Grimm’s ™ Fairy Mails
Kevin Cheng  

Grimmís ™ Fairy Mails

May 14th, 2004 by Kevin Cheng :: 13 Comments

During CHI2004, I attended one presentation on Remail (there were two, but I wasn’t able to attend the other). Several days ago, Tom and I finally got ourselves GMail accounts thanks to a reader of OK/Cancel. I thought it would be interesting to compare and contrast the two up and coming clients. Admittedly, GMail is a web application and comparing it to a suite like Remail has some element of comparing apples and oranges. However, the two systems do share surprising similarities in philosophy.

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Tom Chi  

Email Reloaded

May 18th, 2004 by Tom Chi :: 3 Comments

Email, which was developed decades ago so researchers could send electronic letter to each other, has grown incredibly. Especially in the last 15 years, it has gone from rarely used to daily necessity. With this growth has come folders, categories, threading, rules, autorepliers, notifications, spam, spam filters, and on. A fascinating question is where should it all go from here?

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Design Eye for the Web Guy : An overused parody concept but a good redesign of useit.com nonethelss. - Comment »

OK/Cancel is a comic strip collaboration co-written and co-illustrated by Kevin Cheng and Tom Chi. Our subject matter focuses on interfaces, good and bad and the people behind the industry of building interfaces - usability specialists, interaction designers, human-computer interaction (HCI) experts, industrial designers, etc. (Who Links Here) ?