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SMSlingshot a shared encounter in urban space

Fischer, P. T. (2010) SMSlingshot a shared encounter in urban space. University of Strathclyde.

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Interaction design is increasingly situated beyond the desktop and demands new approaches, if it is made for Urban Space. Public and semi-public spaces add new challenges in terms of interaction theory, technology and sociology. SMSlingshot is an interactive unban installation (also named a Shared Encounter) and research vehicle that helps to explore these new challenges.