Category Archives: User Interface

Livescribe Update

I last wrote about Livescribe on this blog in June 2009. It is time for an update as there is a new version of the smart pen called the echo. Robert Scoble has done video interviews with a user and with the founder, Jim Marggraff, who explained the new echo features. The product has improved…

Contrast the Old World to the New World of Computing

The iPad announcement has got people thinking about the future of computing and its implications. There is a lot of disagreement but it has got to be healthy that people are considering new possibilities. This debate is at a whole new level than the product management perspective of left brain product specs vs. right brain…

MacSparky’s Tablet Musings

MacSparky has some musings on the upcoming tablet based on his previous experience with a Windows tablet that ultimately wasn’t successful because of the following hardware factors: heavy, large, slow to boot, ran extremely hot on my lap, and the battery life was dreadful. Many inventions have a history of precedents that didn’t work until…

Multi-touch Tablet Interface

10/GUI has a video on a multi-touch interface which shows how the Apple tablet could work stand-alone or as an interface to a larger screen Mac computer. I have no idea if 10/GUI has any relationship with Apple. 10/GUI from C. Miller on Vimeo. Apple will be introducing some kind of implementation of multitouch that…