Out of the box: exploring the richness of children's use of an interactive table

@inproceedings{Nielsen2009OutOT,
  title={Out of the box: exploring the richness of children's use of an interactive table},
  author={Rune Nielsen and Jonas Fritsch and Kim Halskov and Martin Brynskov},
  booktitle={IDC},
  year={2009}
}
In this article we explore how to enrich the experience of toys that usually spend a boring time in their boxes in the toy store by digitally bringing them out of the box. For this purpose we have developed an interactive table based on the 3D game engine Virtools, together with the reacTIVision software and have studied and evaluated the use of the table in a full-scale, realworld situation in the toy department of a major Danish retailer. Our detailed analysis highlights the wide range of… CONTINUE READING