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A diary study of task switching and interruptions
We report on a diary study of the activities of information workers aimed at characterizing how people interleave multiple tasks amidst interruptions. The week-long study revealed the type andExpand
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Data mountain: using spatial memory for document management
Effective management of documents on computers has been a central user interface problem for many years. One common approach involves using 2D spatial layouts of icons representing the documents,Expand
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Drag-and-Pop and Drag-and-Pick: Techniques for Accessing Remote Screen Content on Touch- and Pen-Operated Systems
Drag-and-pop and drag-and-pick are interaction techniques designed for users of pen- and touch- operated display systems. They provide users with access to screen content that would otherwise beExpand
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Web page design: implications of memory, structure and scent for information retrieval
ABSTNACT Much is known about depth and breadth tradeoff issues in graphical user interface menu design. We describe an experiment to see if large breadth and decreased depth is preferable, bothExpand
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The Task Gallery: a 3D window manager
The Task Gallery is a window manager that uses interactive 3D graphics to provide direct support for task management and document comparison, lacking from many systems implementing the desktopExpand
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FASTDash: a visual dashboard for fostering awareness in software teams
Software developers spend significant time gaining and maintaining awareness of fellow developers' activities. FASTDash is a new interactive visualization that seeks to improve team activityExpand
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AffectAura: an intelligent system for emotional memory
We present AffectAura, an emotional prosthetic that allows users to reflect on their emotional states over long periods of time. We designed a multimodal sensor set-up for continuous logging ofExpand
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Design Study of LineSets, a Novel Set Visualization Technique
Computing and visualizing sets of elements and their relationships is one of the most common tasks one performs when analyzing and organizing large amounts of data. Common representations of setsExpand
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PhotoTOC: automatic clustering for browsing personal photographs
This paper presents photo table of contents (PhotoTOC), a system that helps users find digital photographs in their own collection of photographs. PhotoTOC is a browsing user interface that uses anExpand
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Notification, Disruption, and Memory: Effects of Messaging Interruptions on Memory and Performance
We describe a study on the influence of instant messaging (IM) on ongoing computing tasks. The study both replicates and extends earlier work on the cost of sending notifications at different timesExpand
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