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AccesSights -A Multimodal Location-Aware Mobile Tourist Information System
 

Summary: AccesSights - A Multimodal Location-Aware
Mobile Tourist Information System
Palle Klante1
, Jens Kr¨osche1
, and Susanne Boll2
1
OFFIS Research Institute, Escherweg 2, D-26121 Oldenburg, Germany
klante|kroesche@offis.de,
WWW home page: http://www.offis.de
2
University of Oldenburg, Escherweg 2, D-26121 Oldenburg, Germany
susanne.boll@uni-oldenburg.de,
WWW home page: http://mmit.informatik.uni-oldenburg.de
Abstract. Through recent developments in the segment of mobile de-
vices like personal digital assistants (PDA) the usage of mobile appli-
cations in different areas of our normal life increases. New applications
support mobile users with location-aware information. But today's sys-
tems are not usable for all: there still exist various barriers for blind and
visually impaired people. This user group does not receives the same
information as normally sighted users. AccesSights overcomes these bar-

  

Source: Appelrath, Hans-Jürgen - Department für Informatik, Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Boll, Susanne - Department für Informatik, Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

 

Collections: Computer Technologies and Information Sciences