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November/December 2009 (vol. 26 no. 6)
pp. 88-91
Two projects that have developed task-based interfaces that could revolutionize the traditional files-and-folder GUI approach to desktop computing. Mylyn, an open source model for the Eclipse platform, has impressed developers who have tested the prototype. SmartDesktop offers knowledge workers a different way to use Microsoft Office and Outlook.
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task-based interfaceSmartDesktopMylynTasktopEclipsesoftware engineeringsoftwarePrinciples in Practice
Citation:
Greg Goth, "The Task-Based Interface: Not Your Father's Desktop," IEEE Software, vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 88-91, Nov.-Dec. 2009, doi:10.1109/MS.2009.191
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