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CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
Palette: A Paper Interface for Giving Presentations
The Palette is a digital appliance designed for intuitive control of electronic slide shows. Current interfaces demand too much of our attention to permit effective computer use i...
Les Nelson, Satoshi Ichimura, Elin Rønby Pe...
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
Bridging Strategies for VR-Based Learning
A distributed immersive virtual environment was deployed as a component of a pedagogical strategy for teaching third grade children that the Earth is round. The displacement strat...
Thomas G. Moher, Andrew E. Johnson, Stellan Ohlsso...
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
The Design and Evaluation of a High-Performance Soft Keyboard
The design and evaluation of a high performance soft keyboard for mobile systems are described. Using a model to predict the upper-bound text entry rate for soft keyboards, we des...
I. Scott MacKenzie, Shawn X. Zhang
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
Interactive 3D Sound Hyperstories for Blind Children
Interactive software is currently used for learning and entertainment purposes. This type of software is not very common among blind children because most computer games and elect...
Mauricio Lumbreras, Jaime Sánchez
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
Towards Usable VR: An Empirical Study of User Interfaces for Immersive Virtual Environments
This paper reports empirical results from a study into the use of 2D widgets in 3D immersive virtual environments. Several researchers have proposed the use of 2D interaction tech...
Robert W. Lindeman, John L. Sibert, James K. Hahn
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
The Hotbox: Efficient Access to a Large Number of Menu-Items
The proliferation of multiple toolbars and UI widgets around the perimeter of application windows is an indication that the traditional GUI design of a single menubar is not suffi...
Gordon Kurtenbach, George W. Fitzmaurice, Russell ...
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
SWEETPEA: Software Tools for Programmable Embodied Agents
Programmable Embodied Agents are portable, wireless, interactive devices embodying specific, differentiable, interactive characteristics. They take the form of identifiable charac...
Michael Kaminsky, Paul Dourish, W. Keith Edwards, ...
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
PingPongPlus: Design of an Athletic-Tangible Interface for Computer-Supported Cooperative Play
This paper introduces a novel interface for digitallyaugmented cooperative play. We present the concept of the "athletic-tangible interface," a new class of interaction ...
Hiroshi Ishii, Craig Wisneski, Julian Orbanes, Ben...
CHI
1999
ACM
9 years 6 months ago
Principles of Mixed-Initiative User Interfaces
Recent debate has centered on the relative promise of focusing user-interface research on developing new metaphors and tools that enhance users’ abilities to directly manipulate...
Eric Horvitz
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