Browsing Pornography: An Interface Design Perspective

Anand Agrawala, Anthony Tang, and Saul Greenberg. (2006). Browsing Pornography: An Interface Design Perspective. In Sexual Interactions - Workshop at CHI 2006.


As an extreme case of browsing, the pornographic browsing experience has several unique UI characteristics: it requires simple, lightweight controls; usage needs to be discrete; users’ mental and physical context need to be respected, and common, repeated interactions need to be supported. While we identify design goals for user interfaces to better support browsing of pornographic images and movies, the same goals are applicable to other non-controversial browsing activities


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  booktitle = {Sexual Interactions - Workshop at CHI 2006},
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