With current systems, we are forced to make decisions either to keep or not keep; delete or not delete a file. Unfortunately our opinions about many information items do not easily fit into this binary worldview. As a part of an exploratory study of looking at file organization on personal computers, this paper describes how people deal with this difficulty on their computers. It implies that people need a facility for information items that falls between the categories of keep and not keep.
|Original language||English (US)|
|State||Published - 2010|
|Event||iConference 2010 - Champaign, United States|
Duration: Feb 3 2010 → Feb 6 2010
|Period||2/3/10 → 2/6/10|