For out testing purposes and completion of the project, a fully interactive model was built. The motion and sound sensors were incorporated into a case so as to be able to simulate the interaction. Furthermore, the app was built and the team was ready to test the concept with the users.
The Owl is a child monitor and child monitors needs to be nearby a sleeping child to give proper feedback to the parents (or grandparents). The Owl will be placed onto the crib in order for the sound sensor and movement sensor to have the best environment to function correctly. The project team have been … Continue reading Physical Model
Friday 7. of April we had a progress presentation which included a speak about our progress in the project and feedback on our chosen concept (Link to progress presentation) Some of the feedback after the presentation can be seen below: More to come!
Hello World! As part of the project we have now considered what kind of sensor system which might be handy to make the concept "The Owl" feasible and useful for hearing aid user's. As design team it is important that the concept should be designed for different scenarios and actions. A good question to ask … Continue reading Setting up the Owl System with user’s in mind (Interactions)
Further implementation on our concept, "The Owl" took place this week, presenting our persona, the concept and early stages of prototyping. Our target users are grandmothers who take care of their grandchildren. However, it is assumed that it can be used from a wider range of people who have hearing loss and are responsible for … Continue reading The Owl – Child Guard
After the survey and the evaluation, it was decided to choose the Child Monitor Concept. It was decided to give rename our concept to "The owl" and the logo for it was created Our thoughts were mapped in a Brainstorm diagram, in order to identify the functions that will be used. The main functions that … Continue reading Child Monitor Concept – Implementation
In order to structure our work better, a timeline was created, which will be updated when a task is finished. It will boost our efficiency, so as to meet the deadline and organize our tasks better