Human-computer interaction

    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...

    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. What makes computer programs fast or slow? To answer this question, we have to get behind the abstractions of programming languages and look at how a computer really...

    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 comprehensive, authoritative surveys covering the modeling, automatic detection, analysis, and synthesis of nonverbal social signals.

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

    By Paul Dourish

    Hardback £19.23

    An argument that the material arrangements of information -- how it is represented and interpreted -- matter significantly for our experience of information and information systems. Virtual entities that populate our digital experience, like e-books, virtual worlds, and online stores, are backed by the large-scale physical infrastructures of server farms,...

    Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction

    By Harry Hochheiser

    Paperback Save £10.04 = £52.46

    Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction is a comprehensive guide to performing research and is essential reading for both quantitative and qualitative methods. Since the first edition was published in 2009, the book has been adopted for use at leading universities around the world, including Harvard University, Carnegie-Mellon University, the University...

    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 £8.17 = £28.82

    The Complete, Up-To-Date Guide to Building Great 3D User Interfaces for Any Application3D 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 reference...

    Manual of Digital Museum Planning

    Paperback £44.92

    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.

    Heart of the Machine: Our Future in a World of Artificial Emotional Intelligence

    By Richard Yonck

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    For Readers of Ray Kurzweil and Michio Kaku, a New Look at the Cutting Edge of Artificial Intelligence

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