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Re: [ba-ohs-talk] new version of graph model paper posted

I'm with you 100% here Alex.    (01)

I think some interesting stuff will come out of work with children. They
have fewer preconceived notions about interfaces being "the best of all
possible worlds"
(Voltaire reference: http://www.ericjonas.com/features/candide/home.asp )    (02)

Kidpad is a project to watch. They've got a zoomable user interface which
they've given to children for collaboration and storytelling. Stories become
visual because the writing surface has no physical size constraints. (Still
2d though).    (03)

http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/kidpad/    (04)

based on jazz
http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/jazz/    (05)

similar to Looking Glass
http://www.cincro.com    (06)

www.memes.net    (07)

> The point of all this is that a picture is a much more effective way to
> communicate then movements on tape, and that similarly text should be made
> more visual by making the associations between sentences explicit.  And
> one way of doing this is to assign nodes to paragraphs, and edges to
> references.    (08)