Category Archives: Mobile Media Observation

Backseat Driver: Intimate Interaction between Kids and Parents

Recently I have been researching some automotive apps on the market for another final project from class, COM597: Interactive Design. The practical functions of current  automotive apps include educational tutorials, driving logs, gas finders for cheap gas, repair estimates, finding … Continue reading

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How to Motivate Retailer Shoppers with QR Codes

QR code is a kind of a gateway connecting a digital world and a true life via mobile devices. Though nowadays more and more people believe QR code is going to die out or be replaced by other cutting-edge techniques, marketers … Continue reading

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Why Should We Think about Mobile Security?

I complained to my friend that my phone is getting slow and crashing easily whenever I use some apps these days. “Hmmm…Have you tried an antivirus software on your phone?” she said. My mobile device should have Security Software? This … Continue reading

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Another interesting usage of 2D Code

Most of our experience of 2D Code is l   Step1: Open 2D Code Scanner l   Step2: Stabilize your hands and scan the 2D Code from the posters, magazines or brochures l   Step3: Follow the link to a website, watch a … Continue reading

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Fog of World: Turning your travel into a game

Usually people travel with smartphone aims to check locations or search the route. However, there is an app completes your travel experience more than those functions. Two Taiwanese developers came up the idea about an app remembering everywhere users have been … Continue reading

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LINE: A Mobile Platform for Everything

First week I had a brief introduction of my three messaging Apps, Whatsapp, LINE and WeChat. LINE is the App users can make free voice calls and send free messages. I have been paying attention on LINE’s developments because it … Continue reading

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