Cognitive Artifacts User Experience (UX) topic overview/definition
Literature on Cognitive Artifacts
Ch 28: Cognitive Artifacts
Cognitive artifacts may be defined as "those artificial devices that maintain, display, or operate upon information in order to serve a representational function and that affect human cognitive performance." (Norman 1991, p.17) Cognitive artifacts are in other words man-made things that seem to aid or enhance our cognitive abilities, and some ex...