Technology as experience

  title={Technology as experience},
  author={John C. McCarthy and Peter Wright},
In Technology as Experience, John McCarthy and Peter Wright argue that any account of what is often called the user experience must take into consideration the emotional, intellectual, and sensual aspects of our interactions with technology. We don't just use technology, they point out; we live with it. They offer a new approach to understanding human-computer interaction through examining the felt experience of technology. Drawing on the pragmatism of such philosophers as John Dewey and… 
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Technology as Experience
  • R. mercuri
  • Art
    IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication
  • 2005
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