Talk:The Humane Interface

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For Raskin's advocacy of interface regulation, pay attention to section 7-3.

Ah, so it is. Sorry about that. Korny O'Near 19:10, 15 February 2006 (UTC)

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Raskin for Mac[edit]

Humane file manager with Zooming user interface. Archy / Zoomworld is now implemented by Raskin http://raskinformac.com As I'm the author of the Software, I don't want to advertise my product and I'm biased, still there is a general interested in publishing the fact, that finally ZoomWorld is implemented for the first time in a commercial product. So I may I add it to the external link section? Or could someone write some text about it?

Martin mahal Halter (talk) 21:21, 7 June 2010 (UTC)

This article is about Raskin's book, so I don't think a link to your software should be included here. But some mention could be included in the ZUI, Jef Raskin and Archy articles as soon as it gets some third-party coverage. Is there some reporting on this program other than this press release? Diego Moya (talk) 10:17, 9 June 2010 (UTC)
Thanks! So far, there's a MacStories review including video as well as some more outside reviews in Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese, and French. There's also a comment in Lukas Mathis' blog who took part in the development of Oberon_(operating_system) at ETHZ. Martin mahal Halter (talk) 05:07, 11 June 2010 (UTC)
I've linked your software from ZUI (because it's a limited form of zooming interface) and from Jef Raskin (because the program name is a homage to the person). I've removed it from Zoomworld because, as far as I can tell from the videos, your program doesn't implement the basic "recursive hyperlinking by zooming in" idea that defined Raskin's Zoomworld. Feel free to correct me if I'm wrong. Diego Moya (talk) 17:27, 11 June 2010 (UTC)