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Consentful surveillance: supporting user understanding and control

Consentful surveillance: supporting user understanding and control
Consentful surveillance: supporting user understanding and control
Surveillance and surveillance-like practices are common on the free web services that we use. We argue that, although such practices can provide value to users, they should be done ‘consentfully’ as a way of empowering individuals and applying consumer preference to the market. Our research on this subject raises some key challenges for interaction designers and researchers to address: explanations, timing, and measurement.
Gomer, Richard C.
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schraefel, m.c.
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Gomer, Richard C.
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schraefel, m.c.
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Gomer, Richard C. and schraefel, m.c. (2016) Consentful surveillance: supporting user understanding and control At Everyday Surveillance Workshop, CHI 2016, United States. 08 May 2016.

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Abstract

Surveillance and surveillance-like practices are common on the free web services that we use. We argue that, although such practices can provide value to users, they should be done ‘consentfully’ as a way of empowering individuals and applying consumer preference to the market. Our research on this subject raises some key challenges for interaction designers and researchers to address: explanations, timing, and measurement.

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Published date: 8 May 2016
Venue - Dates: Everyday Surveillance Workshop, CHI 2016, United States, 2016-05-08 - 2016-05-08
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Agents, Interactions & Complexity

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Local EPrints ID: 389835
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/389835
PURE UUID: 7e9242c6-3a28-4260-b648-6315301ea87d

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Date deposited: 16 Mar 2016 11:19
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 19:31

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Author: Richard C. Gomer
Author: m.c. schraefel

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