Augmenting Sticky Notes as an I/O Interface

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Augmenting Sticky Notes as an I/O Interface
The design and implementation of systems that combine both the utilities of the digital world as well as intrinsic affordances of traditional artifacts are challenging. In this paper, we present ,,Quickies, an attempt to bring one of the most useful inventions of the 20th century into the digital age: the ubiquitous sticky notes. ,,Quickies enriches the experience of using stickynotes by linking hand-written sticky-notes to the mobile phone, digital calendars, task-lists, e-mail and instant messaging clients. By augmenting the familiar and ubiquitous physical sticky-note, ,,Quickies leverages existing patterns of behavior, merging paper-based sticky-note usage with the user's informational experience. The project explores how the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Processing (NLP), RFID, and ink recognition technologies can make it possible to create intelligent sticky notes that can be searched, located, can send reminders and messages, and more broadly, can ac...
Pranav Mistry, Pattie Maes
Added 18 Feb 2011
Updated 18 Feb 2011
Type Journal
Year 2009
Where HCI
Authors Pranav Mistry, Pattie Maes
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