From KidCHI to BabyCHI

  • Aaron Marcus
Part of the Human–Computer Interaction Series book series (HCIS)


What do children want/need from human-computer interaction and communication (HCIC)? What are the long-term effects on them of mobile/computing devices? How early can and should we expose them to the latest technology?


Instant Messaging Comic Book Young User National Public Radio Irreparable Harm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aaron Marcus
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  1. 1.Aaron Marcus and Associates, Inc.BerkeleyUSA

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