Articles by Manuel A. Pérez-Quiñones

Manuel A. Pérez-Quiñones is an
Associate Professor in Computer
Science and a member of the
Center for Human Computer
Interaction at Virginia Tech. His
research interests are in personal
information management, multiplatform
user interfaces, uses of
computers in education, and
cultural issues in interface design.
He is a Multicutural Fellow of the
Office of Multicultural Affairs at
Virgina Tech.

Culture and Usability Evaluation: The Effects of Culture in Structured Interviews

Abstract A major impediment in global user interface development is that there is inadequate empirical evidence for the effects of culture in the usability engineering methods used for developing these global user interfaces. This paper presents a controlled study investigating the effects of culture on the effectiveness of structured interviews in international usability evaluation. The experiment consisted of a usability […] [Read More]