Author: Janette Fong
After completing her Master\'s in Human Computer Interaction from Carnegie Mellon University, Janette stayed an additional month at school to finish her work as a Research Assistent to Professor Jen Mankoff.
It was her work with Professor Mankoff that led to 3 separate publications on the creation of new tools for people who are Deaf.
Janette now works as a Product Manager at Ontela, a startup in the mobile services industry in Seattle.
Matthews, Tara, Fong, Janette, Ho-Ching, F. Wai-ling, Mankoff, Jennifer (2006): Evaluating non-speech sound visualizations for the deaf. In Behaviour and Information Technology, 25 (4) pp. 333-351. http://www.journalsonline.tandf.co.uk/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=0144-929X&volume=25&issue=4&spage=333
Matthews, Tara, Fong, Janette, Mankoff, Jennifer (2005): Visualizing non-speech sounds for the deaf. In: Seventh Annual ACM Conference on Assistive Technologies , 2005, . pp. 52-59. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1090785.1090797
Matthews, Tara, Carter, Scott, Pai, Carol, Fong, Janette, Mankoff, Jennifer (2006): Scribe4Me: Evaluating a Mobile Sound Transcription Tool for the Deaf. In: Dourish, Paul, Friday, Adrian (eds.) UbiComp 2006 Ubiquitous Computing - 8th International Conference September 17-21, 2006, Orange County, CA, USA. pp. 159-176. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11853565_10