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Should the critical-interpretavist researchers of CHI leave the design subcommunity?

In this month’s Interactions magazine, there is an article I feel ambivalent about. It is Gaver and Höök’s “In Search of the Elusive CHI Design Paper“. I am ambivalent because there is much that I agree with and support, but … Continue reading

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Trust in Museums

This is an interesting blog post that I came across. In the class I think we did not discuss the issue of trusting the information presented in the museums. Trust Me, Know Me, Love Me: Trust in the Participatory Age … Continue reading

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Websites related to Dissabilities and Accessibilities

http://www.diveintoaccessibility.org/ —>Dive Into Accessibility, 30 days to a more accessible web site http://www.diveintoaccessibility.org/by_disability.html —> Browse Tips by disability (This I found useful to me, esp. those cases.) http://www.w3.org/WAI/mobile/ —>Web Content Accessibility and Mobile Web: Making a Web Site Accessible Both … Continue reading

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Examples of experience prototyping in Computers

Going along the example sean gave of the text editor, i was wondering if you can add on to a list the instances where experience prototyping or designing has made a big difference in computers. I dont have that many … Continue reading

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6 billion Others

6 billion Others is a project by Yann-Arthus Bertrand ‘aiming to create a sensitive and human portrait of the planet’s inhabitants’, which I think is an avant-garde ethnographic project with aiming ‘the enlargement of the universe of human discourse’ (Geertz, … Continue reading

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The Real and “an experience”

This is the question (really, the paragraphs…) I emailed Jeff the other day. I’ve been thinking about this concept of The Real that we’ve been talking about lately, as well as the concept of “an experience” from earlier. It seems … Continue reading

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Class notes for Tuesday, 2/19

Here are the notes from today’s lectures:  (Get better soon, Bob!  You’re much better at this than I am! LOL) Announcement:  One of the authors of the article we are to read for Thursday’s class is Phoebe Sengers, and she … Continue reading

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