mUX: The Journal of Mobile User Experience is closing

mUX: The Journal of Mobile User Experience is closing and will cease to be published by SpringerOpen as of 31/12/2016. SpringerOpen will continue to host an archive of all articles previously published in the journal and all articles published in mUX: The Journal of Mobile User Experience during its time with SpringerOpen will remain fully searchable via the SpringerOpen website.


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  1. Original submission

    IoT Challenges

    Rob van Kranenburg and Alex Bassi

    Published on: 28 November 2012

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Article collections

Mobile Collocated Interactions with Wearables
Edited by: Andrés Lucero, Simon Robinson, Joel E. Fischer, James Clawson
Collection first published: 17 June 2016

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Aims and scope

mUX: The Journal of Mobile User Experience, previously known as ComC, is a peer-reviewed open access journal published by Springer.

mUX combines technology, social and design research including new interaction techniques for mobile devices, location-based applications, mobile services in entertainment, advertising, retail and gaming.

mUX will accept articles of any length that present a significant contribution to research, discussion, debate, or review and aims to have a 3 month turnaround time. Please see the article types below for more details.


  • Context aware devices and services
  • NFC communication
  • 3D interaction and AR
  • Social characteristics of mobile use and adoption
  • Social mobile gaming
  • Multimodal interaction
  • Accessibility
  • Location sharing
  • Voice and sound user interfaces
  • Navigation
  • Mobile search experience
  • Sensor-based experiences
  • Enterprise mobile services
  • Mobile imaging experiences
  • Information visualisation
  • User Experience

Original submission types

  • Research articles: research studies, user experience trials, real-world software and platform trials;
  • Commentaries: on key issues in the mUX space;
  • Debate articles: articles that take controversial or outspoken positions on current topics;
  • Reviews: analyses of current research, key articles or publications.