A “Mock App Store” Interface for Virtual Privacy Assistants – #2111
by Sarah E. Carter, Ilaria Tiddi, and Dayana Spagnuelo
Privacy assistants aim to provide meaningful privacy recommendations to users. Here, we describe a web–based testing environment for smartphone privacy assistants called the “Mock App Store” (MAS). The MAS was developed to test a particular privacy assistant – the value–centered privacy assistant (VcPA) – which assists users in selecting applications based on their value profile. While the MAS was designed with the VcPA in mind, it could also be utilized to test other state–of–the–art privacy assistant technology.
Full article: Demo Paper #2111