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ERIC Number: EJ637609
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-7870
Lessons from Reading E-News for Browsing the Web: The Roles of Genre and Task.
Shepherd, M.; Watters, Carolyn; Kaushik, Raj
Proceedings of the ASIST Annual Meeting, v38 p256-67 2001
Results from user studies support the importance of genre and task in interface design and effectiveness of filtering of electronic news. Preliminary results from a study on effectiveness of predicting interesting Web pages based on the content of previously visited pages suggest a great similarity between reading electronic news and browsing the Web with regards to genre and task. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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