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The Web of Things as an Infrastructure for Improving Users’ Health and Wellbeing

Eduardo Velloso, Débora Cardador, Katia Vega, Wallace Ugulino, Andreas Bulling, Hans Gellersen, Hugo Fuks

Proc. Workshop of the Brazilian Institute for Web Science Research, 2011.


Abstract

This position paper outlines the authors’ vision on how the Web of Things, using interconnected devices, including sensor nodes, mobile phones and conventional computers can help improve the overall health and wellbeing of its users. We describe ongoing work being carried by our research group both at PUC-Rio and at Lancaster University as well as the motivating background.

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@inproceedings{velloso11_wsr, author = {Velloso, Eduardo and Cardador, D{\'{e}}bora and Vega, Katia and Ugulino, Wallace and Bulling, Andreas and Gellersen, Hans and Fuks, Hugo}, title = {The Web of Things as an Infrastructure for Improving Users' Health and Wellbeing}, booktitle = {Proc. Workshop of the Brazilian Institute for Web Science Research}, year = {2011} }