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Human-Computer Interaction

  • By: Chris Woodford
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

Human-computer interaction (HCI) is the study of how people use computer hardware and software, and the application of that knowledge to the design and development process in order to make computers easier to use. At its broadest, HCI can legitimately take ...

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