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Executive Summary

Your user interface may convey time for various reasons, such as through progress indicators that tell users how long they have to wait for an operation to complete. This chapter from Designing and Engineering Time: The Psychology of Time Perception in Software looks at the different ways you can express time in your solutions and how your choice affects the user's perceptions and experience.

Title: Designing and Engineering Time: The Psychology of Time Perception in Software
Author: Steven C. Seow
Chapter 7: "Expressing Time"
ISBN-13: 978-0-321-50918-5; Copyright 2008 by Addison-Wesley Professional. Used with permission of the publisher. For more information, please visit InformIT.

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