Andrés Lucero, Nokia Research Center
Jussi Holopainen, Nokia Research Center
Illustration: Boris Design Studio


MobiComics is a system for collaborative creation and sharing of comicstrips in a social setting such as a café or a bar. The system uses mobile phones, public displays (televisions and projectors), and special hardware for detecting the location of these different devices in relation to each other.

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This Prototype is perfect for home parties, weddings or family gatherings; Even for a rock concert! BOOM!

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Watch a video showing the social collaborative interaction!


MobiComics: collaborative use of mobile phones and large displays for public expression


Social and privacy aspects of a system for collaborative public expression


MobiComics in use at the Dog's Home pub in the city center of Tampere, Finland.


A recursive panel made with MobiComics.