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Interesting Links 12 April 2010
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Interesting Links 12 April 2010

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? Geeks Vote Too
From Wild WebMink

? Geeks Vote Too

Get the "Geeks Vote Too" logo to use freely and widely.

One Million PayPal App Downloads
From The Eponymous Pickle

One Million PayPal App Downloads

Evan Schuman, of StorefrontBackTalk, overviews the PayPal IPhone App, now with over one million downloads. -

Cycles of Data Impoverishment
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cycles of Data Impoverishment

From well know visualization methods expert Stephen Few, the problem of data impoverishment, see his examples: ' ... It is not difficult to present data in clear...

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Interactions Magazine
From Putting People First

Interactions Magazine

The latest issue of Interactions Magazine is about a new intellectualism of design, write co-editors Richard Anderson and Jon Kolko: one that embraces discourse...

Debunking the myths of online usability testing
From Putting People First

Debunking the myths of online usability testing

Bill Albert, director of the Design and Usability Center at Bentley University, highlights five common myths related to online (unmoderated) usability testing,...

Durability
From Putting People First

Durability

In a three-part article series, Dina Mehta, founder and managing director of Mosoci India, argues that durability is losing its power as a consumer driver in some...

Your life in 2020
From Putting People First

Your life in 2020

Forbes Magazine, in collaboration with Frog Design, has been looking at what the future in 2020 might look like in a range of areas: computer, choice, classroom...

Designing navigation systems for developing communities
From Putting People First

Designing navigation systems for developing communities

How do people in developing communities give and take directions? The people from Raaya Design report. “During some research in these communities in India and Peru...

Alice, 3D and Seeking True Virtual Experiences
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alice, 3D and Seeking True Virtual Experiences

I recently saw Burton's Alice in IMax 3D, and have long loved the story itself. I was struck though my the limitation of the 3D experience. It provided some layers...

Toolkit for influencing behaviour through design
From Putting People First

Toolkit for influencing behaviour through design

UK researcher Dan Lockton announces that his new Design with Intent toolkit is ready: Officially titled Design with Intent: 101 Patterns for Influencing Behaviour...

The triumph of the ordinary cellphone
From Putting People First

The triumph of the ordinary cellphone

What if, globally speaking, the iPad is not the next big thing? What if the next big thing is small, cheap and not American? A good reflection by Anand Giridharadas...

? Happy Birthday Copyright
From Wild WebMink

? Happy Birthday Copyright

On the 300th anniversary of copyright law, it's time for reform

Crimson Article on Women in Computer Science
From My Biased Coin

Crimson Article on Women in Computer Science

From a few days ago: Computer Science at Harvard Sees Large Gender ImbalanceIt's listed as a news article, although I don't think this is news.  It is something...

Luddites
From The Eponymous Pickle

Luddites

I see that Nicholas Carr has been running something called Luddite Week on his blog, with lots of little historical snippets, cautions and minutiae. Just now reading...

Can EEG Activity be Analyzed in Real Time?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Can EEG Activity be Analyzed in Real Time?

A Neuromarketing discussion started by Ron Wright Of Sands Research in Linkedin (You may need to join this discussion group to chime in).-

CSTA Membership Survey Raffle Winners
From Computer Science Teachers Association

CSTA Membership Survey Raffle Winners

Two CSTA members who completed the 2009-10 Membership Satisfaction Survey have been selected as the winners of our member survey raffle. Deboarah Gilliam of Alma...

HCIR 2010: An Update
From The Noisy Channel

HCIR 2010: An Update

I hope a number of you are planning to participate in the HCIR 2010 workshop! Here is a quick update: Program Committee chair Rob Capra has assembled a program...

? Strategic Errors
From Wild WebMink

? Strategic Errors

Eight Strategic Mistakes with Memberships Very interesting list of advice that relates to two different activities in which I’m participating. (tags: Volunteer...
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