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Bill Hart-Davidson Presents Upcoming WIDE Project at World Usability Day

19 December on Announcements, User Experience Design, WIDE

On November 14th, Bill Hart-Davidson, Co-Director and senior researcher at Writing in Digital Environments Research (WIDE) at Matrix, spoke at Michigan’s 9th annual World Usability Day event at Michigan State University. World Usability Day is the largest gathering of industry […]


Upcoming Project in Participatory Memory will Focus on Creating Interactive Digital Archives

06 September on Digitization, Multimedia & Digital Archives, New Web Technologies, Particapatory Memory, User Experience Design

Liza Potts, MATRIX Director of User Experience Design Projects, recently traveled to Paris, France in order to perform research and planning work for an upcoming project centered on the emerging idea of participatory memory. Participatory memory examines the ways in […]

Samaritan Archives Project Receives International Press Attention

28 June on Cultural Informatics, Digitization, Multimedia & Digital Archives, New Web Technologies, User Experience Design

On May 26th, the Haaretz Daily Newspaper, a popular Israeli news outlet, released a full-length article focused on the Samaritan Archive project, a collaborative endeavor lead by two U.S. researchers and universities: Dr. Jim Ridolfo of the University of Cincinnati […]

Matrix Faculty Member Publishes New Book on User-Centered Web Design

12 January on Announcements, User Experience Design

After a year in development, Ethan Watrall has published his latest book, Head First Web Design.  Published by acclaimed technology publisher O’Reilly Media and co-authored by Jeff Siarto (http://www.jeffsiarto.com), Head First Web Design is the latest book in the award […]