TR2000-34

Personal Digital Historian: User Interface Design


    •  Shen, C.; Lesh, N.B.; Moghaddam, B.; Beardsley, P.A.; Bardsley, R.S., "Personal Digital Historian: User Interface Design", ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), March 2001.
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      • @inproceedings{Shen2001mar,
      • author = {Shen, C. and Lesh, N.B. and Moghaddam, B. and Beardsley, P.A. and Bardsley, R.S.},
      • title = {Personal Digital Historian: User Interface Design},
      • booktitle = {ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI)},
      • year = 2001,
      • month = mar,
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2000-34}
      • }
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    Data Analytics


Desktop computers are not designed for multi-person face-to-face conversation in a social setting. We describe the design of a novel user interface for multi-user interactive informal storytelling. Our design is guided by principles of experience sharing, the disappearing computer, visual navigation, and implicit query formulation.