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Affective Computing – by Kristina Höök

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As Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Interaction Design moved from designing and evaluating work-oriented applications towards dealing with leisure-oriented applications, such as games, social computing, art, and tools for creativity, we have had to consider e.g. what constitutes an experience, how to deal with users’ emotions, and understanding aesthetic practices and experiences. Here I will provide [...]

Posted on: 31/01/12
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A List Apart: Articles: Personality in Design

We are pleased to present an excerpt from Chapter 3 of Designing for Emotion by Aarron Walter (A Book Apart, 2011). —Ed. Our lasting relationships center around the unique qualities and perspectives we all possess. We call it personality. Through our personalities, we express the entire gamut of human emotion. Personality is the mysterious force [...]

Posted on: 17/11/11
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The edge in eCommerce: emotion | cxpartners

    We’ve written a lot about eCommerce here at cxpartners. Chui Chui has written about the best product page designs. James about the importance of the right imagery and Chris has designed a beautiful and usable product page for next month’s .net magazine. Walt has talked about product reviews and eCommerce You’d think we’d [...]

Posted on: 03/10/11
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Why Do Viral Videos Go Viral? | Wired.com

It’s one of the most popular online videos ever produced, having been viewed 355 million times on YouTube. At first glance, it’s hard to understand why the clip is so famous, since nothing much happens. Two little boys, Charlie and Harry, are sitting in a chair when Charlie, the younger brother, mischievously bites Harry’s finger. [...]

Posted on: 22/09/11
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Emotional Design: Why we love (or hate) everyday things – Free Chapter Download

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On its approach now to 8 years since being published “Emotional Design: Why we love (or hate) everyday things” by Don Norman is a book that is still highly regarded by many in the UX field. Normans site offers us the second chapter of this book a generous taster of what the reader can expect and [...]

Posted on: 21/09/11
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Design Research and Innovation: An Interview with Don Norman Johnny Holland – It’s all about interaction

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In this interview with Don Norman, Johnny Hollands founder Jeroen van Geel gains some valuable insight into the thoughts of one of the industries finest on the topics of innovation, research and emotional design. Innovation: Innovation is a very complex topic, very thoroughly discussed in academia, which is not something most designers follow. The important [...]

Posted on: 21/09/11
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