Holding onto the magic: lightweight augmentation of digital reading devices

@inproceedings{Thom2012HoldingOT,
  title={Holding onto the magic: lightweight augmentation of digital reading devices},
  author={Emma Thom and Matt Jones},
  booktitle={Conference on Designing Interactive Systems},
  year={2012}
}
Reading devices such as the Kindle are becoming widely used and many users are now routinely reading on tablet computers. The physical form factor of these devices promotes and accommodates comfortable, natural interactions, providing some of the look and feel of their paper predecessors. However, for operations such as searching and cutting and pasting, the magic and charm of paper is lost and the user has to revert to device-centred selections and menu operations. In this paper, we introduce… CONTINUE READING