By Clarisse Sieckenius de Souza,Renato Fontoura de Gusmão Cerqueira,Luiz Marques Afonso,Rafael Rossi de Mello Brandão,Juliana Soares Jansen Ferreira
This booklet provides the SigniFYI Suite of conceptual and methodological instruments, designed to discover meanings inscribed in software program, their origins, purpose and results to spot and hint correlating styles; from software program layout and improvement to software program use and experience.
Based at the research of Semiotic Engineering, the booklet advances the e examine of Human-Centered Computing (HCC), inviting pros, researchers, academics and scholars to mirror upon how subjective and cultural values show up themselves via software program types, courses and person interfaces.
The authors weave a mesh of technical, theoretical and philosophical concerns of what it skill to construct and use software program, exploring what we (professionals and non-professionals) suggest by means of the items of software program we layout and increase, in addition to what items of software program suggest to end-users and others.
Explicitly devoted to software program designers, builders and users, Software builders as Users is a provocative view of socio-technical verbal exchange within the electronic age.