exercises

19. groupware

EXERCISE 19.9

Identify three types of shared application. What are the main issues that need to be addressed in the design of these applications?

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Any three valid examples, e.g. diaries, authoring systems, PCs, etc. Issues to be addressed depend on the applications chosen, but may include privacy, control, lack of shared context, deixis, locking, social protocols, etc.

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ex.19.1 (ans), ex.19.2 (ans), ex.19.3 (tut), ex.19.4 (tut), ex.19.5 (tut), ex.19.6 (tut), ex.19.7 (tut), ex.19.8 (tut), ex.19.9 (tut), ex.19.10 (tut), ex.19.11 (tut), ex.19.12 (tut), ex.19.13 (tut), ex.19.14 (tut), ex.19.15 (tut), ex.19.16 (tut), ex.19.17 (tut), ex.19.18 (tut), ex.19.19 (tut), ex.19.20 (tut)

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