User Interfaces (UI)



Ambient intelligence is technology that surrounds you, and can affect you without you even realizing it. The rise of ambient intelligence...

The Awakening of Ambient Intelligence


Technology is making groundbreaking progress in devices to assist those that are disabled.

5 Technological Innovations that Seek to Enable the Disabled


Sudden interface changes can be a nightmare for unprepared users, and service providers often find that the smallest alterations generate...

Sudden Interface Changes: Why Disorienting Users Can Hurt


Fashionistas might scoff at wearable technology, but for gadget gurus and tech geeks, these space-aged designs may be as good as Gucci.

Fashion for the Uber-Geek: Wearable Technology


If you use Unix or Linux, you're probably already using X, but do you know how to take advantage of some of its more powerful features?...

X Window System 101


With Windows 8, Microsoft takes on Apple. Find out how this OS works - and where it falls short.