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By Amber Case
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.
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...
By Emma Howell
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.
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...
By Paul Dourish
An argument that the material arrangements of information-how it is represented and interpreted-matter significantly for our experience of information and information systems.
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.
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...
Manual of Digital Museum Planning explains how to plan, build and successfully manage the electronic architecture that houses your institution in the 21st century. Here is the companion museum staff and leadership are looking for to help develop museums in and for the digital age.