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E-Play. Claudia V. Goldman A family customized entertainer and pacifier. Project Goals. Pacifier for babies (e.g., bedtime). Pacifier for children, by letting them connect to their parents by video-phone. Electronic games and educational activities operated by touch. Autonomous E-care

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E play

E-Play

Claudia V. Goldman

A family customized entertainer and pacifier


Project goals

Project Goals

  • Pacifier for babies (e.g., bedtime).

  • Pacifier for children, by letting them connect to their parents by video-phone.

  • Electronic games and educational activities operated by touch.

  • Autonomous E-care

    • E-Play contacts a parent when it “hears” the child crying.


Description baby e play

Description - Baby E-Play

  • Baby E-Play can be placed inside the baby bed.

  • The baby can operate it by simple touch.

  • Baby E-Play plays a song for bedtime, or tells a story.


Description child e play

Description - Child E-Play

  • Child E-Play may be placed on a stand, or on a flat surface.

  • The child chooses one of many activities by touching the corresponding shape.

  • Activities include:

    • story telling

    • song playing

    • interactive game

    • connecting the parents by video phone


Technology found

Technology Found

  • Panel PC with flat and touch screen, modem, and ethernet connection.

  • Digital frames (e.g., Sony).

  • IP phones services.

  • Kiosks technology and software.

  • Digital video cameras and editing/playing software.


Technology in the future

Technology in the Future

  • E-Play on batteries and wireless communication - NO CABLES!

    • No open drives

  • IP Phone connection or phone handset attached to E-Play.

  • Ability of recognizing a child crying.

  • Appropriate software attached that enables the parents to customize E-Play for their own family.


Current status

Current Status

  • Touch and Play - Try it by yourself!

  • Expertise is needed to prepare the files that are played.

  • E-Play is not adapted for different reaction times.

  • Automatic on/off is not available. The touchscreen is not a standalone living software.


Field work

Field Work

  • TomK E-Play

    • ability to point

    • reaction times (though it did not distract him)

  • YaelK E-Play

    • Her behavior was more focused.

  • No training period - E-Play was played naturally by both.


Long term advantages

Long Term Advantages

  • Large libraries of movies/stories can be stored in the HD. No need to play Video/DVD one after the other.

  • Easy way of communication between children and parents absent from home.

  • Learning to match (shapes, sounds, pictures and activities).


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