Date: December 2 2022
Summary: Explains what is a context-aware application.
Keywords: ##zettel #ubicomp #computerscience #technology #awarehome #georgiatech #archive
Context-aware applications are technologies that leverage data collected from real-time environments and contexts and act upon this information to create timely actions. This idea was coined by  in his paper The Aware Home: A Living Laboratory for Ubiquitous Computing Research
Here is the original quote from @kiddAwareHomeLiving1999:
However, progress in the sensing technologies needs to be matched by progress in supporting the rapid development of applications that use sensed information. These applications are what [are] called context-aware applications.
Zelko, Jacob. Context-Aware Applications. https://jacobzelko.com/03092020071146-context-aware. December 2 2022.
 C. D. Kidd et al., “The Aware Home: A Living Laboratory for Ubiquitous Computing Research,” in Cooperative Buildings. Integrating Information, Organizations, and Architecture, vol. 1670, N. A. Streitz, J. Siegel, V. Hartkopf, and S. Konomi, Eds. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1999, pp. 191–198.