Designing Interactions Review: Part 8

8 Multisensory and Multimedia
The drummer surrounds himself with stimulants for all of the senses & an electronic keyboard

a. Hiroshi Ishii

GUI- graphical user interface TUI- tangible user interface

Can interaction design become multisensory and to take advantage of multimedia? Hiroshi Ishii is professor of the Tangible Media Group at MIT Media Lab. He seeks to change the painted bits of graphical user interfaces to tangible bits, by giving physical form to digital information, enhancing interactive objects with layers of computer based information.

b. Joy Mountford


Early QuickTime compared to 2005 version

Joy Mountford tells the story of pioneering the development of QuickTime, when she was Head of the Human Interface Group in Advanced Technology at Apple, and describes her research into audio at Interval.


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