Hand-drawn Computing       

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Hand-drawn Computing - overview


Sketching facilitates design in the exploration of ideas about concrete objects and abstractions. In fact, throughout the software engineering process when grappling with new ideas, people reach for a pen and start sketching. While pen and paper work well, digital media can provide additional features to benefit the sketcher. Digital support will only be successful, however, if it does not detract from the core sketching experience. Based on research that defines characteristics of sketches and sketching, we offer preliminary tool examples supporting a FlowyWork user experience.

SketchGraph

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Sketching Tools

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Publications, Conferences, Talks

SIGGRAH 2012

SketchGraph: Gestural Data Input for Mobile Tablet Devices
Talk Poster

ICSE 2011

Sketching Tools for Ideation Talk slides
ACM link to PDF