Frequency-based detection of task switches Conference Proceeding uri icon



  • There is a growing amount of interest in learning about users’ task patterns and task switches in daily life. This paper presents a novel method of detecting task switches based on the frequency of interaction with windows on a desktop computer. The results of a two week user study of its accuracy are also presented, along with possible applications for this type of system.

publication date

  • January 1, 2005

Date in CU Experts

  • January 29, 2017 11:50 AM

Full Author List

  • Nair R; Voida S; Mynatt ED

author count

  • 3

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 94

end page

  • 99