Piles of thumbnails - visualizing document management

In 2005 I presented the paper at the ITI conference. The video below shows some of the ideas from the paper. At the time (after reading Ravisio's paper) the desktop seamed a great space for managing files. I imagined something like (temporarily suspended) Archy - a zoomable interfaced desktop (taken form Pad). But with files and applications. But a lot of us use hierarchies as well :).

Here's a demo video (I have no idea why the mouse pointer is always few centimeters below what it is clicked):


Trackback specific URI for this entry

This link is not meant to be clicked. It contains the trackback URI for this entry. You can use this URI to send ping- & trackbacks from your own blog to this entry. To copy the link, right click and select "Copy Shortcut" in Internet Explorer or "Copy Link Location" in Mozilla.

Persistent Inappeasable Mind on : Tab Candy - Aza's new ideas

Continue reading "Tab Candy - Aza's new ideas"
Horizontal/Linear tabs at the top of a browser were for many users not enough anymore (at least for me, my wife, Andy and Aza). In times when we used browsers with no tabs we had to find other ways for keeping all task related URL's together since the win


Display comments as Linear | Threaded

No comments

Add Comment

Enclosing asterisks marks text as bold (*word*), underscore are made via _word_.
E-Mail addresses will not be displayed and will only be used for E-Mail notifications.

To prevent automated Bots from commentspamming, please enter the string you see in the image below in the appropriate input box. Your comment will only be submitted if the strings match. Please ensure that your browser supports and accepts cookies, or your comment cannot be verified correctly.

Can you please write (or copy/paste) this text in the field below: i h a t e s p a m