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    • The Web Experience 

      Martin, Andrew P.; Ivory, Melody Y.; Groce, Dmitri (2004-12-17)
      We developed an interactive movie to educate people who do not have impairments about how people who do have certain impairments experience the World Wide Web. We walk the viewer through the experiences of five people who ...
    • “What Am I Fighting For?”: Creating a Controlled Vocabulary for Video Game Plot Metadata 

      Wellhouse, Zach; Lee, Jin-Ha; Bancroft, Jennifer (2015-06-02)
      A video game’s plot is one of its defining features, and prior research confirms the importance of plot metadata to users through persona analysis, interviews, and surveys. However, existing organizational systems, including ...
    • Why Public Access to Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) Matter 

      Group, Technology & Social Change (Technology & Social Change Group, 2014-07-01)
      This research summary provides an overview of the Global Impact Study of Public Access to Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). Libraries, telecenters, and cybercafés play a critical role in extending the ...
    • Why public access to technology matters for development 

      TASCHA (TASCHA, 2014-05-21)
      Based on the Global Impact Study of Public Access to ICTs, this infographic explains visually why public access to technology matters for development. Public access provides a critical foundation for lifelong technology ...
    • Work and play in the information age: Technology utilization in Boys & Girls Clubs of America 

      Sullivan, Joseph; Vander Leest, Tricia; Gordon, Andrew (Technology & Social Change Group (TASCHA), 2008-11)
      This research examined technology-related learning opportunities for children at Boys & Girls Clubs. It considers Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) technology programs within the larger context of afterschool programs ...
    • XooML: XML in Support of Many Tools Working on a Single Organization of Personal Information 

      Jones, William (2010-10-10)
      XooML takes a step towards addressing a basic tension in the development of supporting tools of Personal Information Man-agement (PIM) and, more generally, in the development of com-puter-based tools for end users: How to ...
    • Yields and Market Access: ICT for farming and fishing in southern India 

      West, Mark (Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School, 2008)
      This paper is part of a project at the Center for Information and Society to broaden and deepen our understanding of the impact of Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD). Our intention is to ...