhiều người thường hay thắc mắc răng cách gỡ phần mềm ra khỏi máy tính làm sao có khó không nhỉ? hướng dẫn cài đặt cốc cốc cho máy tính sẽ giúp máy tính bạn có thêm một trình duyệt có sẵn tính năng dowload, hướng dẫn khắc phục tình trạng không vào được mạng hi vọng sẽ giúp ích cho bạn về cách khắc phục internet tại nhà mà không cần ra tiệm sửa, hướng dẫn cách đăng nhập vào modem wifi là cách mà nhiều người thường hay làm để cấu hình lại thiết bị modem của mình, hướng dẫn cách cài đặt ip cho máy tính sẽ giúp bạn có thể xem ip của máy tính mình và khắc phục về vấn đề chia sẻ tài nguyên.

Home Utility said...

Effective presentations and details of your notes are very impressive and appreciable. Thanks for the share.

Buy Ironing Board Online | Buy mop Online

admin said...

very impressive and appreciable.
....
Watch HD Movies Online For Free and Download the latest movies without Registration at : مشاهدة افلام اون لاين

Riski Johan said...

Very nice article, and in articles http://carapemanasanglobal.blogspot.com also very nice.

toko sepatu murah said...

gracias por la información es muy útil jne kirim paket murah

منى الدلوعة said...


فن وضحك ومرح | مجلة اخبار النجوم والمشاهير فضائح الفنانات فنانات العرب فنانات مراهقات فضائح انستقرام

فن وضحك ومرح
فضائح الفنانات
اخبار النجوم والمشاهير
فنانات العرب
فنانات مراهقات
فضائح انستقرام

فن وضحك ومرح | مجلة اخبار النجوم والمشاهير فضائح الفنانات
فن وضحك ومرح
فضائح الفنانات
اخبار النجوم والمشاهير
فنانات العرب
فنانات مراهقات
فضائح انستقرام

Tonmoy Karmakar said...

Your Post is very helpful.thank you so much.If you want to know Web Development please visit my Site.

Situsdomain .com said...

wow amazing post ilike it brother, thanks Jasa Pembuatan Website Murah Di Tangerang

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials said...

Oh! Your Post is very helpful. Its grate. Carry On!!! Are you a movie lover? Follow my site....
FilmePoint

Smith Brown said...

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with us.. they are really interesting.. I would like to read more from you.
Intuitive universal wristband based Gesture control

GFB said...

wow amazing post ilike it brother, thanks
Android Hile apk indir

Jitender Sharma said...

thanks admin for providing very useful trick for make a wonderful website or blog, here you can find top alerts:
dies and mould manufacturers in india

Md Majidul Islam said...

informative post , u can visit filmy stream if u want ,

zahid hamid said...

nice sharing.i really like it.keep it up ADMIN .Thank you

Driver Toolkit 8.5

shohan tis said...

nice post guys. best sports equipment

GateIIT Coaching said...

gate biotechnology coaching centres
gate coaching for chemical engineering
gate coaching for civil engineering
ies coaching centers
iit jee coaching institutes
gate coaching for aerospace engineering

amy amy said...

Great article. I read this article properly. This is one of the best posts. Thanks sharing this article
tshirthell,Redbubble coupon code,spreadshirt review,threadless uk,Teepublic,Teefury review,80stees

Apparel Resources said...

Really like this blog and the information shared here is also very informative I am really glad that i come across to this blog.
Thanks for sharing.
Fashion Brand Analysis

Fashion Forward Trends said...

Very nice info shared by you thanks for sharing this info The Best Street Style Trends at Lakmé Fashion Week Winter Festive 2016.
Street Spotting

Nilima Akter said...


Wow, Excellent post. This article is really very interesting and effective. I think its must be helpful for us. Thanks for sharing your informative.


Click here to watch movies online

Manndola Fuzail said...

Shop the best Indian ethnic wear at lowest shopping price with express shipping worldwide.

Salwar Kameez Online

http://www.manndola.co.uk

Limbani Bhavik said...

London best crowdfunding expert samit patel involved in london to grow their startups

Hosting Barato España said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Hosting Barato España said...

Obtén un dominio gratuito de por vida. Dominio gratis Argentina

Adorama Ir said...

great stuff in your site.
I love this article

http://adorama.ir

iransafe vpn said...

خريد vpn
Very Goood

Salwar UK said...

Best Outfits For Young ladies , Womens And Girls
We Have Some For You In Your Budget For more…..
Plz visit:- Embroidery Party Wear Suit

Salwar UK said...

Appriciate Your Our Designer Collection Dress...
Lovely And Designer Collection For Women,Girls & Any More...
In Your Budget If More...
Salwar Kameez for Ramzan 2017

Dooiitt Tube said...

Fancy designer wear our website and reasonable price More…
We Have Some For You In Your Budget For more…
Plz visit:- salwar Suit

Dooiitt Tube said...

We Have Some For YoBest Outfits For Young ladies,Womens and Girls
u In Your Budget For more…
Plz visit:- Designer Gowns

Dooiitt Tube said...

Exclusive Collection Of Salwar Suit And Many More...
We Have Some For You In Your Budget For More....Please Visit..Silk Sarees

Unknown said...

thank for good post and sharing.......
goldenslot
gclub casino
สูตรบาคาร่า

Priyanshu Fashion said...


India is known worldwide for its rich heritage and cultural beliefs. For the richness and sweetness attained, the country pays tribute to various people who played an influential role in this attainment. There are many special days celebrated all over the nation to memorize these special people and their significant contributions..
Please visit Independence Day Status

Priyanshu Fashion said...

Independence Day is celebrated differently and on difference dates around the world. There are fun traditions and ways to take this holiday. Find ideas about Independence Day Images, Quotes, Speech, Wishes, Status and Celebration,etc. For more...
Please visit Independence Day Picture

Priyanshu Fashion said...

Happy Independence Day, India - the "land of the free, and the home of the brave"! How well do you remember August 15th? Ask a youngster about the significance of Independence Day, and on that day prime minister of india give speech at red fort.
Please visit Independence Day Speech

Independence Day is celebrated differently and on difference dates around the world. There are fun traditions and ways to take this holiday. Find ideas about Independence Day Images, Quotes, Speech, Wishes, Status and Celebration,etc. For more...
Please visit Independence Day Images

priyanshu beautique said...

Janmashtami is one of the India's most popular festival celebrated across the country with great zest and zeal,to commemorate the birth of Lord Krishna.for more..
Plz visit:- Janmashtami
Shri Krishna Janmashtami is the Hindu festival celebrated every year on Krishna paksh ashtami of Bhadrapada month according to the Hindu calendar. The day is also known as gokulashtami, saatam aatham, rohiniashtami etc.for more...
Plz visit:- Janmashtami 2017

fenil chohan said...

You can buy from our large and diverse collection of salwar kameez, party wear suits, Bollywood collection, cotton Kurtis, Anarkali suits, Bollywood saree and many other products.....
We Have Some For You In Your Budget For more…
Plz visit:- Sarees

Priyanshu Fashion said...

Anarkali dresses have been in vogue for quite some time now and promises to stay the favorite of all girls and ladies for a long time in future too. So, shop online for designer Anarkali suits and avail them at best prices from brands like Libas,Aurelia and many more.
Please visit Anarkali Suit