Posts Tagged: Information Design

Article: Info Software and GUIs (by Bret Victor)

Jared Spool points an interesting article by Bret Victor called “Magic Ink: Information Software and the Graphical Interface.” Here’s the abstract: The ubiquity of frustrating, unhelpful software interfaces has motivated decades of research into “Human-Computer Interaction.” In this paper, I

Article: Info Software and GUIs (by Bret Victor)

Jared Spool points an interesting article by Bret Victor called “Magic Ink: Information Software and the Graphical Interface.” Here’s the abstract: The ubiquity of frustrating, unhelpful software interfaces has motivated decades of research into “Human-Computer Interaction.” In this paper, I

Edward Tufte’s Presidential Appointment

Brilliant! Obama has appointed Edward Tufte to the newly-formed Recovery Independent Advisory Panel, whose mission is: To promote accountability by coordinating and conducting oversight of Recovery funds to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse and to foster transparency on recovery spending

Edward Tufte’s Presidential Appointment

Brilliant! Obama has appointed Edward Tufte to the newly-formed Recovery Independent Advisory Panel, whose mission is: To promote accountability by coordinating and conducting oversight of Recovery funds to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse and to foster transparency on recovery spending