Issue No.02 - Feb. (2014 vol.47)
Andreas Dahn , University of Rostock, Germany
Clemens H. Cap , University of Rostock, Germany
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.187
Most users do not understand why Web applications behave the way they do and what providers do with user data. Although some network-related aspects of application behavior will always be invisible to users, making applications more transparent will increase their utility and trustworthiness.
Filtering theory, Software testing, Economics, Information technology, Web services, Search engines, Psychology, Human factors, Behavioral science, Human computer interaction, Internet, Search methods,human-centered computing, application transparency, application manipulation, information filtering, Internet search, software psychology
Andreas Dahn, Clemens H. Cap, "Application Transparency and Manipulation", Computer, vol.47, no. 2, pp. 56-61, Feb. 2014, doi:10.1109/MC.2013.187