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  • Countering design exclusion: bridging the gap between usability and accessibility 

    Keates, Simeon; Clarkson, P. J. (Springer Verlag, 2003-10)
    It is known that many people are being excluded unnecessarily from using products, services and environments that are essential for supporting independence and quality of life. Such exclusion often arises from designers ...
  • Critical user forums: an effective user research method for inclusive design 

    Dong, Hua; Clarkson, P. John; Cassim, Julia; Keates, Simeon (Berg Publishers, 2005-07)
    Inclusive or universal design is about designing more accessible products and services for the widest possible range of users, regardless of age and capabilities. It requires better understanding and empathy with all ...
  • Developing a practical inclusive interface design approach 

    Keates, Simeon; Clarkson, P. John; Robinson, Peter (Elsevier, 2002-07)
    It is known that many products, both software and hardware, are not accessible to large sections of the population. Designers instinctively design for able-bodied users and are either unaware of the needs of users with ...
  • Investigating perceptions of manufacturers and retailers to inclusive design 

    Dong, Hua; Clarkson, P. John; Ahmed, Saeema; Keates, Simeon (Berg Publishers, 2004-11)
    This paper describes a study into industry perceptions of barriers and drivers for inclusive design. The study investigated perceptions of manufacturers and retailers of consumer products in the United Kingdom (UK) and ...
  • Using motion-sensing remote controls with older adults 

    von Bruhn Hinné, Thomas; Keates, Simeon (Springer Verlag, 2011)
    This paper examines how motion sensitive remote control devices can improve the usability of television sets for older adults. It investigates the use of a pointing remote control where the actions are read and selected ...