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Rich Interaction: Issues

  • J. W. Frens
  • J. P. Djajadiningrat
  • C. J. Overbeeke
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3295)

Abstract

The topic of this paper is rich interaction. Rich interaction borrows from tangible interaction and the concept of affordances. This is achieved through integral design of form, interaction and function of products. It is applied to interactive consumer products. A digital camera with a rich user interface (RUI) was designed and compared in a user study to a digital camera with a more conventional user interface. Several issues concerning rich interfaces are discussed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. W. Frens
    • 1
  • J. P. Djajadiningrat
    • 1
  • C. J. Overbeeke
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Industrial DesignTechnische Universiteit EindhovenEindhoven

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