(PDF) Supporting the Information Needs of Mobile

This paper describes an ongoing research project exploring the business practices of mobile entrepreneurs, specifically mobile food vendors, and the potential use of location aware and mobile phone-based application to support their informationSupporting the Information Needs of Mobile Microentrepreneurs in the Developing World: The Case of Indonesian Food Cart Vendors Rahmad Dawood, Steven J. Jackson, and Jude Yew ISupporting the Information Needs of MobileSupporting the information needs of mobile microentrepreneurs in the developing world: the case of Indonesian food cart vendors December 2010 DOI: 10.1145/2369220.2369226(PDF) Supporting the information needs of mobile

A Diary Study of Mobile Information Needs

data, we need to understand what types of information peo-ple need while on the go and how they address those needs. Observing people’s behaviors in such situations could point to improved mobile interface and system designs. We report a diary study of 20 people’s mobile information needs over the course of two weeks. We examined the typesThe study also brings to the fore the relationship between their use of the phone and their document activities. The findings have allowed us to develop a taxonomy of this relationship that provides a useful resource for thinking about design implications and new technology supporting mobile Managing Information on the Move: A Study of theSep 20, 2010· The explosion of mobile device usage in business has led to some tricky and unexpected support challenges. Brien Posey lists some of 10 things you should know about supporting mobile devices

Definition of Information Need Information Today, Inc. Books

increasingly, a mobile phone or smartphone. Such devices have the capability of being an extension of not only the human mind but also,via the internet, of all of human memory, all of human knowledge. This book proposes a theory of information need for information retrieval (IR). Information need traditionally denotes the start state forSupporting resource-based analysis of task information needs Jos´e Creissac Campos1 and Gavin J. Doherty2 1 Departamento de Inform´atica Universidade do Minho, Braga, Portugal [email protected] 2 Department of Computer Science Trinity College Dublin, Ireland [email protected] Abstract.Supporting resource-based analysis of task information needsUnderstanding and supporting the information needs of disadvantaged young first-time mothers. Steven Buchanan. 9 November 2020 Through the voices of the young mothers and their support workers, the report provides significant insight into the factors influencing effective information interactions with young mothers, and reminds us of the importance of holistic Understanding and supporting the information needs of

Understanding the intent behind mobile information needs

In order to offer personalized, effective mobile services we need to understand mobile users in more detail. Thus we carried out a four-week diary study of mobile information needs, looking in particular at the goal/intent behind mobile information needs, the topics users are interested in and the impact of mobile contexts such as location anddevices that support such functionality. Lee et al. also looked at mobile internet usage through a longitudinal study of the situations in which people use the mobile internet [10]. As a complement to analyzing mobile clickstream data, we need to understand what types of information peo-ple need while on the go and how they address those needs.A Diary Study of Mobile Information NeedsApr 06, 2012· Mobile information needs can be assed by two criteria: search motive and search type. The search motive describes the sophistication of the information need, along with the degree of higher-level thinking it involves and the time commitment required to satisfy it (see Figure 1).The Information Needs of Mobile Searchers Informer

Use of Mobile Devices to Help Cancer Patients Meet Their

The current review highlighted that mobile interventions for patients with cancer are only meeting treatment or symptom-related information needs. There were no interventions designed to meet patients' full range of cancer-related information needs, from information on psychological support Over the last two decades, studies have enumerated the information needs of physicians engaged in clinical practice, including primary care. 1–6 The emergence of the Internet and widespread adoption of the World Wide Web (the Web) have improved clinician's access to information resources. The Internet and the Web provide clinicians with both a ubiquitous, standardized system interface and aBasis for Using the Internet to Support the InformationInformation processing beyond doubt is the dominant industry of the present century. Following factors states few common factors that reflect on the needs and objectives of the information processing − Information processing has transformed our society in numerous ways. From a business perspectiveMIS Information Need & Objective Tutorialspoint

Support and information needs of older and disabled older

Mar 01, 2005· The aim of this study was to determine the support and information needs of older and disabled older people in the UK. Following an initial literature survey, an examination of data on enquiries made by older people to information providers, and a series of focus groups, a questionnaire was developed for a nationwide survey.Advances in computer-based information technology in recent years have led to a wide variety of systems that managers are now using to make and implement decisions. By and large, these systemsHow Effective Managers Use Information SystemsInformation Storage. Every organization needs records of its activities to find the cause of problems and proper solutions. Information systems come in handy when it comes to storing operational data, communication records, documents, and revision histories. Manual data storage will cost the company lots of time, especially when it comes toReasons Why Information Systems Are Important for Business

Understanding and supporting the information needs of

Understanding and supporting the information needs of disadvantaged young first-time mothers. Steven Buchanan. 9 November 2020 Through the voices of the young mothers and their support workers, the report provides significant insight into the factors influencing effective information interactions with young mothers, and reminds us of the importance of holistic personalised Dec 13, 2013· (2013). Mobile Information Literacy: Supporting Students’ Research and Information Needs in a Mobile World. Internet Reference Services Quarterly: Vol. 18, No. 3 Mobile Information Literacy: Supporting Students’ ResearchThis focused on past experiences of information and support received and what information and support needs would have been beneficial at the time of diagnosis. Results: One hundred and twenty five adults responded to the survey. The majority were first degree relatives or spouses of people with DLB (n = 107, 86%).Support and information needs following a diagnosis of

Investigating the Information Needs of University Students

Glenna Westwood, University of Lethbridge, Canada Westwood, G. (2012). Investigating the information needs of university students in foundational foreign language courses. Studies in Self-Access Learning Journal, 3(2), 149-162. Download paginated PDF version Abstract This investigation seeks to address two issues: first, to discover if there is evidence that university students in foundationalThe paper also focuses on how the sales representatives manage their information needs and discusses the properties of mobile support systems that would enable them to work effectively despite their being extensively mobile. This is achieved through a case study involving the sales representatives of a medium-sized pharmaceutical company 1.CiteSeerX — Supporting Sales Representatives on the MoveIn order to offer personalized, effective mobile services we need to understand mobile users in more detail. Thus we carried out a four-week diary study of mobile information needs, looking in particular at the goal/intent behind mobile information needs, the topics users are interested in and the impact of mobile contexts such as location andUnderstanding the intent behind mobile information needs

A Diary Study of Mobile Information Needs

devices that support such functionality. Lee et al. also looked at mobile internet usage through a longitudinal study of the situations in which people use the mobile internet [10]. As a complement to analyzing mobile clickstream data, we need to understand what types of information peo-ple need while on the go and how they address those needs.Dec 13, 2013· (2013). Mobile Information Literacy: Supporting Students’ Research and Information Needs in a Mobile World. Internet Reference Services Quarterly: Vol. 18, No. 3 Mobile Information Literacy: Supporting Students’ ResearchApr 06, 2012· Mobile information needs can be assed by two criteria: search motive and search type. The search motive describes the sophistication of the information need, along with the degree of higher-level thinking it involves and the time commitment required to satisfy it (see Figure 1).The Information Needs of Mobile Searchers Informer

(PDF) Use of technology to support information needs for

In order to assess technology support of public health COOP, we compiled a list of information needs [7] suggested by prior work in public health knowledge management [8],COOP planning [6, 9-Use of Technology to Support Information Needs for Continuity of Operations Planning in Public Health:A Systematic Review 11],post-disaster studies ofAdvances in computer-based information technology in recent years have led to a wide variety of systems that managers are now using to make and implement decisions. By and large, these systemsHow Effective Managers Use Information SystemsInformation processing beyond doubt is the dominant industry of the present century. Following factors states few common factors that reflect on the needs and objectives of the information processing − Information processing has transformed our society in numerous ways. From a business perspectiveMIS Information Need & Objective Tutorialspoint

Understanding and supporting the information needs of

Understanding and supporting the information needs of disadvantaged young first-time mothers. Steven Buchanan. 9 November 2020 Through the voices of the young mothers and their support workers, the report provides significant insight into the factors influencing effective information interactions with young mothers, and reminds us of the importance of holistic personalised Sep 04, 2009· – The Library Business Corners (LBC) service for entrepreneurs in the Western Cape of South Africa uses public libraries as a channel for information and expertise. It is a “grass roots”, community‐driven, approach which has been adopted elsewhere in South Africa. Similar services have appeared addressing the same, or similar, groups of users, often concentrating on the use ofSupporting the information needs of entrepreneurs in SouthA major challenge in designing useful clinical information systems in dentistry is to incorporate clinical evidence based on dentists' information needs and then integrate the system seamlessly into the complex clinical workflow. However, little is known about the actual information needs of dentists during treatment sessions. The purpose of this study is to identify general dentistsHow information systems should support the information

The support and information needs of adolescents and young

Jul 28, 2020· The end of active treatment is a period of high stress for young people with cancer, but limited literature exists about their information and support needs during this phase. This study aimed to understand the needs of young people with cancer, how these needs are currently being met, and how best to provide information and support at the end of active treatment.Background. A major challenge in designing useful clinical information systems in dentistry is to incorporate clinical evidence based on dentists' information needs and then integrate the system seamlessly into the complex clinical workflow. However, little is known about the actual information needs of dentists during treatment sessions. The purpose of this study is to identify generalHow information systems should support the informationThe aim of this study was to determine the support and information needs of older and disabled older people in the UK. Following an initial literature survey, an examination of data on enquiries made by older people to information providers, and a series of focus groups, a questionnaire was developed for a nationwide survey.Support and information needs of older and disabled older

Support and information needs following a diagnosis of

This focused on past experiences of information and support received and what information and support needs would have been beneficial at the time of diagnosis. Results: One hundred and twenty five adults responded to the survey. The majority were first degree relatives or spouses of people with DLB (n = 107, 86%).