Category Archives: Information Experience

Managed Q Search

Just came across Managed Q, a search application the inventors describe as “dedicated to helping you manage your entire Search Experience: from the keyword, to results, to previewing, to refinement and repeating with a new query.” The entity extraction around

Managed Q Search

Just came across Managed Q, a search application the inventors describe as “dedicated to helping you manage your entire Search Experience: from the keyword, to results, to previewing, to refinement and repeating with a new query.” The entity extraction around

Press Display – Redefining the Reading Experience?

Just got tipped off to Press Display, a news aggregation service from NewspaperDirect. Seems the biggest difference this site offers over competitors is the information experience. They have something called the Press Reader, which displays articles in the context of

Press Display – Redefining the Reading Experience?

Just got tipped off to Press Display, a news aggregation service from NewspaperDirect. Seems the biggest difference this site offers over competitors is the information experience. They have something called the Press Reader, which displays articles in the context of

Two New Videos from Michael Wesch

Michael Wesch, creator of the famous Web 2.0…The Machine is Us/ing Us video, produced two new videos. He’s now made them publicly available: Information R/Evolution http://youtube.com/watch?v=-4CV05HyAbM This is based on the observations of Clay Shirky and David Weinberger that the

Two New Videos from Michael Wesch

Michael Wesch, creator of the famous Web 2.0…The Machine is Us/ing Us video, produced two new videos. He’s now made them publicly available: Information R/Evolution http://youtube.com/watch?v=-4CV05HyAbM This is based on the observations of Clay Shirky and David Weinberger that the

Euro IA 2007 – Navigating the Long Tail

I’d like to post some thoughts about presentations I saw at the Euro IA 2007 Conference. Already mentioned Are’s presentation. Here’s a summary of mine, which is essentially the last slide in my presentation (available on SlideShare) that sums everything

Euro IA 2007 – Navigating the Long Tail

I’d like to post some thoughts about presentations I saw at the Euro IA 2007 Conference. Already mentioned Are’s presentation. Here’s a summary of mine, which is essentially the last slide in my presentation (available on SlideShare) that sums everything

Buxton On Sketching the User Experience

Here’s a really good video of Bill Buxton talking about sketching: http://www.brightcove.com/title.jsp?title=323680309&channel=324389485. It’s long–about 90 minutes. The contents correspond to his recent book, Sketching User Experiences, which I don’t have yet. He covers a lot more great deal more than

Buxton On Sketching the User Experience

Here’s a really good video of Bill Buxton talking about sketching: http://www.brightcove.com/title.jsp?title=323680309&channel=324389485. It’s long–about 90 minutes. The contents correspond to his recent book, Sketching User Experiences, which I don’t have yet. He covers a lot more great deal more than

Is Relevance Relevant?

For decades, information science has developed and examined the notion of relevance in information retrieval (IR). By and large, the approach to measuring relevance has been rather technical. Recall and precision have been the two main measures: Recall looks at

Is Relevance Relevant?

For decades, information science has developed and examined the notion of relevance in information retrieval (IR). By and large, the approach to measuring relevance has been rather technical. Recall and precision have been the two main measures: Recall looks at

Silobreaker Beta Launch

Silobreaker is a current awareness service that launched at the beginning of 2006. It’s designed for the “light information professional,” as Silobreaker puts it. (I’m assuming this description doesn’t refer to the weight of the person, but how much information

Silobreaker Beta Launch

Silobreaker is a current awareness service that launched at the beginning of 2006. It’s designed for the “light information professional,” as Silobreaker puts it. (I’m assuming this description doesn’t refer to the weight of the person, but how much information

The Time of Information

Here’s something I’ve been thinking about for a long time and hope to work up into a presentation or story: – With the advent of digital information available online, people pointed to how much more information there is than before.

The Time of Information

Here’s something I’ve been thinking about for a long time and hope to work up into a presentation or story: – With the advent of digital information available online, people pointed to how much more information there is than before.

Information Experience

Welcome to Experiencing Information, a blog about the way in which humans need, find, use, manage, manipulate, and experience information in their lives. The direction and goal of the blog will work itself out over time, I hope. The name

Information Experience

Welcome to Experiencing Information, a blog about the way in which humans need, find, use, manage, manipulate, and experience information in their lives. The direction and goal of the blog will work itself out over time, I hope. The name