Journal of Systems and Information Technology: Volume 16 Issue 4


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Exploring the impact of interface signs’ interpretation accuracy, design, and evaluation on web usability: A semiotics perspective

Muhammad Nazrul Islam, Franck Tétard

The purpose of this empirical study was to address two important concerns of Web usability: how user-intuitive interface signs affect Web usability and how applying semiotics…


Creating communities: the use of technology in craft and DIY communities of practice

Kate Holmes, Anita Greenhill, Rachel McLean

The purpose of this study is to gain insight into craft and do-it-yourself (DIY) communities of practice (COPs) and how the use of technology provides ways for participants to…

Using cues to forage for information on the Web

Stella D. Tomasi

The purpose of this paper was to study users’ behaviour when using different search engine results pages (SERPs) to identify what types of scents (cues) were the most useful to…

Comparison of Post-Relational and Object-Relational modelling for real-world database applications

Nikitas N. Karanikolas, Michael Vassilakopoulos

The purpose of this paper is to compare the use of two Object-Relational models against the use of a post-Relational model for a realistic application. Although real-world…

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