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Fonseca, Xavier (author), Lukosch, S.G. (author), Brazier, F.M. (author)
Location-based games (LBGs) are becoming increasingly more popular, especially those that focus on social interaction in public space. They have been successful to various extents at bringing players together to interact in public space; yet there is lack of knowledge and consensus on how to design these games from a technical perspective. This...
conference paper 2022
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Fonseca, Xavier (author)
This thesis broadens current understanding of how location-based games can promote meaningful social interaction in citizens' own neighbourhoods. It investigates social cohesion and the role of social interaction to its promotion, delves into which requirements users have for playing in their neighbourhood and with its citizens, and takes a...
doctoral thesis 2021
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Fonseca, Xavier (author), Lukosch, S.G. (author), Lukosch, H.K. (author), Brazier, F.M. (author)
Social interaction is part of the fabric of society and is essential to challenge many types of social barriers. Location-based games (LBGs) provide a means to foster such interaction in local communities. The design of such games is currently based primarily on designer experience and on the literature on game design in general, and not on...
journal article 2021
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Tonetto, Leonardo (author), Lagerspetz, Eemil (author), Ding, Aaron Yi (author), Ott, Jörg (author), Tarkoma, Sasu (author), Nurmi, Petteri (author)
Mobility is a fundamental characteristic of human society that shapes various aspects of our everyday interactions. This pervasiveness of mobility makes it paramount to understand factors that govern human movement and how it varies across individuals. Currently, factors governing variations in personal mobility are understudied with existing...
journal article 2021
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Slingerland, G. (author), Fonseca, Xavier (author), Lukosch, S.G. (author), Brazier, F.M. (author)
Location-based activities can challenge citizens to explore their neighbourhood in new playful ways. This paper presents a classification of such playful activities based on the literature and experience gained (1) in co-creation sessions and (2) gameplay for neighbourhood exploration with citizens in the Hague. The location-based game designed...
journal article 2020
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Fonseca, Xavier (author), Lukosch, S.G. (author), Brazier, F.M. (author)
Location-based games (LBGs) successfully promote playful experiences engaging millions of players throughout the world. The potential of embedding such location-based experiences in educational practice has been recognised but not yet fully embraced. LBGs and educational location-based applications have been used to enhance critical thinking,...
journal article 2020
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Onencan, A.M. (author), Kortmann, Rens (author), Kulei, F. (author), Enserink, B. (author)
Every 2 to 7 years, Kenya experiences a reoccurrence of El-Niño rains leading to loss of life and massive damage to property. The 1997/98 El-Niño floods affected 1.5 million persons and led to an estimated USD 1.2 billion infrastructural damage, USD 236 million agricultural damage and USD 9 million on other losses (property, soil erosion,...
journal article 2016
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