Kurt J. Schmucker

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A conceptual gap exists between the # representations that people use in their minds when thinking about a problem and the representations that computers will accept when they are programmed. Introduction During the past 30 years there have been many attempts to enable ordinary people-people who are not professional programmers to program computers.(More)
Source to source translation tools provide a way of integrating the strengths of production programming environments like C/UNIX#8482; with rapid prototyping environments like Smalltalk-80#8482; into a comprehensive hybrid environment that spans more of the software development life-spiral than ever before. This paper describes a tool-assisted process for(More)
Commercirdly available visual programming tools offer an easily learned and efficient means for the production of custom software — perhaps for a dissertation project, a deployable prototype for user testing, or even just a quick test of a new idea. This CHI tutorial provided an in-depth examination of two of these tools, Novell's AppWare and Pictorius'(More)
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