Investigating Annotation in Electronic Paper-Prototypes

  • Amir M. Naghsh
  • Andy Dearden
  • Mehmet B. Özcan
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3941)


Many design activities depend on communicative activities around collaboratively produced prototypes. A common communication practice in producing text documents is to add annotation in the form of comments. Previous research indicates that electronic paper-prototyping can be used to rapidly create simple prototypes of interactive systems, such as websites. Little is known, however, about how to provide and maintain variety of communication channels around such electronic paper-prototypes to enable end-users and other stakeholders to contribute to design dialogues. This paper presents Gabbeh, an electronic paper-prototyping tool, and reports on an evaluation using the tool in a simulated design exercise.


User Participation Digital Document Design Session Graphic Tablet Paper Prototype 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amir M. Naghsh
    • 1
  • Andy Dearden
    • 1
  • Mehmet B. Özcan
    • 1
  1. 1.Communication & Computing Research Centre (CRI)Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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