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- Digital Decor
Digital Decor is furniture, appliances, and other small objects commonly found in homes and offices that have been augmented with computational power to extend usefulness.
- Meeting Pot
When coffe is ready, the Meeting Pot (coffee maker) informs to
receiver units, which display the event by coffee aroma. This
encourages informal communications at office.
- ID Carpet
RFID tag-ed carpet to detect the position of a user wearing RFID
Looking under the floor and ground. The cart version of the Scroll
- AirPen & NaviGeta
Doodle system to draw on the air using a head mounted display and
To extract icons as a peper stickers out of computer display.
- FieldMouse (1998-
(It was called "Absolute Mouse")
A simple device of a combination of pen-mouse and bar-code reader,
to detect 2D position on any surface. The device is used in Scroll
Browser and Active Book projects.
- Scroll Browser
Looking behind walls. Electric wires or pipes behind walls is
displayed on handy LCD.
- Active Book
Paper books with hyper links to sounds. You can here voices of
characters on a picture book by selecting FieldMouse device.
- Scroll Display
A display system for small handy computers. By moving
computers on a table, contents of the display scrolls.
(1993-1995) (1999- )
InfoBinder is a tangible icon ("phicon") for digital desk
- Virtual Conference Room
(in Japanese) (1992-1994)
Conference system using abators.
Pointing device for electronic presentation system.
Demonstration Videos (MPEG)
- Itiro Siio, James Rawan, and Elizabeth Mynatt, "Peek-a-drawer: communication by furniture" ,
Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computer Systems
(ACM CHI 2002), pp. 582-583, April 2002.
AirPen & NaviGeta
- I. Siio, "Virtual Glassboat: For looking under the Ground", Usability Evaluation and Interface Design, Volume 1, ISBN 0-8058-3607-1, (HCI International 2001), Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, pp. 683-687, 2001.8.9
FieldMouse (Absolute Mouse), Scroll Browser, Active Book
- Itiro Siio, Yoshiaki Mima,
"IconStickers: Converting Computer Icons into Real Paper Icons"
Human-Computer Interaction, Ergonomics and Uer Interfaces, Volume 1 (HCI International '99) pp. 271-275, ISBN 0-8058-3391-9,
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, Aug 22-26, 1999.
- Itiro Siio, Toshiyuki Masui, Kentaro Fukuchi
"Real-world Interaction using the FieldMouse"
CHI Letters, Vol.1, Issue 1 (Proceedings of the UIST'99), pp.113-119, ACM Press, Nov. 7-10,1999
- Siio, Itiro.
"Scroll Display: Pointing Device for Palmtop Computers",
Asia Pacific Computer Human Interaction 1998 (APCHI 98), Japan, July 15-17, 1998, pp. 243-248, IEEE Computer Society, ISBN 0-8186-8347-3
Virtual Conference Room
InfoBinder: A Pointing Device for Virtual Deaktop System, Proceedings of HCI Internationale95, pp.261-264, Elsevier Science, July 1995.
- M. Kobayashi and I. Siio. "Virtual Conference Room: A Metaphor for Multi-User Real-Time Conference Systems." In Proceedings of the ROMAN '93, Nov. 1993
(Other papers, presentations, articles -
English & Japanese)