ACM - Computers in Entertainment


SPECIAL ISSUE: TV and Video Entertainment Environments

Computers in Entertainment [Vol. 7, No. 3] View Full Citation in the Digital Library


In this issue

Teaching Intel to love the television
Over the last decade, as Intel Corporation has successively sought to expand its business into consumer electronics adjacencies, it envisioned a spectrum of screens in homes that could serve as ...
Next research idea beyond Live and CitizenMedia
In the video we summarize our experiences as researchers in running the ICT European research pojects, “LIVE -- Live Staging of Media Events” and “CitizenMedia”. Carmen MacWilliams and Georg Trogemann ...
Live@Dublin > delayed@Tampere
Video has gone extremely mobile, even in real-time. Mobile phones with video capabilities and internet connection played significant roles in causing this outcome. In this video presentation I talk about ...
Interactive stories and the audience
Interactive narratives have long been advocated as having the potential to create more immersive and transformative experiences for audiences by adding the pleasure of agency. In practice, however, finding the ...
The emperor's clothes in high resolution
In this article, an experiment was conducted to measure the effect of framing a high definition television (HDTV) clip. One group of participants was told they were watching a brand ...
Interactive documentaries
This article is motivated by the opportunity presented by recent advances in information and communication technology—particularly by faster broadband connections and faster digital media processing capabilities—for interactive television to extend ...
Nonlinear news production and consumption
People depend on news to make sense of happenings in the world, but current digital news products do not live up to their potential in this regard. Interactivity in relation ...
Relax or study? A qualitative user study on the usage of live mobile TV and mobile video
The usage of live mobile TV and mobile video devices is increasing in Japan as well as in other countries. In the summer of 2007, in the Tokyo area, we ...
Local communities and IPTV
Local communities are communities that have relationships in real life due to the physical location of their households. IPTV can be a way to support these local communities (either in ...
Prospecting the appropriation of digital TV in a Brazilian project
A good practice for developers of new technology, which has great influence on the life of users (e.g., digital TV), would be to inform them about the benefits of the ...