AAAI Publications, Second AAAI Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing

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Crowd-Aware Space Monitoring by Crowdsourcing a Micro QA Task
Yi-Ching Huang, Jane Yung-jen Hsu

Last modified: 2014-09-05


Effective space monitoring helps improve utilization of seminar rooms in the work place. This paper presents CrowdButtons as a simple solution to real-time space monitoring by crowdsourcing. CrowdButtons are tangible reporting devices designed to collect room status data from passersby. Anyone may participate in the micro QA task instantly by clicking a button, while the dashboard displays real-time room status as well as visualization of space usage patterns over time.


Crowdsourcing; Space-Monitoring; Human Computer Interaction

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