Information sharing

The Altantic‘s Alexis Madrigal wrote a great article last week about sharing on the internet. It pushes for a shift in thinking away from link sharing as the purview of … more →


We’ve been back from our great summer in Brooklyn for a few weeks now. After completing data collection on the digital government user study, I’m beginning a task-based analysis of … more →


I’m in Montreal this week for the SCORE workshop on opportunistic discovery and the GRAND annual conference. At SCORE, I will be talking about supporting novice search. At GRAND, the … more →

shifting my online presence

i moved to a wordpress site this spring and have just pulled in my short-lived blogger content. many of the posts here will likely take the form of academic rants. … more →

considerations in initiating interaction

[originally published in the ambient structures blog – migrated in 2012] a couple of weeks ago, i attended a talk by barbara grosz titled “can’t you see i’m busy? designing … more →

looking forward while linking back

[originally published in the ambient structures blog – migrated in 2012] writing things like this makes me feel like a dinosaur. it also leads me to wonder how we can … more →