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The eyes have it: a task by data type taxonomy for information visualizations
  • B. Shneiderman
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages
  • 3 September 1996
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A useful starting point for designing advanced graphical user interfaces is the visual information seeking Mantra: overview first, zoom and filter, then details on demand. Expand
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Readings in information visualization - using vision to think
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Information visualization is the use of computer-supported interactive visual representations of abstract data to amplify cognition. Expand
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Designing the user interface strategies for effective human-computer interaction
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A comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamic field of human-computer interaction (HCI) and user experience (UX) design. Expand
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Designing the User Interface
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Tree-maps: a space-filling approach to the visualization of hierarchical information structures
A method for visualizing hierarchically structured information is described. The tree-map visualization technique makes 100% use of the available display space, mapping the full hierarchy onto aExpand
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Tree visualization with tree-maps: 2-d space-filling approach
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The traditional approach to representing tree structures is as a rooted, directed graph with the root node at the top of the page and children nodes below the parent node with lines connecting them (Figure 1). Expand
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The Reader-to-Leader Framework: Motivating Technology-Mediated Social Participation
Billions of people participate in online social activities. Most users participate as readers of discussion boards, searchers of blog posts, or viewers of photos. A fraction of users becomeExpand
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Direct Manipulation: A Step Beyond Programming Languages
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These feelings are not, of course, universal, but the amalgam does convey an image of the truly pleased user. Expand
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Creativity support tools: accelerating discovery and innovation
How can designers of programming interfaces, interactive tools, and rich social environments enable more people to be more creative more often?
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