What Can We Learn about Vacuum Cleaners from Vampires? Far More Than You May Think

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It is a common trope in horror stories that a vampire cannot simply walk into your house. There is a sort of mystical protection from four walls, a roof, and your habitation that prevents this form of the undead from sneaking into your bedroom and sucking your blood. However, if you invite a vampire into your home, then that vampire has free rein to come and go as he or she pleases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages3
Specialist publicationIEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2018


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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