Handout 6: 3/5/03

Computer-Human Interaction
CPSC 671-600

Assignment 2

Hardware/User interface innovation

Due Wednesday, April 30, 2003
(Please note that the term project report also is due on this day)

Choose a recent hardware innovation that has potential for altering the current state of computer user interfaces. Summarize the innovation and its current development state. Review and summarize the user interface work that already is taking advantage of this new mechanism. Evaluate the potential for further advances and suggest what those might be. Target length of the paper is 6000 words.