Rethinking the Computer (14 Jun 2004)
Although the goal of Oxygen is to make interacting with computers far easier, the first generation of pervasive computers is bound to come with a new set of problems. 'If you think computers are frustrating now, just wait,' says principal research scientist Larry Rudolph, who heads the Oxygen Research Group, which is working to answer some fundamental questions about pervasive computing. For example, what happens when someone without an advanced degree in computer science asks an intelligent office to open the drapes, and it doesn’t respond?
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