Radical atoms: beyond tangible bits, toward transformable materials

@article{Ishii2012RadicalAB,
  title={Radical atoms: beyond tangible bits, toward transformable materials},
  author={Hiroshi Ishii and David Lakatos and Leonardo Bonanni and Jean-Baptiste Labrune},
  journal={Interactions},
  year={2012},
  volume={19},
  pages={38-51}
}
From GuI to TuI Humans have evolved a heightened ability to sense and manipulate the physical world, yet the digital world takes little advantage of our capacity for hand-eye coordination. A tangible user interface (TUI) builds upon our dexterity by embodying digital information in physical space. Tangible design expands the affordances of physical objects so they can Graphical user interfaces (GUIs) let users see digital information only through a screen, as if looking into a pool of water, as… Expand
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