Paper accepted at CHI2011 WIP :-)

February 14, 2011

I’ll be at CHI2011 (WIP), Vancouver, BC, Canada, presenting part of my PhD work. In the future, I’ll post more info about it.


Combining and measuring the benefits of pen and direct-touch interaction on horizontal interfaces

January 29, 2011

 

Thanks to João Valente for sending me the video.


Testing HP tm2-2150 Tablet PC

January 10, 2011

Hello,

I finally got a more recent tablet for my PhD work, the HP tm2-2150 Tablet PC. Even though, the touch interaction is not so perfect, the combination of pen and touch really impressed me.


HP Slate 500

November 24, 2010

HP Slate 500 Specs @ HP.com

 

HP Slate 500 Demo


Content-aware dynamic timeline for video browsing (UIST2010)

October 6, 2010

Content-aware dynamic timeline for video browsing (UIST2010) by

Suporn Pongnumkul      University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Jue Wang      Adobe Systems, Seattle, WA, USA
Gonzalo Ramos      Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA, USA
Michael Cohen      Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA


Hands-on math: a page-based multi-touch and pen desktop for technical work and problem solving (UIST2010)

October 6, 2010

Hands-on math: a page-based multi-touch and pen desktop for technical work and problem solving (UIST2010) by

Robert Zeleznik         Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Andrew Bragdon      Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Ferdi Adeputra      Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Hsu-Sheng Ko      Brown University, Providence, RI, USA


Pen + Touch = New Tools (UIST2010)

October 6, 2010

Pen + touch = new tools (UIST2010) by
Ken Hinckley      Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA
Koji Yatani      Microsoft Research & University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Michel Pahud      Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA
Nicole Coddington      Microsoft, Redmond, WA, USA
Jenny Rodenhouse      Microsoft, Redmond, WA, USA
Andy Wilson      Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA
Hrvoje Benko      Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA
Bill Buxton      Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA


NonVisual Desktop Access

October 5, 2010

NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA) is a free and open source screen reader for the Microsoft Windows operating system. Providing feedback via synthetic speech and Braille, it enables blind or vision impaired people to access computers running Windows for no more cost than a sighted person. Major features include support for over 20 languages and the ability to run entirely from a USB drive with no installation.”


Intuitive Interfaces or Familiar Interfaces?

September 28, 2010

In the discussion of my PhD Thesis proposal, it was suggested the use of the expression “familiar interfaces”  instead of using  “intuitive interfaces” . These are two documents about this issue:

http://www.asktog.com/papers/raskinintuit.html

http://www.uie.com/articles/design_intuitive

(Thanks to Teresa Romão by sending me these links!)


“The Future of the Book”: concept video by IDEO

September 27, 2010