The Pros and Cons of: User Groups
- Trends in operator interfaces. // Machine Design;10/26/95, Vol. 67 Issue 19, p116
Looks at trends in operator interfaces for industrial applications. Use of liquid-crystal displays (LCDs) and cathode ray tubes (CRTs); Use of graphic video displays; Types of operator interface panels that use the touchscreen approach; Other components used.
- New interfaces for the era of information. Rao, Ramana // Inter@ctive Week;2/10/97, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p22
Opinion. Discusses the need for user interfaces to organize information available online. Interface principles, graphical representatives, focus+ context, and animated transitions; Available technology and research for interface design and applications.
- Intelligent services need intelligent user interfaces. Marutiak, David // America's Network;05/15/97, Vol. 101 Issue 10, p16
Discusses the need for advanced services in network and information to offer superior user interfaces. Information on the interactive voice response (IVR); Reasons for the increase demand for data services and electronic information; Methods used to improve the user interface; Advanced user...
- New interface architecture. // Materials Management in Health Care;Sep98, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p62
Features the Global Explorer graphical user interface. Functions; Key specifications; Contact information.
- Going global with user testing. Nielsen, Jakob // IEEE Software;Jul96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p129
Focuses on optimizing user interfaces. Test run; Hand-on approach; Global issues; Language concerns.
- Usability metrics: Tracking interface improvements. Nielsen, Jakob // IEEE Software;Nov96, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p12
Focuses on tools, techniques, and concepts to optimize user interfaces. Usability engineering; Five product measures.
- The use and misuse of focus groups. Nielsen, Jakob // IEEE Software;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p94
Discusses the use and misuse of focus groups in optimizing user interfaces. Evaluation of interface usability; Goal to discover what users want from a system; Data production issues.
- Dry, thermal interface cools chips longer and more effectively at lower cost. // Electronic Design;03/09/98, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p102
Introduces the Cool Link, a patent-pending, dry-thermal interface, which will remove the grease that forms the crucial link between processors, from Chip Coolers Incorporated. Details on the interface; Description of the interface.
- Program once, port often. Dowgiallo, Ed // InfoWorld;2/6/95, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p70
Part I. Focuses on the comparison of portable graphical user interface frameworks. Importance of GUI development environment; Types of programs for creating portable GUIs; Comparison of installation and configuration in Wndx GUI Development System 2.04e and Zinc Application Framework 4.0;...