Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 25th Nov 2007 23:05 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces This is the seventh article in a series on common usability and graphical user interface related terms [part I | part II | part III | part IV | part V | part VI]. On the internet, and especially in forum discussions like we all have here on OSNews, it is almost certain that in any given discussion, someone will most likely bring up usability and GUI related terms - things like spatial memory, widgets, consistency, Fitts' Law, and more. The aim of this series is to explain these terms, learn something about their origins, and finally rate their importance in the field of usability and (graphical) user interface design. In part VII, as promised in part VI, we focus completely on CDE, the Common Desktop Environment.
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by Glynser on Thu 29th Nov 2007 08:21 UTC
Glynser
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2007-11-29

By the way, I also like the looks of OSNews.com! Clear and plain, not glossy and rounded and ugly. And the colors are even a bit CDE-ish. I really hope it won't change into the "we see it everywhere"-style of many other pages...

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