Jacob Wobbrock

Jacob O. Wobbrock ( is a professor in the Information School at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA, USA.

Future directions for situationally induced impairments and disabilities research

Posted: Tue, October 06, 2020 - 1:30:26

Mobile devices are our constant companions. We use them in varied contexts and situations, such as outside on a cold street, lying down in a dark bedroom, and commuting to work on a train. These situations challenge our ability to use mobile devices and can negatively influence our interactions with them. For example, we slow down or make more errors…