Human-computer interaction

    Designing with Sound

    By Amber Case

    Paperback £14.45

    Well-designed sounds can be exceptionally effective in conveying subtle distinctions, emotion, urgency, and information without adding visual clutter. In this practical guide, Amber Case and Aaron Day explain why sound design is critical to the success of products, environments, and experiences.

    Socio-Informatics

    Hardback £59.66

    This book is about how computer systems might be designed to serve their users rather better. It deals with how to study the natural behaviour of users to see how computer systems might best help them, and how one might also involve them in the design of computer systems that...

    Researching UX: User Research

    By Emma Howell

    Paperback £19.25

    How well do you really know your users? With properly conducted user research, you can discover what really makes your audience tick. This practical guide will show you, step-by-step, how to gain proper insight about your users so that you can base design decisions on solid evidence.

    Scientific Programming and Computer Architecture

    By Divakar Viswanath

    Hardback £51.92

    A variety of programming models relevant to scientists explained, with an emphasis on how programming constructs map to parts of the computer.

    Applied Survey Data Analysis

    By Steven G. Heeringa

    Hardback Save £4.68 = £65.31

    Highly recommended by the Journal of Official Statistics, The American Statistician, and other journals, Applied Survey Data Analysis, Second Edition provides an up-to-date overview of state-of-the-art approaches to the analysis of complex sample survey data. Building on the wealth of material on practical approaches to descriptive analysis and regression modeling...

    Plain Text

    By Dennis Tenen

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    Plain Text offers a rich media history of software and hardware that reflects critically on the material contexts of knowledge production, that is, on the way we read and write today.

    Social Signal Processing

    Hardback Save £8.39 = £61.60

    This book provides authoritative surveys covering all aspects of modeling, detection, analysis, and synthesis of nonverbal behavior in human interaction and human-computer interaction. Each chapter includes both introductory and advanced material to address the needs of beginners and experts. The extensive applications include detection of developmental diseases and analysis of...

    The Stuff of Bits: An Essay on the Materialities of Information

    By Paul Dourish

    Hardback £18.66

    An argument that the material arrangements of information-how it is represented and interpreted-matter significantly for our experience of information and information systems.

    Tragic Design

    By Jonathan Shariat

    Paperback Save £10.34 = £21.65

    ad design is everywhere, and its cost is much higher than we think. In this thought-provoking book, authors Jonathan Shariat and Cynthia Savard Saucier explain how poorly designed products can anger, sadden, exclude, and even kill people who use them.

    3D User Interfaces

    By Joseph J. Laviola

    Paperback Save £10.33 = £34.16

    The Complete, Up-To-Date Guide to Building Great 3D User Interfaces for Any Application 3D interaction is suddenly everywhere. But simply using 3D input or displays isn't enough: 3D interfaces must be carefully designed for optimal user experience. 3D User Interfaces: Theory and Practice, Second Edition is today's most comprehensive primary...

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