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Handheld Usability

Handheld Usability

Scott Weiss

ISBN: 978-0-470-84446-5 August 2002 292 Pages


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Offering an overview of usability, testing, and information architecture for EPOC, WAP, PDAs, handhelds, and handsets, this how-to guide dives into the details about medium-specific issues and design strategies.
* Discusses designing for the current wireless platforms: cellular phones and PDAs
* Covers both stand alone as well as Web-based application design
* Contains a case study of a usability test

About the Author.


Handheld vs. Desktop.

Handheld Devices.

Information Architecture: Process.

Information Architecture: Practice.


Usability Testing.

Appendix A: Handheld History.

Appendix B: Paper Prototyping Applications for the Palm OS(r).

Appendix C: Sprint PCS/NeoPoint 1000 Usability Study.

Appendix D: Glossary.