Chapter 5: Emotional Interaction

Chapter Introduction | Web Resources | Assignment Comments | Teaching Materials

Below is additional material associated with the topics covered in chapter 5.

Emotion and interaction design

Robert Reitmann describes how Norman et al's model of emotion can be applied to interaction design:

Dan Saffer describes the elements of interaction design that cover emotional aspects.

Affective computing

Ros Picard talking about emotion technology at a TedX talk

Emotional interaction

A taxonomy of 25 positive emotions to be used in product design

Automatic face recognition apps

Try this app which lets you model glasses as if you were wearing them using a magic mirror. It really is cool especially when you move your head around.

Another app that uses the camera in your smartphone to let you try on make-up. Download the app from: