In the Press
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Press coverage of Piccolo2D
- International Press (Nov 2002 onwards) - International Children's Digital Library application.
- "View With a Zoom: Browse and Zoom Digital Images in One Application" describes PhotoMesa on Sun's Java website (at archive.org) August 1, 2001.
- "Treemaps Bloom" describes PhotoMesa in Computerworld (at archive.org), July 2, 2001.
- "Software for the 4th Dimension" describes TimeSearcher in Computerworld (at archive.org), June 4, 2001.
- Jazz, KidPad and Fisheye menus in New Scientist magazine, August 12, 2000.
- "Zoomin' Ahead" Computerworld (at archive.org), June 26, 2000.
- Interview with Prof. Allison Druin
On her work with children's technology in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - June 20, 2000
- Once upon a time there was a hedgehog...
An article (at archive.org) in the Swedish daily newspaper Dagens Nyheter about the work of Ben Bederson and Allison Druin with children by Kerstin Lundell, August 26, 1999.
- An interview with Ben Bederson by Sun Microsystems on their Java web site
"Face-to-Face" (at archive.org) (HTML)
by Jon Byous, September 23, 1999.
- HCIL, KidPad and Jazz Appeared on PBS: On Thursday, January 28, 1999, at 8pm, MPT presented a television segment entitled Maryland Sate of Mind. It highlights HCIL Professor Allison Druin's work with children.
- An article about the work of HCIL Professors Allison Druin and Ben Bederson about their work with children appeared in the Baltimore Sun on Monday, December 21, 1998.
- The Chronicle of Higher Education on April 4th, 1997,
"New Ways of Organizing Data Could Change Nature of Computers" (HTML)
by Jeffrey R. Young
- Nov'Art in February, 1997, a French Magazine sponsored by Art3000, a society devoted to integration of technology and art.
- The New York Times Online (CyberTimes) on October 23rd, 1996,
"Seeing the Forest of Knowledge for the Trees of Data" (HTML)
by Ashley Dunn
- The X Advisor, June 1995,
"Peripheral Visions: Zooming Through Information Space on Pad++" by Gary Welz
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