Creating user interfaces that entice people to manage better information

@inproceedings{Karger2011CreatingUI,
  title={Creating user interfaces that entice people to manage better information},
  author={David R. Karger},
  booktitle={CIKM},
  year={2011}
}
Much research in information management begins by asking how to manage a given information corpus. But information management systems can only be as good as the information they manage. They struggle and often fail to correctly infer meaning from large blobs of text and the mysterious actions and demands of users. And they are useless for managing information that is never captured. Instead of accepting the existing information as an immutable condition, I will argue that there are significant… CONTINUE READING