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Typing, Clicking, Dancing with your Fingers. Infantilisation in Interaction Design. - Invited talk at SirValUse Academy 2012

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  • Typing, Clicking, DancingInfantilisation in Interaction Design Matthias Müller-Prove, Dipl.-Inform. User Experience Principal, Oracle SirValUse Academy, 24 Feb 2012
  • Proposition Human development from baby to adults and the evolution of user interface paradigms happen-s/ed in 3 stages.
  • Proposition The stages do not supersede each other – they start subsequently and coexist over time.
  • 1920s 1960s Jean Piaget / Jerome Bruner
  • 1 enactive mentalitiy Bruner’s Mentality Theory
  • cc dulcelife http://www.flickr.com/photos/dulcelife/8505313/ kinesthetic/sensomotoric, enactive
  • cc Squiggle http://www.flickr.com/photos/stephenr/2331677192/preoperational: playing and building
  • 2 iconic mentality Bruner’s Mentality Theory
  • cc Minneapolis Institute of Arts http://www.flickr.com/photos/minneapolisinstituteofarts/4926356727/operational/visual, iconic
  • 3 symbolic mentality Bruner’s Mentality Theory
  • formal, symbolic cc gail m tang http://www.flickr.com/photos/gailtang/3252519764/
  • enactive iconic symbolic 1 1/2 4-8 12 yrs. Bruner’s Mentalities
  • Through the Mirror
  • enactive iconic symbolic             
  • 3 CLI Command Line Interfaces
  • very cryptic, poor initial usability. www.operating-system.orgGood for experts who do scripting and programming
  • 2 GUIs Graphical User InterfacesWindows, Icons, Menus, Pointing Device & Desktop
  • Ivan Sutherland’s Sketchpad (1963)
  • Timothy Johnson a few years later.
  • SketchpadUse of light penInteractive line drawingsConstraints resolution engineObject-based computer aided design (CAD)On a TX-2 computer at MIT Lincoln Lab 69,632 words with 36 bits (~306 KByte)
  • http://www.deepamehta.de/docs/talk.htmlDoug Engelbart’s NLS/Augment (1963-72)
  • Mouse (1963) and Chording Keyset
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Alan_Kay_and_the_prototype_of_Dynabook,_pt._5_(3010032738).jpg Alan Kay - Dynabook (concept 1972)
  • Doing with images makes symbols. Alan Kay enactive iconic symbolic
  • The CLI survived as a terminal window.
  • The Web also has its CLI!
  • 1 TUI & “NUI” Tangible and “Natural” User InterfacesPhysical objects combined with digital information Multi-Touch & Gestures, Lots of sensors, Mobility
  • http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reactable Reactable, U of Barcelona (2003)
  • cc arteunporro http://www.flickr.com/photos/arteunporro/870265352/
  • Gravity and Touch atSoundDrop for iPad
  • Gravitarium2 for iPad
  • Gravitarium2 for iPad
  • http://flickr.com/photos/prupert/68375339/ A personal dynamic medium…
  • …for children of all ages
  • enactive iconic symbolicTUI                           CLI        GUI
  • Thanks! Matthias Müller-Prove | mprove.de | @mprovecc by Steve Paine http://www.flickr.com/photos/umpcportal/4581962986/
  • Matthias Müller-Prove follow @mproveReferences at mprove.de/script/12/sirvaluse/