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Top : Computers : Software : Operating Systems : Graphic Subsystems : Desktop Environments : Archy (17 web sites)
Raskin, Jef
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ACM - Ubiquity: Crafting a Revolution
Interview of Aza Raskin on THE (Archy), and his father Jef.
http://ubiquity.acm.org/article.cfm?id=1022355

Archy
Clear description of Archy (was THE), divided into interface components. [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archy

Down With GUIs
By Jef Raskin. Article stressing that GUIs are not human-compatible. As long as we hang on to interfaces as we now know them, computers will remain inherently frustrating, upsetting, stressful. [Wired 1.06]
http://www.wired.com/1993/06/1-6-guis/

In Appreciation of Jef Raskin
Brief praise of Raskin, and critique of Archy zooming interface, with references, by usability expert Don Norman who was at Apple with Raskin, during the early years.
http://www.jnd.org/dn.mss/in_appreciation_of_j.html

Jef Raskin's Humane Environment
SourceForge site, with description, download, bug reports, some old news.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/humane/

Raleigh News & Observer: Keeping Interface Simple
Summary of newspaper story, useful forum comments. [Linux Today]
http://www.linuxtoday.com/developer/2003022000926OSDTSW

The Humane Environment
Brief announcement of first THE (Archy) release, with over 50 forum comments. [OSNews.com]
http://osnews.com/story/2445

The Humane Environment
Brief news story, and forum comments in great abundance, more than usual. Many varied opinions. [Slashdot]
http://apple.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=02/12/27/1835214

The Humane Interface
Book review of The Human Interface: New Directions for Interface Design, by Jef Raskin, and the usual mass of forum comments. Many varied opinions. [Slashdot]
http://books.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=01/05/12/2259254

The Humane Interface: New Directions for Designing Interactive Systems
By Jef Raskin; Addison-Wesley, 2000, ISBN 0201379376. Guide to interactive system design, reflects author experience and vision, shows many extant interfaces are dead ends, making computers easier to use needs new approaches. [publisher website]
http://www.informit.com/store/product.aspx?isbn=0201379376&redir=1

osOpinion: Raskin on 'Raskin on OS X'
Summary of newspaper story, useful forum comments. [Linux Today]
http://linuxtoday.com/news_story.php3?ltsn=2001-02-09-010-04-OP-OO