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Computational composites
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Computational composite is introduced as a new type of composite material. Expand
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Slow Technology – Designing for Reflection
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We present slow technology: a design agenda for technology aimed at reflection and moments of mental rest rather than efficiency in performance. Expand
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From use to presence: on the expressions and aesthetics of everyday computational things
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The coming ubiquity of computational things urges us to consider what it means for something to be present in someone's life, in contrast to being just used for something. Expand
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Towards user design? On the shift from object to user as the subject of design
If design used to be a matter of physical form, its subject the material object, it now increasingly seems to be about the user and her experiences. A central problem with this development is theExpand
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Design Research through Practice
In this thesis, I argue that in a world characterised by change, contemporary interior designers lack competent guidance on how to interpret and design notions of impermanence, and how to experimentExpand
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RE:Definitions of use
What does it mean to use something from a design point of view? As an alternative to role-based accounts of designers and users, this paper presents an act-based account that centres on what it is weExpand
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Informative art: using amplified artworks as information displays
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Informative art is computer augmented, or amplified, works of art that not only are aesthetical objects but also information displays, in as much as they dynamically reflect information about their environment. Expand
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Token-Based Acces to Digital Information
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We introduce a schema with three types of physical objects that can be linked to digital information: Containers, tokens, and tools. Expand
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Exemplary Design Research
In this paper, we will look at what role a research program and an interventionist research strategy based on design experiments may play for the advancement of knowledge relevant to design andExpand
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STATIC! The Aesthetics of Energy in Everyday Things
Abstract: Static! is a project investigating interaction and product design as a way of increasing our awareness of how energy is used in everyday life. Revisiting the design of everyday things withExpand
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