usability, design, interaction design, information, web usability, user interface design, usability engineering,user testing, usability inspection, heuristic evaluation, webdesign, UI, GUI, HCI, user-centered design,human-computer interaction, mensch computer interaktion,universität konstanz, usability test, benutzerfreundlichkeit, mensch-maschine-interaktion, mensch-computer-interaktion, human-computer-interaction, usable, website usability, ergonomie, ergonomisch, psychologie, gestalt principles, scenario, information visualization,informationsvisualisierung, User Interface Evaluation, Usability testing, Human Factors, Erogonomic, Ergonomics, User Interfaces, User Interface, Interfaces, informations visualisierung, visual information seeking system, visual search interface, Mensch & Computer 2012Harald Reiterer

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Back from ITS

*Edit: The links should work again. Thanks ITS for putting the site back up! So we are back from ITS and enjoyed a great and inspiring conference. While the program was quite tight we enjoyed it being a single-track conference which allowed us to listen to all the talks and not having to choose all [...]

HCI group heading to ITS 2010 in Saarbrücken

Tomorrow afternoon, five of our group will start our trip to Saarbrücken to attend the 5th ACM Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS) conference. The ITS, despite being around for only 5 years now, is already one of the top conferences when it comes to reality-based interaction and tangible interfaces in general. Florian Geyer, Hans-Christian Jetter, Stephan Huber, [...]

3sat “neues” finishes shooting in our Media Room lab

Today a crew from 3sat neues has been filming some footage for a report about Tablets, such as the iPad, in our Media Room lab. We were asked to state our opinion about some of the newest available devices and identify which aspects are done well and which might impair the user experience. Prof.  Dr. Harald Reiterer [...]

PocketBee was presented @ nordiCHI 2010

Last week, on October 18th, PocketBee was presented at the 6th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, the nordiCHI conference, in Reykjavik, Iceland. The talk was very well received and the according paper can be found here. A video showing the system is also available on vimeo. If you are interested to know more about PocketBee, please contact [...]

PocketBee: Project Cooperation with Daimler AG, Customer Research Center

The PocketBee running on a Motorola Milestone PocketBee is a multi-modal diary tool that allows researchers to remotely collect rich and in-depth data in the field. Based on the Android smart-phone platform, we especially focused on an easy to use user interface. In our ongoing cooperation project with the Customer Research Center, Daimler AG we [...]