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Victor Lombardi <[log in to unmask]>
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Victor Lombardi <[log in to unmask]>
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Sun, 28 Nov 1999 21:34:56 -0800
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Bruce Tognazzini also argues for "intuitable" in "Tog
on Interface" (1992) for the reasons Peter cites
below.

> ATTACHMENT part 12 message/rfc822
> Date:    Tue, 23 Nov 1999 01:09:11 -0800
> From:    Peter Merholz <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Can we just strike "intuitive" from our
> vocabulary?
>
>
> In interface design, by intuitive we mean that the
> interaction model for a
> device is immediately apparent without training.
> However, only sentient
> beings can be--it's a quality of personal agency,
> not an attribute of an
> object.
> http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?intuitive


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