Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 6th Aug 2006 17:52 UTC, submitted by teigetje
RISC OS One of the strengths of RISC OS is the ability for people to drag'n'drop objects around the desktop. It's usually hard to describe how well this works, but other operating systems are rapidly catching up. While RISC OS still arguably has the edge, Drobe spoke to a number of professionals who rely on the drag'n'drop in RISC OS.
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GNOME, ROX and drag-and-drop saving
by Tom5 on Mon 7th Aug 2006 17:08 UTC
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GNOME recently did some usability analysis and found that saving was one of their major UI problems:

http://primates.ximian.com/~federico/docs/gnome-deployments-2006/in...

So maybe something will get done. I wrote a blog post about ROX's saving a while back here:

http://rox.sourceforge.net/desktop/node/318

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