AmBird: Mediating Intimacy for Long Distance Relationships through an Ambient Awareness System

  • Sine Jespersen Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University Aabogade 34 D, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
  • Rasmus Stounbjerg Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University Aabogade 34 D, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
  • Nervo Verdezoto Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University Aabogade 34 D, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
Keywords: Ambient Awareness, Intimacy, Communication

Abstract

This paper introduces the AmBird concept that explores how to provide alternatives for mediating intimacy for people that are living apart. The initial design and implementation of the AmBird concept is described as well as a preliminary concept validation. Based on the lessons learned, we highlight the opportunities of AmBird to support multiple intimate acts and our future work. 

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Published
2015-10-05
How to Cite
Jespersen, S., Stounbjerg, R., & Verdezoto, N. (2015). AmBird: Mediating Intimacy for Long Distance Relationships through an Ambient Awareness System. Aarhus Series on Human Centered Computing, 1(1), 2. https://doi.org/10.7146/aahcc.v1i1.21321