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Advancing the New Machine UCLA Law Forum Presentation

April 27, 2011
Advancing the New Machine UCLA Law Forum Presentation

Today, I presented UCLA Law Forum at the Advancing the New Machine human rights conference in Berkeley. Below is an approximation of my presentation. How many of you have ever used a chair to reach that jar of tomatoes on the top shelf? I do it all the time. I’m the shortest member of...
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Pipsqueak Articles

Health and Human Rights

Health and Human Rights

I have been collecting some background materials for Health and Human Rights and would like to share a few resources. United Nations Documents The...
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Perceptual Focus Error

Early on in my academic career, I did research in a middle school classroom. Computers were just introduced to a bunch of kids that...
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Colorblindness Test on iPhone Google Traffic Map

Colorblindness Test on iPhone Google Traffic Map

Google Traffic Map on an iPhone (or any other mobile device) is a great product… unless you are colorblind. Then, it’s a nightmare! 5%...
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Some Examples of Design Failure in Physical Space

Some Examples of Design Failure in Physical Space

Affordance is a feature of an object or an environment that suggests a set of possible actions/interaction that a user of such object/environment can...
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Cuteness Inspires Violence Research and Angry Birds

Cuteness Inspires Violence Research and Angry Birds

Have you ever felt the urge to hug someone too hard? Squeeze a baby? Pinch a cheek? Even when you knew it might hurt...
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Cultural Differences in Interaction Design, a few observations

Cultural Differences in Interaction Design, a few observations

A couple of months ago, I went on the business trip to The Hague and Amsterdam. There are always cultural differences, especially when a...
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Review: Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software

Review: Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software

Interaction Design Foundation is about to publish Janaki Mythily Kumar’s and Mario Herger’s 2013 book: “Gamification at Work: Designing Engaging Business Software.” [reference: Kumar,...
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User Roles and Governance

User Roles and Governance

One of the areas of discussion at the NIH Citizen Science Engagement Think Tank meeting last month was how to categorize the roles (and...
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UCLA Law Forum: Discuss International Criminal Law

UCLA Human Rights and International Criminal Law Forum Logo

UCLA School of Law and International Criminal Court's Office of the Prosecutor partnered together to create UCLA Law Forum—a place to discuss international law issues. My company, Pipsqueak Productions, designed and developed the site. Please join the debate! UCLALawForum.com.

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Tim and Nick Werby with DRIPS Prototypes

DRIPS project — stands for Deep Root Irrigation and Precipitation System — is a simple device that collects atmospheric water and delivers it to the roots of plants below the evaporation layer. My sons, Tim and Nick Werby, designed and developed the idea and the site. DRIPSproject.

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Cost of Chicken Project is a crowdmapping project that tracks the true costs of food around the world. Most data points are contributed by kids. My sons, Tim and Nick Werby, designed and developed the idea and the site. Please visit their site and contribute the data points from your area. Cost of Chicken.