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Sites and documents that present information using humor.

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HUMOR : Sites and documents that present information using humor

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  1. 1954 Computer of the future
    2006-12-28
    Scientists from the RAND Cporation have created this model to illustrate how a "home computer" could look like in the year 2004. However the needed technology will not be economically feasible for the average home. Also the scientists readily admit that the computer will require not yet invented technology to actually work, but 50 years from now scientific progress is expected to solve these problems. With teletype interface and the Fortran language, the computer will be easy to use.
  2. A Nose Gesture Interface Device: Extending Virtual Realities
    Tyson R. Henry 2002-04-02
    This paper reports on the development of a nose-machine interface device that provides real-time gesture, position, smell and facial expression information. The DATANOSE™ Data AtomaTa CORNUCOPIA pNeumatic Olfactory I/O-deviSE Tactile Manipulation [Olsen86, Myers91] allows novice users without any formal nose training to perform complex interactive tasks.
  3. Bad Human Factors Design
    Michael J. Darnell darnell@baddesigns.com
    Examples of bad human factors and suggested improvements.
  4. Bad usability calendar Norway, Oslo
    2008-01-17 Netlife Research anders@netliferesearch.com
  5. Cartoons from Inside Big Co United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Andrea Sutton 2008-11-16 andreaboffsutton@yahoo.com
  6. cheesebikini United States, California, San Francisco
    Sean Savage 2002-10-29 sean@cheesebikini.com
    HCI-related spoken-word MP3s and HCI related humor for HCI professionals, students, scholars and anyone who is curious about the "human" in Human Computer Interaction.
  7. CHIstory
    Michael Bernstein 2009-04-02
    If I have seen farther, it is because I stood on the shoulders of giants...and then I looked down at those giants and saw the silly videos they made back in the day. CHI Video Showcase 2009.
  8. Coding Horror: Programming and Human Factors
    Jeff Atwood 2007-02-13
  9. Dialog Needs Improvement English
    Gary Perlman 2013-01-28 director@hcibib.org
    Examples of poorly designed user dialogs.
  10. Dilbert User Interface
    Scott Adams 2014-04-01
    Query for "user interface" on the Dilbert cartoon archives.
  11. Good User Interface Design Tips (If you want to whiz off your users)
    Nathan Lineback 2006-06-11
  12. GUI Bloopers (Booksite) United States, California, San Francisco
    Jeff Johnson 2002-05-20 UI Wizards, Inc. jjohnson@uiwizards.com
    Booksite for GUI Bloopers book.
  13. History of HFI Buttons
    2010-01-12 Human Factors International
    Human Factors International has been giving away free usability buttons since around 1982.
  14. Mobile Usability for Cats: Essential Design Principles for Felines Alertbox: Web Usability Newsletter
    Jakob Nielsen 2013-04-01 NNgroup.com
    Feline users require special considerations, including larger tap target zones for paws, continual animation, and audible vocalization.
  15. Not Invented Here
    Bill Barnes 2010-01-26
    Comic strip and blog.
  16. OK/Cancel
    Kevin Cheng 2004-02-04 kc@ok-cancel.com
    Weekly comic strip and regular insightful articles and commentary on HCI and usability.
  17. Presidential Election Ballot - Cartoons and Humor
    2001-11-21
    A collection of websites with humorous takes on the 2000 United States election.
  18. The GOMSerciser
    Mark Roseman 2007-10-11 mark@markroseman.com
    At CHI'94 in Boston, Mark Roseman and Paul Dourish were standing around waiting for Ted O'Grady to emerge from a tutorial, so we could go to lunch. We were amused to notice the long, tired faces of the people in the room next door who'd got up early in the morning to attend a tutorial on GOMS. We joked about this over lunch with Carl Gutwin, and having nothing better to do later on, borrowed some facilities from the relatively unsuspecting Garry Beirne and Michel Beaudouin-Lafon, and documented the moment. The GOMSerciser was born.
  19. This is Broken
    Mark Hurst 2007-02-13
    A project to make businesses more aware of their customer experience, and how to fix it.
  20. Usability in the Movies -- Top 10 Bloopers Alertbox: Web Usability Newsletter
    Jakob Nielsen 2006-12-28 useit.com
    User interfaces in film are more exciting than they are realistic, and heroes have far too easy a time using foreign systems.
  21. User Friendly (Comic Strip)
    2011-10-17
  22. Web Pages That Suck
    Examples of bad web page design.
  23. Zen Haiku: Usability Archives
    Chad Lundgren 2007-02-13
    User centered design, which is mostly usability, information architecture, contextual inquiry.

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