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Gavin Smyth

Developer

About

I’m a developer in Microsoft Research in Cambridge.

That’s all for the moment – to paraphrase Thumper: if you can’t say anything interesting, don’t say nothing at all.

Projects

SenseCam

SenseCam is a wearable camera that takes photos automatically. Originally conceived as a personal ‘Black Box’ accident recorder, it soon became evident that looking through images previously recorded tends to elicit quite vivid remembering of the original event. This exciting effect has formed the basis of a great deal of research around the world using SenseCam and the device is now available to buy as the Vicon Revue. There is lots of information about SenseCam…

Publications

2016

2014

2011

2009

2008

2007

2006

SenseCam: A Retrospective Memory Aid
Steve Hodges, Lyndsay Williams, Emma Berry, Shahram Izadi, James Srinivasan, Alex Butler, Gavin Smyth, Narinder Kapur, Ken Woodberry, in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference of Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2006), Springer Verlag, September 1, 2006, View abstract, Download PDF

2004

Downloads

Microsoft Research Project Colletta

March 2015

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NoReplyAll Outlook Add-In

August 2013

The primary function is to add buttons to several of the Outlook ribbons to prevent people from doing a reply-all to your message, or forwarding it (using a facility built into Outlook & Exchange which is really lightweight compared to using IRM machinery, but which is not exposed in the existing UI). Additionally, it includes a…

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SenseCam Image Viewer

December 2010

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