Articles by Cynthia Cortez Kamishlian

Photo of CynthiaCynthia Kamishlian has more than ten years of technology experience in business analysis and user experience research. She has worked in commercial and not-for-profit environments, and is currently at MathWorks as a Senior User Experience Specialist. Cynthia focuses on education and commercial applications, and enjoys working with diverse populations.

Learner Centered Design (Book Review)

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A review of Interface Design for Learning by Dorian Peters. Creating designs that transform the user. [Read More]

You Need an Outlet and a Browser: How Children Understand and Use the Internet

Children are not the most effective Web users and more research is needed to explore children’s mental models related to Internet use. [Read More]

Editor’s Note: Combining Children, Technology, and Usability


This issue addresses our understanding and insights into how children interact with technology and how usability professionals can include children in the design process. [Read More]