Zoomable user interfaces as a medium for slide show presentations

Lance Good1 and Benjamin B. Bederson1,     1Human Computer Interaction Lab, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA


In this paper, the authors propose Zoomable User Interfaces as an alternative presentation medium to address several common presentation problems. Zoomable User Interfaces offer new techniques for managing multiple versions of a presentation, providing interactive presentation navigation, and distinguishing levels of detail. These zoomable presentations may also offer several cognitive benefits over their commercial slide show counterparts. The authors also introduce CounterPoint, a tool to simplify the creation and delivery of zoomable presentations, ...

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